Bronski Beat’s ‘Smalltown Boy’ is one of those tracks that instantly elevates a dance floor with its pounding beat and pumping synths. Kele Okereke’s decision to turn the track into a dark and moody trip hop style song then, is an interesting choice indeed.
Quickies rounds up new can’t-miss covers. Download ‘em below.
• You probably know Kele better as Kele Okereke, lead singer of Bloc Party. While the band takes a break/resolves reported internal tensions, Kele is releasing a solo EP called The Hunter. It includes this bangin’ cover.
MP3: Kele – Goodbye Horses (Q Lazzarus cover)