Miley Cyrus just covered one of history’s most iconic songs – The Cranberries‘ ‘Zombie’ and it’s awesome.
On saturday, the ‘Wrecking Ball’ hitmaker performed at the Whisky A Go Go in Los Angeles for the virtual #SaveOurStages (#SOS) Fest to raise funds for music venues deemed vulnerable due to the coronavirus pandemic.
As part of her set, Miley Cyrus performed a rendition of the The Cranberries’ hit single ‘Zombie.’
She also covered The Cure‘s ‘Boys Don’t Cry’ and concluded the set with the rock version of her latest hit ‘Midnight Sky’.
Praising the singer, The Cranberries shared a link to the performance on Twitter and wrote: “We were delighted to hear of Miley Cyrus’ cover of Zombie at the Whisky a Go Go #SOSFEST in LA at the weekend. It’s one of the finest covers of the song that we’ve heard. We think Dolores would be very impressed!”
We were delighted to hear of Miley Cyrus’ cover of Zombie at the Whisky a Go Go #SOSFEST in LA at the weekend. It’s one of the finest covers of the song that we’ve heard. We think Dolores would be very impressed! Check it out here: https://t.co/ysFxUZLKnl— The Cranberries (@The_Cranberries) October 19, 2020
Miley Cyrus never shies away from performing other artist’s songs and has been covering a lot of songs lately, most of which being rock songs.
The 27-year-old pop star recently covered Pink Floyd’s ‘Wish You Were Here’ during her appearance on Saturday Night Live in April, The Beatles’ ‘Help!’ at an empty Rose Bowl Stadium in July, Hall & Oates’ ‘Maneater’ on The Tonight Show Starring Jimmy Fallon and Billie Eilish’s ‘my future’ for BBC Radio 1’s Live Lounge in September, reports mxdwn.
She recently dropped her cover of Blondie’s ‘Heart of Glass’ recorded at the Radio Music Festival.