Two months ago, Joshua Tillman aka Father John Misty released a new track on his Soundcloud account. Today, the track was released again with an official and mastered version via Sub Pop. “Real Love Baby” is a perfect summer tune, reminiscent of The Beach Boys who would have tried Motown. The singer, who is active and a must-be-followed artist on Twitter, also revealed that he was offered $250,000 to cover The Backstreet Boys‘ “I Want It That Way”.
Father John Misty‘s surprise single Real Love Baby smells like a flower field in the 60s and featured Thomas Brenneck of the Budos Band on guitar.
Here is the original track that was released in May on his Soundcloud:[soundcloud url=”https://api.soundcloud.com/tracks/264837667″ params=”color=ff5500&auto_play=false&hide_related=false&show_comments=true&show_user=true&show_reposts=false” width=”100%” height=”166″ iframe=”true” /]
The artist also revealed on Twitter that he was offered $250,000 to cover The Backstreet Boys’ “I Want It That Way” for a Chipotle’s commercial. He politely declined: