New England’s Lions Lions have partnered with AbsolutePunk to release a cover of Bruno Mars’ 2012 hit “Locked Out Of Heaven.”
“We dig this song a lot so we decided put our own spin on it! (We apologize for not being even a fraction as talented as Bruno!)” writes the band on YouTube. To their credit, anyone trying to tackle someone like Bruno is doomed to face a permanent uphill battle. Like Madonna or Michael Jackson, his singles have hit that level of permanence in the annals of music history that anyone hoping to put a fresh spin on the original is forever destined to have that redux in the shadow of the original. That said, this is a fine second take and you can enjoy the track at the end of this post.
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