You may have thought that Weezer‘s cover of Toto‘s “Africa” steeped the ironic ’80s hit in enough present-day pizazz to placate today’s listeners—but did it? Well, now there’s a version of the tune that does justice for those with an interest in the more extreme side of music. Break out the corpse paint and listen to a black metal cover of “Africa” below!
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The rain-blessing cover comes from the dark lords in parody act Woods Of Trees, who’ve already put their stamp on Celine Dion’s “My Heart Will Go On,” Mariah Carey’s “All I Want for Christmas Is You” and more, as noted by Loudwire.
Go ahead, check out the black metal “Africa” cover right now. And just tryyy not to headbang your noggin clean off:
What do you think of the black metal-style cover? What’s your favorite version of “Africa” so far? Sound off in the comments!