Mayer Hawthorne Puts His Spin On “Everybody Wants To Rule The World”

If Tears For Fears’ “Everybody Wants to Rule the World” doesn’t ring a bell. Listen to it, then stream Nas’ song “Rule,” off his Stillmatic album.

Now, crooner Mayer Hawthorne has decided to cove the classic song.The passionate soul singer has been performing the cover on his Man About Town tour, which also the name of his recently released album. Hawthorne added his touch on extras sounds to the original instrumental, it’s still a feel-good track.

Fans can purchase Man About Town on iTunes.

Stream the song and the full Man About Town album below.