Lana Del Rey, who released her new album, Norman Fucking Rockwell is currently on her tour of the same name. In Seattle, audiences were treated to a stripped-back piano version of Joni Mitchell’s ‘For Free’. The original was first heard on the iconic legend’s 1970 album Ladies of The Canyon.
Lana Del Rey has made picking up cover tracks a theme of her current tour, with a sprinkling of various covers seeping into her set. Recently, Del Rey performed a beautiful rendition of Leonard Cohen’s ‘Chelsea Hotel No.2’ with Adam Cohen, his son. It’s a beautiful performance.
Lana Del Rey gave her fans a glimpse of the wonderful Joni Mitchell track on her official Instagram channel. The cover version is expertly performed, toeing the line between homage and making it her own.
Listen to Lana Del Rey cover Joni Mitchell’s ‘For Free’ below: