When I first heard that Beyonce and Andre 3000 were covering Amy Winehouse’s ‘Back to Black’, I thought it would he the typical R&B singer/rapper collaboration: singer sings verses and chorus and rapper spits a verse. Well, not this time around.
Andre in all his smooth musical genius and glory turns this song into a duet between him and Bey and I can’t say that I’m anything short of impressed. The trailer definitely gave off the impression of a singer/featured rapper structured song but this preview of over a minute of the song blows all that speculation out the water. We’ll hold our review ’til we hear and bring you the full track but enjoy this 1 minute and 18 seconds so long: