Sunday, November 8, 2015
Amazing Cover: "The Heart of the Matter/ Umbrella" (India.Arie)
On India.Arie's 2006 third studio album Testimony: Vol. 1, Life & Relationship, the GRAMMY-winning singer/songwriter covered one of Don Henley's hit singles "The Heart of the Matter" and transformed the rock song into a smooth mellow soulful opus that Arie remarks peaked Henley's interest.
With that said, during the North Sea Jazz Festival in 2007, India performed her empowering rendition of "The Heart of the Matter" and then transition into Rihanna's #1 smash hit single "Umbrella." Watch Ms. Arie's amazing covers medley of Don Henley's "The Heart of the Matter" and Rihanna's "Umbrella" below and Enjoy!