Harry Styles is a fan of Peter Gabriel! He revealed this on The Howard Stern Show, where he covered Gabriel's track "Sledgehammer."
"Sledgehammer" appeared on Gabriel's 1986 album, So. Does Styles do justice to the track? Give it a listen below.
Harry Styles covers "Sledgehammer" by Peter Gabriel
Harry Styles holds Peter Gabriel in high regard
On the Stern Show, Styles described "Sledgehammer" as one of "the best-mixed songs" ever. He's also considering adding the cover to the setlist for his upcoming tour.
As for the cover of "Sledgehammer," social media users are expressing awe at the similarity between Styles's vocals and Gabriel's on the original track.
Peter Gabriel's "Sledgehammer" is also remembered for its inventive music video, which features stop motion animation and pixilation.
Peter Gabriel's "Sledgehammer" (1986) - The classic music video
Harry Styles on tour in 2020
The former One Direction singer sets out on his "Love On Tour" series of concerts in April.
Look for Styles to potentially perform "Sledgehammer" live during the world tour! His new album, Fine Line, was released in December 2019.