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Erykah Badu & James Poyser Share Cover Of Squeeze’s “Tempted”

Erykah Badu & James Poyser Share Cover Of Squeeze’s “Tempted”

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Erykah Badu Performs at Summer Spirit 2018
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The cover was released as a Record Store Day 2019 7″.

Back in April, Yep Roc Records released a 7″ cover of Squeeze’s 80s hit song “Tempted” by Erykah Badu and James Poyser. Now, the cover has been shared on music streaming services.

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Badu made the song with Poyser, producer/engineer Steve Mandel, Thundercat, and others, according to Pitchfork. Along with the cover, an instrumental version has also been released.

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Earlier this year, Badu performed alongside Yasiin Bey in San Francisco. The two did Bey’s song “Umi Says” during Badu’s show at The Warfield Theatre.

H/T: Pitchfork

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