Kacey Musgraves & Hayley Williams Cover “Girls Just Want To Have Fun” At The Ryman [Watch]

first_imgOn Wednesday, country star Kacey Musgraves, who recently won four Grammy Awards, including “Album of the Year” for 2018’s Golden Hour, opened up a four-night run of shows at Nashville, TN’s historic Ryman Auditorium.Judah & The Lion Release New Single “Pictures” With Kacey Musgraves [Listen]In addition to performing a career-spanning setlist of original material, Kacey Musgraves invited up Paramore vocalist Hayley Williams for a cover of Cyndi Lauper‘s 1983 hit single, “Girls Just Want To Have Fun”. Although made popular by Lauper, “Girls Just Want To Have Fun” was originally released by Philadelphia rocker Robert Hazard in 1979. It’s evident Musgraves and Williams were having fun with the cover, as the duo twirl and dance around the stage, also inviting the audience to sing along.Watch Musgraves’ cover of “Girls Just Want To Have Fun” below:Kacey Musgraves w/ Hayley Williams – “Girls Just Want To Have Fun”[Video: the C]This cover follows Musgraves’ recent tribute to Selena Quintanilla-Pérez at Houston, TX’s NRG Stadium, the same venue where Selena delivered her final performance on February 26th, 1995, just a month prior to her tragic murder in March of that year. It was only fitting that Musgraves used the opportunity to pay tribute to the late Tejano singer by covering one of her biggest hits, “Como La Flor”, which found its way into the setlist in front of a very welcoming audience.Musgraves continues her oh, what a world: tour, which began last fall and continues through September 2019. Fans can head over to Musgraves’ website for ticketing and more information.[H/T Consequence of Sound]last_img read more

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