He also performed ‘One Night’ as part of a recent season
Griff has shared a cover of ABBA’s classic track ‘Take a Chance on Me’ – you can watch the video below.
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BRIT’s Rising Star winner picks up 1978 single as part of Swedish station Sweden Radio‘P3 Session’. She also performed a stripped-back version of her track ‘One Night’, which came out back in August.
For his ABBA cover, Griff began singing a cappella before playing an acoustic guitar. She was joined by Stockholm Strings for the special vocals. Meanwhile, “One Night” saw the artist give a stripped-back solo performance.
Watch both clips here:
Griff covers ‘The Winner Takes It All’ with Nina Nesbitt Earlier this year, when she explained that she was “listening” [ABBA] load during lockdown”. The pair team up for the Griffs ‘Against the Clock’ series, in which he has “an hour to create, reproduce and reproduce a song”.
Meanwhile, Griff recently gave Lorde’s “Solar Power” an electro-pop spin to Spotify singles. “[I] Changed the ragas, played new drums, just enjoyed playing with it,” she explained.
Griff’s first mixtape, One Foot in Front of the Other, arrived in June. In a five star review, Granthshala wrote: “In seven songs from her debut mixtape she tackles broken relationships (‘Black Hole’), how a person can feel at home (‘Shade of Yellow’) and celebrates someone who It doesn’t know how great they really are (‘walk’).
“The lyrics for each are honest and specific to Griff’s experiences, but are presented in a way to encourage listeners to find their own resonance.”