Sun-kissed track has been turned into an electro-pop banger for Spotify singles
Griff covers Lorde’s ‘Solar Power’, turning the track into an electro-pop banger – listen to the version below.
The track was recorded for Griff’s new Spotify singles release, where she also performs an alternate version of her recent single ‘One Night’.
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“The recording process for Spotify Singles just started with me in my music room,” Griff said in a statement. “I reproduced the Lorde song, changed the strings, got new drums, just had fun playing with it. We had One Night and Solar Power for a rehearsal day to come alive before recording it at Rock Studios. Went.
“It was great to do a new version of my single ‘One Night’ and I chose to cover Lorde because she’s such an inspiration – I’m a fan of Just One Day. I’ve been waiting for her to come back for a long time. So like I just heard ‘Solar Energy’, and I loved it so much, I knew I wanted to cover it.
Listen to the two tracks below:
Griff’s new single “One Night” follows the singer and producer’s recent debut mixtape “One Foot in Front of the Other,” which came out in June.
Reviewing the ‘One Foot in Front of the Other’ mixtape upon release, 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.”
Meanwhile, Lorde will be touring the third album ‘Solar Power’ worldwide next year with four dates in London, including three nights at the Roundhouse.