Lizzo Pays It Forward With A Sultry Cover Of Harry Styles’ “Adore You”

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Lizzo is paying it forward with her latest cover and music fans are reaping all the benefits. 

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When Lizzo stopped by BBC Radio 1’s Live Lounge on Monday she put her own spin on Harry Styles’ “Adore You.” She even improvised a sweet dedication to the former boy bander mid-song. Really, it’s the least she could do, after Styles slayed his Live Lounge cover of her hit “Juice.” 

For Lizzo’s cover, she turns the Fine Line track into a R&B jam with all the ‘90s feels. The recent Grammy winner’s black pleather jumpsuit, á la Madonna’s “Human Nature” video look, didn’t hurt the vibe either. Her sultry delivery on this love song put us all in a strawberry lipstick state of mind. 

But the real highlight is Lizzo’s flirty delivery of her ad-libbed line, “You don’t have to say you’re mine / Oh, Harry.” Oh my, we’d walk through fire to hear Lizzo sing her way through Styles’ discography. Especially if every one of her covers ends like this one does: with a flute solo, natch.

Honestly, the only way this cover — and we mean only — could have been any better is if Styles joined Lizzo for an “Adore You” duet. Of course, after its reaction to their live “Juice” team-up last month, the internet might still need a moment to collect itself. 

Watch Lizzo’s good as hell cover below.

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