Post Malone Performs Nirvana Covers With Travis Barker: Watch

The 15-song set included performances of "Frances Farmer Will Have Her Revenge on Seattle", "Lounge Act", and "Heart-Shaped Box"

Post Malone performs Nirvana covers
Post Malone performs Nirvana covers
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Here we are now, entertain us: Post Malone delivered a rousing set of Nirvana covers as part of a YouTube livestream benefiting COVID-19 relief. Watch the full replay below

Playing live from his home in Salt Lake City on Friday, Posty ripped through a varied set of covers that ranged from “Frances Farmer Will Have Her Revenge on Seattle” to “Lounge Act” to “On A Plain” to “Heart-Shaped Box”. And in a nod to Kurt Cobain, he performed the entire set while wearing a flower dress.

Malone was joined by a band that included Travis Barker on drums, Brian Lee on bass, and Nick Mac on guitar.

Both Nirvana bassist Krist Novoselic and Courtney Love cosigned the performance: “So proud of @PostMalone and crew,” Novoselic tweeted, while Love tuned in live, according to Malone.

Proceeds from the livestream benefited The United Nations Foundation’s COVID-19 Solidarity Response Fund for The World Health Organization (WHO) in support of COVID-19 relief efforts. Fans were able to make donations to the UN Foundation in real time during the livestream, and Google matched all donations at a 2:1 rate, up to $5 million. As of publication, over $500,000 had been raised.

Livestream replay:

https://twitter.com/KristNovoselic/status/1253815404364886017

Setlist:

Frances Farmer Will Have Her Revenge on Seattle
Drain You
Come As You Are
Lounge Act
School
Heart-Shaped Box
Something In The Way
About A Girl
Stay Away
Lithium
Breed
On A Plain
Very Ape
Territorial Pissings
In Bloom

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