8 February, 2016 - NME.com
Weezer frontman Rivers Cuomo has shared his latest Instagram cover version, opting for Fetty Wap's 2015 hit 'Trap Queen'.
Cuomo regularly uploads short clips of himself covering current pop hits and has shared versions of songs by Bastille, Rae Sremmurd and Lukas Graham in recent weeks. His latest is a stripped-back take on Fetty Wap's romantic ode to drugs.
Check out his take on 'Trap Queen' and Rae Sremmurd's 'Come Get Her' below:
TRAP QUEEN cover @fettywap1738 A video posted by Rivers Cuomo (@rivers_cuomo) on Feb 7, 2016 at 12:54pm PST
My cover of @raesrummerd COME GET HER A video posted by Rivers Cuomo (@rivers_cuomo) on Jan 13, 2016 at 7:37pm PST
Weezer release their new, self-titled album later this year. 'Weezer' is the band's latest self-titled album and is being dubbed 'The White Album' by fans thanks to its all-white cover. It follows similar themed albums (blue, green and red) from their back catalogue.
The record will be released on April 1 and includes the singles 'Do You Wanna Get High?' and 'Thank God for Girls'.
Weezer ('The White Album'):
'Wind in Our Sail'
'Thank God for Girls'
'(Girl We Got A) Good Thing'
'Do You Wanna Get High?'
'King of the World'
'Summer Elaine and Drunk Dori'
The band will also perform live in Manchester and London on the week of the album's release with gigs at Manchester Academy (April 3) and London's O2 Academy Brixton (April 5) announced last week.
Weezer released their ninth and most recent album 'Everything Will Be Alright In The End' in October 2014.
Weezer will play:
Manchester, Academy 1 (April 3)
London, O2 Brixton Academy (April 5)