Maddie & Tae unveiled a pair of Spotify singles on Wednesday (August 5), including a genre-bending cover of Harry Styles’ “Watermelon Sugar.”
The country duo joins forces with the rising pop trio Avenue Beat, and transforms the summer-like hit into a low-key ballad with harmonies. “Strawberries on a summer evening / baby, you are at the end of June / I want your stomach and that summer feeling / to be washed in you,” the ladies crown when a steel guitar sags in the background.
Somewhere in the release, Maddie and Tae offer a stripped-down role on their latest single “Everywhere I’m Goin ‘.” “He̵
The track was originally released as a promo single for their second album in 2020 So it feels, which also includes singles “Friends Don’t” and “Die From a Broken Heart.”
Avenue Beat, meanwhile, continues to accelerate its quarantine lineup, “F2020”, which went viral on TikTok and follows their self-titled 2019 EP and 2020 one-off singles “Thank You Anxiety” and “I Really Don Is Not Like Your Boyfriend.”
Check out Maddie & Tae’s Spotify Singles with Avenue Beat below.