Boys Keep Swinging (3:39)

Cover of Singles

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  • zeitinfarkt

    You just don't get it, do you? Given both David Bowie's and Billy MacKenzie's ambiguous sexuality, they both have the damned right to sing their own interpretation. And this version is wondeful in its way!

    15 Feb 2013 Reply
  • abunono

    Ná caoin nuair a bhíonn an bháisteach ag teacht!

    5 Oct 2012 Reply
  • Hellraiser917

    Join my group http://www.last.fm/group/The+Associates+-+Billy+Mackenzie :)

    1 May 2011 Reply
  • ChatTypeman

    Glad this cover version exists. Really like the mood and sparseness of it. Bowie original is obviously great. As for the haters - I think they were quite capable of doing a note for note remake, but what's the point in that?

    14 Apr 2011 Reply
  • sian_emily

    yep, its better than the bowie version

    1 Mar 2011 Reply
  • Namey

    That thick bass and Billy's near-hysterical vocals contrasting brilliantly with the stripped down groove, its expectant repetition - seems the Bowie fans here are quite the morons for not getting this, yeah....

    18 Nov 2010 Reply
  • RayGunNoey

    why would you cover a fantastic (Bowie) song and just strip it down with less emotion? it doesn't really work.

    30 Oct 2010 Reply
  • gmpwca

    this is hilarious! Billy Mackenzie's sense of humor was lost on many, I see.

    14 Jul 2010 Reply
  • boriskaufman

    Jeez, these vocals are loud (and atrocious). I'll pass.

    11 Mar 2010 Reply
  • phoenixdbp

    a very awful cover of a brilliant bowie track

    3 Mar 2010 Reply
  • sourgrrrl

    I think Beyonce got her idea for "If I were a boy" from this song....

    25 Jan 2010 Reply
  • docktertim

    Average cover of a great Bowie song

    23 Dec 2009 Reply
  • RAGGLEMAN

    Great cover of an average Bowie song.

    21 Jul 2009 Reply
  • CDPETE01

    I think Bowie just has the edge here.

    6 Jun 2009 Reply
  • piun

    I just like it more than the original one!

    26 Feb 2009 Reply

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