Lorde Covers ‘In The Air Tonight’ For BBC Radio

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Lorde’s Melodrama World Tour has brought her to England, where she stopped by the BBC’s Live Lounge to perform a few songs for her Brit fans. Naturally, she did a stripped-down “Green Light” – but she also surprised with a cover of Phil Collins’ mega hit, “In The Air Tonight.”

Lorde had already cited Collins as a major influence in creating Melodrama. In a recent interview on Marc Maron’s podcast “WTF,” she explained what draws her to certain male artists: “My favorite pop males are the guys that sound like a combination of your boyfriend and your dad. That’s Phil.”

Take a listen…