VIDEO: Naya Rivera in 2CELLO's Take on Muse's 'Supermassive Black Hole'
Croatian cellists Luka Sulic and Stjepan Hauser , known as 2CELLOS are back with a new music video and a brand new album. The galactic themed music video for their second single is a flirtatious and "come-hither" version of Muse's hit "Supermassive Black Hole" featuring Glee's Naya Rivera on vocals as you've never seen nor heard her before. Check out the video below!
"We love Naya's sexy voice - it's perfect for this song!" says Stjepan. "We recreated Muse's amazing guitar riff on the cello and by using different sound effects, we gave this traditionally classical instrument a more contemporary, rock sound."
"We became friends with Naya last year on the set of Glee and this is a perfect follow up to our appearance on the Michael Jackson tribute episode," says Luka.
The new album, entitled IN2ITION (pronounced Intuition) is produced by the legendary Bob Ezrin , and is set for release on January 15, 2013 through Sony MASTERWORKS and is currently available for preorder at Amazon and iTunes.
The label released 2CELLOS' self-titled debut album last year, establishing Sulic and Hauser as an innovative classical-pop/rock duo who took their classical instrument to the contemporary repertoire.
On IN2ITION, 2CELLOS take their original concept even further by including guest artists like Elton John , guitarist Steve Vai , Glee's Naya Rivera , classical superstar Lang Lang , legendary Italian vocalist Zucchero and pop artist Sky Ferreira . IN2ITION was recorded in Zagreb, Rome, Nashville, Las Vegas and Los Angeles.
"Both Luka and I love classical music and have studied it since childhood," notes Hauser. "But we are really excited to put our own take on some of our favorite pop and rock songs."
In addition to "Supermassive Black Hole" the new 2CELLOS album offers a fresh and unique twist on classics such as Fleetwood Mac ("Oh, Well" feat. Elton John ), The Prodigy ("Voodoo People"), Coldplay ("Clocks" feat. Lang Lang ), Rihanna ("We Found Love"), AC/DC ("Highway To Hell" feat. Steve Vai ), Cher and Nancy Sinatra ("Bang Bang" feat. Sky Ferreira ), The Police ("Every Breath You Take") and Elton John ("Candle In The Wind").