Watch Kelela Perform a Heart-Wrenching Cover of Sade's "Like a Tattoo"

Watch Kelela Perform a Heart-Wrenching Cover of Sade's "Like a Tattoo"

by zo
October 12, 2017 4:48 PM

A must-see-and-hear cover of Sade’s Love Deluxe gem

Fresh off the release of her debut album, Kelela has blessed the good folks at BBC Radio 1 with a pair of performances in a recent Piano Sessions installment.

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Performing the album cut “Waitin” and a cover of Sade‘s “Like a Tattoo,” the DC electronic experimentalist dials into a sweet minimalism, accompanied by a lone key player and an echoing mic.

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Watch Kelela perform a heart-wrenching Sade cover above. Hit the link below to scoop a copy of her new album, Take Me Apart, via iTunes. Scroll on for the dates on her fall tour in support of the album.


Tour Dates:
10/20 – Mexico City, MX @ Sala Corona
10/29 – San Francisco, CA @ The Independent
10/30 – Oakland, CA @ The New Parish
11/1 – Portland, OR @ Hawthorne Theater
11/2 – Seattle, WA @ Neumos
11/5 – Minneapolis, MN @ 7th Street Entry
11/6 – Chicago, IL @ Promontory
11/7 – Detroit, MI @ El Club
11/9 – Toronto, ON @ Velvet Underground
11/10 – Montreal, QC @ Belmont
11/11 – Cambridge, MA @ Middle East Downstairs
11/12 – New York, NY @ Bowery Ballroom
11/13 – New York, NY @ Bowery Ballroom
11/16 – Washington, D.C. @ U Street Music Hall
11/17 – Durham, NC @ Motorco Music Hall
11/18 – Atlanta, GA @ Masquerade (Hell Stage)
11/20 – New Orleans, LA @ Gasa Gasa
11/21 – Houston, TX @ White Oak Music Hall Downstairs

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