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Watch Jorja Smith’s velvet smooth take on ‘Killing Me Softly’

British singer-songwriter Jorja Smith visited Australia’s triple j radio show to deliver her rendition of Roberta Flack’s ‘Killing Me Softly’ for Like a Version.

Smith stayed true to the soulful, velvet-smooth vocals of the original hit, which was boosted in popularity by The Fugees in 1996, whilst her live band’s jazzy instrumental gives it an unforgettably upbeat twist – check it out below.

The cover comes after Jorja Smith’s 2018 debut album Lost & Found solidified her a nomination as Best New Artist the upcoming Grammys ceremony this weekend.

Madeleine Dunne

While studying multimedia journalism at Glasgow Caledonian University, Madeleine began writing for several publications including Transistor, Vegan Connections, and GigSlutz. In 2018, she became the music editor for Vegan Connections before joining the Music Crowns team as a staff writer and digital assistant. @kohlgrrl

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