Now here’s an inventive, genre-crossing cover for you: Striking Matches’ take on Kanye West and Jamie Foxx’s “Gold Digger.”
Sarah Zimmermann and Justin Davis—whose music you might recognize from placements over the four seasons of Nashville—clearly knew there was no way they could out-rap West. So they did what they do best: whip out their guitars.
The duo swap out West’s bars and Foxx’s hook for twangs, slide guitar and riffs, and it all adds up to one of the most unique Kanye covers we’ve ever heard.
Check it out below: