MTV World Taps Angus Stone For "Cover The World" Program

MTV World partners with Chevrolet for a new program, called Cover The World that includes four global artists that will each cover an iconic song chosen by fans. Selected to represent Australia is Angus Stone - better known as half of the acclaimed sibling duo, Angus & Julia Stone, and the voice behind the pair's stand-out track "Big Jet Plane," which has more than 11 million YouTube views.

Selected for their diversity, each artist is respected and celebrated in their native country. Other participating artists include - South Korea's WonderGirls, Jamaica's Gyptian, and America's All Time Low.

Fans will vote at www.covertheworld.com for the artists to reimagine one of the following songs:

• "Don't Know Why" - Norah Jones
• "True Colors" - Cyndi Lauper
• "Hit Me With Your Best Shot" - Pat Benatar
• "You Ain't Seen Nothing Yet" - Bachman-Turner Overdrive
• "Son of a Preacher Man" - Dusty Springfield
• "Take On Me" - A-Ha

To learn more, visit www.covertheworld.com
 

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