Listen to Charlie XCX's acoustic version of "Boys"

New from the British singer.

  • · Posted 6 months Ago
  •  BY Jack Lowe

After the success of new track "Boys", musician Charlie XCX has shared a stripped-back acoustic version of the song.

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In the video for the original version of the track, Charlie XCX switches gender roles, getting famous male celebrities like Joe Jonas, Mac DeMarco, Bastille‘s Dan Smith, Panic At The Disco‘s Brendan Urie, Bleachers‘ Jack Antonoff, Joey Bada$$, Diplo, Stormzy, and Riz Ahmed to perform the same dance moves and poses that women are usually seen doing in mainstream videos.

She also recently took to Twitter to unveil who she would cast in an all-female version of the video, if she were to ever make one, naming CupcakKe, Mě, Dua Lipa, Tove Lo, former Fifth Harmony member Camila Cabello, Brooke Candy, ALMA, Sky Ferreira, Rita Ora, Grimes, Starrah, Zara Larsson, Japanese star Kyary Pamyu Pamyu, Selena Gomez and Carly Rae Jepsen, among others.

You can listen to the acoustic version of "Boys" above.

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