Cee-Lo - (You’re So Square) Baby, I Don’t Care

Posted 4 years ago
Producer:
Cee-Lo Green
Album:
Rave On Buddy Holly

Thought Huey Lewis and the News were the first to postulate the hipness of squareness? Think again—songwriters Jerry Lieber and Mike Stoller advanced a similar thesis decades earlier on You’re So Square (I Don’t Care), a minor pop standard performed by everyone from Elvis Presley, to Buddy Holly, to… Cee-Lo Green. The F*ck You hitmaker’s rendition of the record, a tribute to Buddy Holly’s hit cover, finds the artist showcasing his prodigious talents both on the mic and behind the boards, serving up a vintage rock ‘n’ roll backdrop for his own throwback vocal stylings. For more modern homages to a rock legend, check out tribute album Rave On Buddy Holly when it hits stores June 28.

Cee-Lo Green AlternativeHitmaker

Written by
Posted 4 years ago

More from Cee-Lo Green

Featured Video

New Features

2016-04-29-drake-kanye-jay-removed-pop-style

Why Did Drake Really Remove Kanye & Jay Z From “Pop Style” For the Album?

Three weeks after the Drake, Jay & Kanye collab was rolled out The Throne got axed from the album. What happened behind the scenes? Read More
Posted about 56 minutes ago by Nathan S.
2016-04-28-just-blaze-two-albums-unreleased-jay-z

Just Blaze Says He Has Two Albums Worth of Unreleased Jay Z Music

There's more unreleased, potentially classic material sitting on Just Blaze's servers than most rappers have ever actually dropped. Read More
Posted 20 hours ago by Yoh
2016-04-28-jay-z-sign-odd-future-2011

What if Jay Z Had Actually Signed Odd Future Back in 2011?

Before J. Cole had even put out an album, Jay was trying to convince the Odd Future rebels to join Roc Nation. Read More
Posted 22 hours ago by Yoh
2016-04-28-royce-advice-for-new-artists

Royce da 5’9”: “These Kids Should Get Punched in the Face Before They Get Into the Business”

Royce says that hip-hop is currently "flag football" and explains why rappers who don't pay their dues are setting themselves up to fail. Read More
Posted about 24 hours ago by Nathan S.
Sample Text - Sample Link
0:00
3:00
Shrink
Hide

TRENDING NOW



Flame

TOP 20 MUSIC CHARTS


Discover the best new songs, videos, and albums added to the Booth.