Contact Us

London Grammar Cover Miley Cyrus’ ‘Wrecking Ball’

Are you ready for yet another cover of ‘Wrecking Ball’?

Following the wacky Chatroulette version you wished you didn’t see, newcomers London Grammar take on the song — taking it to a whole new place with their ambient, moody take. Their haunting version is definitely worth checking out.

The British trio performed the Miley Cyrus ballad for the BBC Radio 1 Live Lounge, the venue for so many wonderful covers before — including Miley’s amazing version of a Lana Del Rey track!

Using all the melancholy of the original, London Grammar’s cover doesn’t come in like a wrecking ball in the least, instead seeping into your skin with its spare keyboard and guitar accompaniment by Dot Major and Dan Rothman. Frontwoman Hannah Reid is oft compared with Florence Welch, and her flawless vocals here show exactly why that is.

London Grammar’s debut album ‘If You Wait,’ featuring single ‘Strong,’ was released this fall. They head out on a U.S. tour in the spring. Check out their full dates here.

Next: Jason Derulo Covers Lorde's 'Royals'

Recommended For You

Around the Web

Best of PopCrush

Leave a Comment

It appears that you already have an account created within our VIP network of sites on . To keep your personal information safe, we need to verify that it's really you. To activate your account, please confirm your password. When you have confirmed your password, you will be able to log in through Facebook on both sites.

Forgot your password?

It appears that you already have an account on this site associated with . To connect your existing account just click on the account activation button below. You will maintain your existing VIP profile. After you do this, you will be able to always log in to http://popcrush.com using your original account information.

Please fill out the information below to help us provide you a better experience.

(Forgot your password?)

Register on PopCrush quickly by logging in with your Facebook account. It's just as secure, and no password to remember!

Not a member? Sign up here

Please solve this simple math problem to prove that you are a real person.

Register on PopCrush quickly by logging in with your Facebook account. It's just as secure, and no password to remember!