Oh, child, take a look at them now!
Amazon Prime’s ‘Daisy Jones & The Six’ TV Collection Companion Album has taken the music world by storm! Since its launch earlier this month, “AURORA” has held #1 on the iTunes chart and reached #1 on Billboard’s soundtrack chart.
The 11 tracks clearly resonated with listeners; “Daisy Jones” author Taylor Jenkins Reid lately posted an Instagram video of her daughter skipping to the album!
Jenkins Reid’s daughter is not the one listener grateful for the music of “Daisy Jones & The Six”; two vastly fashionable artists have launched their tackle Daisy Jones & The Six’s hit tune “Look At Us Now (Honeycomb).”
Marcus Mumford channels his internal rock star for “Daisy Jones & The Six’s Music!”
Mumford ditched the banjos as he helped the musical kinds of Daisy Jones & The Six come to life!
Mumford wrote the lyrics for the band’s smash hit “Look At Us Now (Honeycomb)” together with songwriter Blake Mills. The Grammy Award-winning songwriter has penned a number of songs for indie sensation Band of Horses and a Mr. Robert Zimmerman, Bob Dylan, himself!
Discussing the tune’s writing course of, Mumford recalled that the duo initially wrote “Look At Us Now (Honeycomb)” to be envisioned in a selected type. Mumford and Mills’ unique imaginative and prescient for the melody involves life in an all-new interpretation, that includes Mumford and a duet associate whose vocal type he knew would swimsuit the melody from the outset.
Who’s Mumford’s duet associate?
The previous Mumford and Sons frontman has enlisted a sure nation singer to assist him carry his unique imaginative and prescient of the tune to life!
Grammy-winning sensation Maren Morris was capable of match the invoice! Morris earned three Grammy nominations for her newest album “Humble Quest” final 12 months. She was nominated for Finest Nation Album for the LP and two awards for “Circles Round This City”, Finest Nation Tune and Finest Nation Solo Efficiency.
Mumford additionally shared his ideas on Morris’s inclusion within the tune.
“… This time, we stripped the tune right down to acoustic guitar and vocals — which is the way it was written — after which constructed it again from there till we got here up with an association we preferred. I have been a longtime fan of Maren, each her solo music and her work with The Highwomen, and this duet wanted a voice like hers. We’re actually so grateful that she agreed to do that,” Mumford mentioned in a press launch for the duet.
Morris additionally shared his ideas on the expertise, expressing his admiration for a way “Daisy Jones & The Six” authentically portrays the musician’s life-style.
He says, “Exhibits that depict the truth of what it takes to be a band or what it is actually wish to tour can usually get it unsuitable. One of many elements of “Daisy Jones” is that they selected to floor this fictional universe with actual songwriting. The music within the present that Blake Mills created and the unimaginable performances of the actors give the world a heartbreaking authenticity. I am so honored to sing on ‘Look At Us Now’ with Marcus.” (through CONSEQUENCE)
Morris shared a behind-the-scenes video of the recording session on Instagram Friday morning.
Within the reel, shot for Amazon Music, Morris reveals he first met Mumford when the duo recorded their rendition.
“I like being within the room and singing with somebody stay,” Morris mentioned. “I actually suppose you have got these magical moments the place two singers are within the studio collectively, dealing with one another, singing towards one another. Every take felt like a brand new starting of one thing.
Mumford additionally praised Daisy Jones & The Six’s model, calling it a “melting” model!
Marcus Mumford & Maren Morris’ duet of “Look At Us Now (Honeycomb)” is now streaming solely on Amazon Music!