Evanescence’s Amy Lee joins Eurythmics’ Dave Stewart on the cover of Everly Brothers’ “Love Hurts”
According to RevolverAmy Lee of American rock band Evanescence teamed up with Dave Stewart of British pop duo Eurythmics to cover the Everly Brothers hit “Love Hurts” in 1960. The cover made its live debut at the Hey Doll Baby Festival on 19 June.
In an Instagram post, Lee commented on their unique cover of the classic song, “SO, a group of legendary artists have come together and made tribute covers honoring the incredible and timeless Everly Brothers. I am very happy to announce that I have teamed up with the one and only Dave Stewart for a very special version of LOVE HURTS.
Several other artists have also covered Everly Brothers in recent years, including Johnny Depp and Jeff Beck and Danzig. Lee is also no stranger to covers, having released his rendition of ‘The Beatles’across the universe“, from Linkin Park“Heavy“with Lzzy Hale and Tenacious D’s”Kyle leaves the group.” Evanescence has been quite active outside of the covers. In March 2021, the group released a new song titled “better off without you” and released his fifth studio album The bitter truth. In May 2021, they announced a fall 2021 co-headlining tour with Halestorm. In October 2021 announced his new graphic novel Cassandra’s Revolution. More recently, they have been included in the lineups of major music festivals, including rock party 2022 and Rocklahoma 2022 alongside other rockers Shinedown, Disturbed, Megadeth and Korn. Listen to the brand new cover with Dave Stewart below!
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