A couple of years ago, and I'm sure you remember, I played an epic song by a woman named Florence Welch, who records under the name Florence + The Machine.
Remember "Cosmic Love"?
That song's from the 2009 album Lungs; it's been in the top forty in the United Kingdom for sixty-five consecutive weeks...one of the best- selling albums of 2009 and 2010.
Earlier this year, in January, Florence worked with hip hop artist Drake on material slated for his upcoming record. She and the Machine recorded a cover of the Buddy Holly song "Not Fade Away" for a Rave On Buddy Holly, a tribute album for his 75th birthday.
And the original:
Now, they're getting ready to release their second studio album, Ceremonials, on November 1st.
Here's the epic new song from Florence + The Machine, "Shake It Out":