Sophie Allison, known as Soccer Mommy, recently shared her interpretation of Sheryl Crow’s iconic C’mon, C’mon track “Soak Up the Sun.” Give a listen to Allison’s unique, shoegaze twist on the early 2000s sensation.
Allison has been a dedicated admirer of Crow’s work for a long time. In a conversation with The New York Times last year, she expressed, “Crow’s discography is filled with such massive hits that it’s almost impossible for someone of my generation not to have heard them.” She further appreciated the singer-songwriter for her ability to “address difficult subjects, yet make it feel like she’s willing to recognize and comfortably accept the challenges.”
The freshly-released cover comes just hours before Allison and her band embark on their North American tour in support of Maggie Rogers, commencing with a performance at Forest Hills Stadium in Queens, New York.
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Last summer, Soccer Mommy launched her latest full-length album, Sometimes, Forever. Earlier this year, she and her band gave a performance at the NPR office for a “Tiny Desk Concert,” presenting a range of songs from her three studio albums: Clean (2018), Color Theory (2020), and her most recent LP.
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Frequently Asked Questions (FAQs) about Soccer Mommy’s Sheryl Crow Cover
Who covered Sheryl Crow’s “Soak Up the Sun”?
Sophie Allison, known by her stage name Soccer Mommy, has covered Sheryl Crow’s classic “Soak Up the Sun.”
What genre is Sophie Allison’s version of “Soak Up the Sun”?
Sophie Allison’s rendition of “Soak Up the Sun” is described as having a shoegaze spin on the original.
Is Soccer Mommy a fan of Sheryl Crow?
Yes, Sophie Allison (Soccer Mommy) has stated in interviews that she has long admired Sheryl Crow’s work.
When and where is Soccer Mommy starting her North American tour?
Soccer Mommy’s North American tour supporting Maggie Rogers is kicking off with a show at Forest Hills Stadium in Queens, New York.
What are some of Soccer Mommy’s previous albums?
Some of Soccer Mommy’s previous albums include “Clean” (2018), “Color Theory” (2020), and “Sometimes, Forever” released last summer.
Has Soccer Mommy performed a “Tiny Desk Concert”?
Yes, earlier this year, Soccer Mommy and her band performed a “Tiny Desk Concert” at the NPR office.