A$AP Rocky is at all times prepared to experiment along with his sound, which was obvious along with his newest album Testing. The Mob frontman stopped by Australia's triple j radio station for a efficiency as a part of their Like A Version phase on Thursday and stepped it up once more. The 29-year-old kicked off his medley with Testing standout reduce "Praise the Lord," the place he was joined by Skepta and a four-piece reside band, making for a luscious sonic that rivals the album's recorded model.
The Harlem native then confirmed off his inventive versatility by shifting into a canopy of Otis Redding's 1968 traditional "(Sittin' On) The Dock of the Bay." Rocky ought to put his soulful singing voice to make use of extra typically on data sooner or later. Overall, A$AP delivered a soothing efficiency, the place he correctly paid homage and noticed a inventive danger repay.
Later Thursday, Rocky popped up at one among Skepta's Sydney Opera House reveals as a shock visitor, sending the Aussie crowd right into a frenzy for the ultimate monitor of the night time with their deadly collab "Praise the Lord." The vogue icon continues his Australia run, the place he's slated to carry out on the Listen Out Festival over the weekend.
"This was a loopy expertise. I had mad enjoyable right this moment, and Skepta made it even twice as enjoyable. I can't wait to come back again out right here to Australia. It's simply been items, video video games, and good power. You can't actually ask for extra," A$AP mentioned following the triple j efficiency.
Watch A$AP Rocky cowl Otis Redding's "(Sittin' On) The Dock of the Bay" and carry out "Praise the Lord" under.