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Yid Vid: Yael Naim Does Britney Spears

By Daniel Treiman

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The new issue of Heeb Magazine has a nice interview with Mac-made musical sensation Yael Naim.

From it I learned that the Israeli-born singer, best-known for her brilliant “New Soul,” does a live cover of Britney Spears’s “Toxic.” “I wanted to take something far from what I enjoy and make it mine,” Naim tells Heeb. “Britney Spears was far enough.”

Here’s Naim’s version:

By way of comparison, here’s the original by Britney.


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Comments
Ben Fri. Jul 11, 2008

Britney vs. Yael. Who wins.

CS Goldstein Sat. Jul 19, 2008

She may be able to actually do Kurt Weill with some coaching.




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