Anton Du Beke has made a swing cover of Arctic Monkeys ‘I Bet You Look Good On The Dance Floor’ and you need to hear it

The 'Strictly Come Dancing' star has covered the 2005 indie disco classic with a dose of razzle dazzle

How do we know it’s Christmas? Because the great and the good from the world’s of light entertainment are all releasing albums, that’s how. From Shane Richie to Len Goodman via Nick Knowles, all of your nan’s favourite lads are putting out records, and Strictly Come Dancing‘s Anton du Beke is one of them. ‘From The Top’ is the toe-tapping telly star’s debut album – it comes out on November 24 and literally features a cover of ‘I Bet You Look Good On The Dancefloor’. Do you see what he’s done there?

“I love the Arctic Monkeys and this is a very different version of one of their tracks,” he’s said. “I hope they don’t mind what we’ve done with it. They might not have has it down as a swing track but it definitely works!” Listen below and see if it has you tap-tapping across the floor of your office/living room/common room.

The ‘From The Top’ tracklisting is:

  • Putting On The Ritz
  • Me And My Shadow ft. Lance Ellington
  • Something Stupid ft. Hayley Sanderson
  • More
  • City Of Stars ft. Connie Fisher
  • Moondance ft. The Overtones
  • Fly Me To The Moon
  • Beyond The Sea
  • Moon River
  • Don’t Rain On My Parade
  • It Had To Be You
  • That’s Amore ft. Lance Ellington
  • Blue Moon
  • Nothing But Love
  • Pure Imagination
  • I Bet That You Look Good On The Dancefloor
  • It’s The Most Wonderful Time Of The Year