While cover versions are not uncommon, it’s been a while since one as special as the new release from South Korean artist Elli K came along. “The Shadow Of Your Smile”, originally by the legendary and iconic Tony Bennett and winner of the 1966 Grammy for Song of the year, gets a phenomenal rework by Elli and ThisIsTheLatest are delighted to premiere its captivating video. Holding on to the emotion delivered by Bennett but with modern, simple jazz influences and a sweet vocal delivery, Elli’s new version of this song, together with its stunning visuals, is sure to earn both herself and Bennett some new fans.
Inspired by nature and the world around her, when asked about the inspiration for the video. Elli says: “I tend to focus my singing on the cleanness and warmth of the wind.”
“The Shadow Of Your Smile” is Elli’s last release of the year and sets the tone for what fans can expect from her upcoming EP Love Collage which will be released in March. Give “The Shadow Of Your Smile” a listen below and for more information on and to keep up to date with Elli K, visit her website or follow her on Instagram.