Jarell Perry - Blow (Beyoncé Cover)

Posted 2 years ago
Producer:
HSVN
Album:
None (Promo Single)

Late last month, Jarell Perry impressed Boothgoers with a soulful reimagining of Own It, a cut of Drake‘s 2013 Nothing Was the Same LP. Now, the indie crooner has put his stamp on a sensual selection off Beyoncé‘s recent self-titled full-length. In its original form, Blow detailed the artist’s thoughts as she received oral pleasure from her man. Here, of course, the roles are reversed. The gender-flipped version of the cut works surprisingly well, although Perry had to omit the lyrics on the hook. (Guess “Can you eat my skittles?” doesn’t sound quite so natural coming from a dude.) As usual, HSVN mans the mixing boards, crafting a more understated, atmospheric synth arrangment to replace Bey and Pharrell‘s upbeat, disco-infused instrumental. Are Perry and his behind-the-boards partner two for two on the cover tip? Debate away! Those feeling it can hear more (original) material from the artist on his White EP, out now on iTunes.

Jarell Perry DownloadsIndieR And B Pop

Written by
Posted 2 years ago
Get The PLUG app by DJBooth and get the best hip-hop writing and news delivered daily.

More from Jarell Perry

Featured Video

Hip Hop News

First Listen: Spark Master Tape Delivers Trunk-Rattling “KKALLABASSASS”

The mysterious new act drops off a hard-hitting, exclusive world premiere. Read More
Posted about 2 hours ago by Brendan V

Isaiah Rashad’s “The Sun’s Tirade” Will Feature Kendrick Lamar, Jay Rock & SZA

With the album dropping in less than three days, Top Dawg has revealed the tracklisting for Zay's sophomore album. Read More
Posted 2 hours ago by DJ Z

Announcing A3C & DJBooth’s Top Prospects Showcase This October

If you will be in Atlanta and love great music, this is one show you don't want to miss. Read More
Posted 3 hours ago by Brendan V

Seeing Beyond Reality: The Psychedelic Shift In Hip-Hop

We're in the midst of a renaissance in hip-hop, and psychedelics are playing a big role in that shift. Read More
Posted 4 hours ago by Brent Bradley

Young Thug Doesn’t “Care For Sex That Much,” But Has He Heard His Own Music?

There's a stark difference between the real life Thugger and his overtly sexual rap persona. Read More
Posted 5 hours ago by Brent Bradley

The Overlooked Brilliance of Joey Bada$$’ “Devastated” Release

It looks like Joey has more tricks up his sleeve than he’s willing to let on. Read More
Posted 6 hours ago by Brent Bradley
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.