Singer takes on Meghan Trainor's 2014 single in session for Radio 1
Jamie T has covered Meghan Trainor’s hit single ‘All About That Bass’. Watch him perform the song live below.
The singer recorded his version of the song, which hit Number One in the UK when it was released in 2014, during a live session on BBC Radio 1.
Jamie T released new EP ‘Magnolia Melancholia’ this week (April 6). The EP includes the track ‘Don’t You Find’, which was first released on the 2014 album ‘Carry On The Grudge’, as well as new songs ‘Magnolia Melancholia’, ‘Marilyn Monroe’ and ‘Riverbed’. There are also covers of Bran Van 3000’s ‘Mama Don’t Smoke’ and The Replacements’ ‘Bastards Of Young’.
Jamie T returned last year after an absence of almost five years, to release his acclaimed third album ‘Carry On The Grudge’. In support of the album, the singer played a series of live shows that included two sold-out nights at London’s Alexandra Palace.
He won three awards at the NME Awards 2015 with Austin, Texas. The solo singer-songwriter scored the prize for Music Moment of the Year for his 2014 comeback, in addition to winning Best Track supported by Tito’s Handmade Vodka and Best Video for ‘Zombie’ earlier in the evening.
The ‘Magnolia Melancholia’ tracklisting is as follows:
‘Don’t You Find’
‘Mama Don’t Smoke’
‘Bastards Of Young’