Stream: The Horrors Do Beyonce
    • THURSDAY, OCTOBER 13, 2011

    • Posted by: Joe Puglisi

    We truly enjoyed the ambient muddle of Skying, the most recent album from brit-rockers The Horrors. That's why we were enthused by their ambitious cover of Beyonce's diva jam "Best Thing I Never Had", but also curious—how would that gothy wash of sound correlate to Beyonce's sprightly R&B? As it turns out, surprisingly well... the band takes B's tune and morphs it into a '80s-tastic, uptempo anthem that's almost unrecognizable. Take notes, this is how you cover with style.

    The band recorded the cover live while playing on BBC Radio 1 Live Lounge. This might be the happiest we've ever heard them.

    Hot Baeble Videos
    exclusive interview

    exclusive interview

    Sexy Song

    Sexy Song

    XXX 88 ft Diplo

    XXX 88 ft Diplo

    God's Plan

    God's Plan

    Live It Up

    Live It Up

    Blake Hazard live at Industry City

    Blake Hazard live at Industry City

    Mako live at Baeble HQ

    Mako live at Baeble HQ

    Lena Fayre live at The Baeble Bounce House

    Lena Fayre live at The Baeble Bounce House

    Tom Walker live at Baeble HQ

    Tom Walker live at Baeble HQ

    Long As I Live

    Long As I Live

    © 2018 Baeble Media. All rights reserved.