Ellie Goulding, the queen of dubstep and techno, is making a name for herself with the many releases of covers of alternative hits. She usually doesn’t release videos to the tracks, but the singer decided to give her fans a treat and dropped the visuals to her rendition of Alt-J “Tessellate”.
Since stepping on to the scene a few years ago, Ellie Goulding has been releasing hit after hit. The singer recently began dropping a variety of covers from the likes of fun. to The Weeknd. In her most recent cover, the UK artist decided to take on the indie Alt-J’s “Tessellate”. She adds a little jazz and sultriness, which can be found in the video she released of the track. She dropped the cover last week, but has finally blessed fans with the full black and white visuals.
Although she released the video quietly, it could not escape the indie blogosphere. The video has been praised for it’s sultriness and sexy rendition of the record. She takes the British Band’s An Awesome Wave hit and turns it into an indie hit!
The video show a new side of the UK singer and that’s exactly what’s she’s going for. “I’m really excited about it because it’s not what you’d expect from me,” she told MTV News of the cover. “It’s a completely different version of the song …it’s not what you’d expect from me.”