Put on a sweater, because the studio version of Adam Lambert’s cover of Cher’s 1998 smash “Believe” will send chills down your whole body. Lambert sent jaws dropping to the floor last December when he debuted his haunting take on the 1998 AutoTune dance classic at the Kennedy Center Honors. It brought a tear to Cher’s eyes and a blizzard of overheated social media reactions.
“Tried 2 write Feelings About Adam Lambert Singing Believe In Words,but Cant seem 2.When Your senses are Overwhelmed All Can you feel with your [❤️] ,” Cher tweeted following the telecast.
On Friday morning (Dec. 6) Lambert finally gave us the recorded take on the song, which sounds every bit as thrilling as it did a year ago.
Listen to Lambert’s version of “Believe” below.