Singing Talking Heads

To celebrate “Talking Heads honcho” David Byrne, whose birthday is today – Happy Birthday BTW -, we have selected twelve artists or bands who have covered Talking Heads’ most famous songs.

They are Cage The Elephant, Bonnie Raitt, The Lumineers, Widespread Panic, The Motet, Antibalas, The Roots, David Byrne, St Vincent, Angelique Kidjo, Mavis Staples, Yonder Mountain String Band, Florence and the Machine, Lotus

Here, they are reunited in one glorious playlist. Enjoy!

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Singing Talking Heads

Tracklist

1 . Cage The Elephant – Psycho Killer

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2 . Bonnie Raitt – Burning Down The House

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3 . The Lumineers – This Must Be the Place

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4 . Widespread Panic – Life During Wartime

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5 . The Motet – Nothing But Flowers

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6 . Antibalas & The Roots – Born Under Punches

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7 . David Byrne & St Vincent – Road To Nowhere

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8 . Angelique Kidjo – Once In A Lifetime

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9 . Mavis Staples – Slippery People

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10 . Yonder Mountain String Band – Girlfriend Is Better

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11 . Florence and the Machine – Wild Wild Life

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12 . Lotus – Crosseyed and Painless

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Singing Talking Heads

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