This September will see the release of a new star-studded tribute album to Marc Bolan, put together by the late Hal Willner. Today, Kesha has shared her cover of the T. Rex classic “Children of the Revolution.” She performed it with MC5 guitarist Wayne Kramer and Elvis Costello bassist Davey Faragher and drummer Pete Thomas, with Marc Bolan’s son Rolan on backing vocals. Check it out below, along with her statement on the recording.
AngelHeaded Hipster: The Songs of Marc Bolan and T.Rex is out September 4 via BMG. It features contributions from Father John Misty, Lucinda Williams, U2 with Elton John, Joan Jett, Todd Rundgren, Devendra Banhart, and more. Back in April, Nick Cave shared his cover of “Cosmic Dancer.”