WEEKLY PLAYLIST: We've Got It Covered

OUR CONNECT ARTISTS MAKE AMAZING ORIGINAL MUSIC. ON THE SIDE, THEY'RE ALSO MAKING FANTASTIC COVERS. CHECK OUT THESE GEMS NOW. 

Monogem // photo cred: Lindsey Byrnes

Monogem // photo cred: Lindsey Byrnes

Monogem's cover of The Weeknd's "Earned It" is, no doubt, the sexiest thing we've heard in a while. 

"Drunk/Crazy In Love" (Originally by Beyoncé)

by CORAL BONES

Coral Bones // photo cred: Trevor Christensen

Coral Bones // photo cred: Trevor Christensen

Coral Bones' synth-pop makeover/mashup of Queen Bey's "Drunk In Love" and "Crazy In Love" is the friskiest little number. 

"Best Friend" (originally by Brandy)

by GAVIN TUREK & TOKIMONSTA

Gavin Turek// photo cred: Tiger Studio

Gavin Turek// photo cred: Tiger Studio

Our favorite disco queen Gavin Turek and her partner in crime TOKIMONSTA took Brandy's 1995 classic "Best Friend" and gave it a delicious pop-perfect upgrade. 

"I'm Not The Only One" (originally by Sam Smith) 

by WOLF COLONY

Wolf Colony// photo cred: Tan Camera

Have your tissues on hand when you press play on Wolf Colony's supremely heavy-hearted rendition of Sam's Smith's "I'm Not The Only One." 

"Somebody That I Used To Know" (originally by Gotye) 

by EMPATHY TEST

Empathy Test//photo cred: Tanya Dean

Empathy Test//photo cred: Tanya Dean

Empathy Test brings Gotye's "Somebody That I Used To Know" up several notches with twinkling synths and echoes. Swoon.

"Simple Things" (originally by Miguel) 

by MONOGEM

Monogem//photo cred: Lindsey Byrnes

Monogem//photo cred: Lindsey Byrnes

We couldn't resist slipping another of Monogem's winning covers in here. She gives Miguel a run for his money with her version of "Simple Things."

"Cavalier" (originally by James Vincent McMorrow)

by SAFIA

SAFIA// photo cred: Ryan Evon 

SAFIA// photo cred: Ryan Evon 

Aussie electro crooners SAFIA give James Vincent McMorrow's "Cavalier" a gorgeously lush orchestration.  

"Love Will Tear Us Apart" (originally by Joy Division) 

by ELEKTRIK PEOPLE

Elektrik People // photo cred: Louis Palos

Elektrik People's version of Joy Division's "Love Will Tear Us Apart" is awash in booming electro beats and love lust.  

Bette Davis Eyes (originally by Kim Carnes)

by MY GOLD MASK

My Gold Mask // photo cred: Kerri Hacker

My Gold Mask kick Kim Carnes' "Bette Davis Eyes" up several notches with jangly guitar riffs and playful vocals.

"Talking Body" (originally by Tove Lo)

by WILD SONS

Wild Sons // photo cred: EnterTheSeventh

Wild Sons give Tove Lo's sexy anthem "Talking Body" a cheerful pop treatment.

"Hope She'll Be Happier" (originally by Bill Withers) 

by HENRY HALL

Henry Hall //photo credit: Portra

Henry Hall makes time slow down with his soulful interpretation of Bill Withers' "Hope She'll Be Happier."