Viral sensation Conor Maynard may be the exception to the “don’t cover an amazing vocalist because it will never be as good” rule. On “Dance With Somebody,” Maynard takes the Whitney Houston smash and makes it entirely his own. Marking 10 years since Houston passed, Maynard’s somber and powerful version of the iconic song is an emotionally driven masterpiece. Already a global star, it is easy to see why Maynard so easily connects to his fans through his digital presence and raw talent.
Listen to “Dance With Somebody” below.