The stripped down version is available now
UK star-in-waiting Cat Burns and multi-award-winning artist Sam Smith have teamed up for a special, clean duet of Burns’ viral single ‘Go’, available now via Sony Music UK/RCA Records.
The duo showcase each artist’s incredible vocal abilities, while Smith’s signature songwriting style brings a fresh perspective to the South London artist’s BRIT-certified gold single. Smith and Burns recently premiered their version of “Go” to fans and spectators with a special performance at Speakers’ Corner in Hyde Park.
“I discovered Cat’s music earlier this year, and was immediately moved and refreshed by her honesty, incredible technique, and delivery as a singer,” Smith shares. “I’m so grateful to be a very small part of this song and this special moment. The cat is a gift to all of us.
“What an honor and what a pleasure it was to work with Sam! Burns adds. “[Smith] were super sweet and added an extra level of specialness to the song, which is clear to hear!
Entering the official charts in the UK for the first time in his career, “Go” became a permanent fixture in the Top 5 of the Official Singles Chart for a total of 11 weeks. The song is the lead single from Burns’ recently released six-track EP, emotionally unavailablewhich explores complex feelings during the ebbs and flows of mental health journeys, friendships, commitment, and issues of abandonment — topics close to the lyricist’s heart.