Often Halsey’s best performances are reserved for smaller, more intimate settings. And the pop singer took full advantage of the typically intimate stage on the BBC Radio 1 Live Lounge for two of her best recent live performances yesterday.
Halsey performed a direct and emotional rendition of her hit “Without Me,” relying on her vocals to carry the song without the layers of production that appear on her recorded track.
But the real treat of the day might have been Halsey’s live cover of Juice Wrld’s “Lucid Dreams.” Supported primarily by a single electric guitar, Halsey transformed the SoundCloud rapper’s track into a singer-songwriter ballad that still retained enough edge to feel true to the meaning of the original song.
You can watch both performances below. Continue Reading →