Amy Shark releases ‘Teenage Dirtbag’ cover for Spotify Sessions

How does it compare to the original?

Adidas enthusiast and Aussie superstar Amy Shark is known to throw in a cover at her live performances. Eminem’s ‘Superman’ appeared to be her go to cover song of 2017.

More recently, Wheatus’ punk hit ‘Teenage Dirtbag’ has started taking over. Shark has been performing it at a bunch of gigs this year, including at MTV Unplugged and Nova’s Red Room. Now the song that was originally made popular by the American rock band has been added to Shark’s Spotify profile as her latest release. Following her MTV Unpluggedperformance, Wheatus took to Twitter to say they loved her version of their song.

Shark's 'Teenage Dirtbag' rendition has been paired with alive version of 'I Said Hi' for this release. In the past, Shark has been known to cover Australian artists with songs ‘Miss You Love’ by Silverchair and ‘Riptide’ by Vance Joy.

Listen to her Spotify performance below:

Amy Shark performs at the Melbourne Cup Carnival’s Kennedy Oaks Day on Thursday November 8.