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Old 07-03-2022, 03:13 PM
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Default Boy George sings a song over the top of "Albatross"

Follow this link for the Youtube link to hear him sing the song:
https://retropopmagazine.com/boy-geo...oLjYwL6XQiZIQk
"Boy George keen on Stevie Nicks duet after sharing Fleetwood Mac-inspired track"

Boy George has shared a new track inspired by Fleetwood Mac’s Albatross.

The song, which shares its title with the group’s 1968 instrumental recording, features George singing over the guitar-based tune and is available on his YouTube channel.

Revealing his inspiration for the track, he wrote: “I had this idea while driving in Los Angeles about fours [sic] ago and I just decided to sing over this classic.

“This is a cover of the Fleetwood Mac classic which I always felt was a slow blues jam.”

Taking to Twitter to share the song with fans, George explained he re-recorded the music for his cover and mused a duet with the band’s frontwoman Stevie Nicks.

“You understand I have written over this classic instrumental by Fleetwood Mac,” penned the Culture Cub star.

“Although we recreated the music. When I hear a beautiful landscape I just get carried away.”

He added: “I wonder what @StevieNicks will think. She could join me on vocals!”
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Old 07-03-2022, 03:28 PM
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Uh........ no.
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Old 07-13-2022, 12:17 PM
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It could have turned out far worse than it actually did. That being said, some songs are best left as instrumentals.
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Old 07-14-2022, 01:34 PM
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"Taking to Twitter to share the song with fans, George explained he re-recorded the music for his cover and mused a duet with the band’s frontwoman Stevie Nicks."

This makes me really want to hurt him in memory of Peter.
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Old 07-18-2022, 01:32 PM
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Oh, horrible. I have two Youtube accounts so I gave it two "dislikes."

The mentioning of Stevie Nicks is merely advertising -- as the most popular member of the band, she gets more searches and likes than anyone else (a lot more than Peter Green, certainly).
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