YUNGBLUD made his debut on BBC Radio 1’s Live Lounge with the incredible mashup.
He started with a passionate version of the Scott’s track “Goosebumps” accompanied by string instruments. He then seamlessly transitions into “Back To Black” by Winehouse. He then finishes by performing the chart-topping track “Senorita” by Mendes and Cabello. It’s an absolute sight to behold, and you can see it down below.
🖤 THIS is how you make your Live Lounge debut 🖤@YUNGBLUD combined @Camila_Cabello and @ShawnMendes‘ ‘Señorita’ with Amy Winehouse’s ‘Back To Black’ and @trvisXX‘s ‘Goosebumps’ and it’s completely epic 🤯#R1LiveLoungeMonth pic.twitter.com/FXIRmPAhHB
— BBC Radio 1 (@BBCR1) September 4, 2019
Needless to say, fans were impressed. You can see how they reacted down below.
— O2 Academy Brixton (@O2academybrix) September 4, 2019
— Chelsea Tenenbaum (@Ceeinwonderland) September 4, 2019
— vic(master)toria (@victoria_rose7) September 4, 2019
His energy is through the roof in this one, love it
— 𝒏𝑒𝒕𝒕𝑎 (@hopelesshabit) September 4, 2019
can I say that’s the most unexpected thing ever but also the coolest thing I’ve ever heard?
— paola or whatever (@cowgirlwanted) September 4, 2019
I NEED TO LISTEN TO THE FULL VERSION OMG
— L; 🖤🚣🏼♀️🏳️🌈 (@Istanppl) September 4, 2019
He also performed his latest track “Hope For The Underrated Youth” at the gig. You can see the full music video for that track below.
More YUNGBLUD news
The two artists interviewed each other for NME at Reading and Leeds festival.
They began with talking about when they first met, which MGK says consisted of YUNGBLUD walking into his house “without knocking on the door”.
“And all my thugged out homies were in the living room like ‘Who is this kooky British guy just walking through our house,” Machine Gun Kelly said.
YUNGBLUD defended his actions, saying he thought the rapper left the door open for him to walk in.
“I walked into the living room like ‘Hello lads. Do you know where the machine gun is?” he joked.
They also talked about their favorite songs to karaoke, which include tracks from the Killers and Oasis. MGK also said YUNGBLUD “blew (his) mind” with his cover of Taylor Swift’s “22”.
“The last time we hung out we karaoked and he broke his hand,” MGK said. “That was killer.”
They got to reveal which of the other artist’s songs is their most favorite. Machine Gun Kelly picked “Loner” and YUNGBLUD couldn’t help but gush about the rapper’s “Candy.”
The entire interview was definitely entertaining and gave fans a lot more insight into the friendship between the two musicians. You can see the full video below.
What do you think of the new YUNGBLUD mashup? Sound off in the comments down below!