Demi Lovato Covers Adele's "When We Were Young" At Cleveland Concert

Adele's voice is pure gold. From "Hello" to "Someone Like You," she has an incredible sound to her that most singers, no matter how talented, would never begin to attempt to mimic. Except for one... the talented Demi Lovato, of course. The singer is currently on her tour for "Future Now: The Tour." During her Cleveland performance on Friday, September 2nd, Demi surprised and stunned the audience with a cover of Adele's "When We Were Young."

Youtuber JWBGSU explained that while on stage, Demi explained that she had a special treat for Cleveland and that she wanted to sing one of her favorite songs. But, she had never sung it before. In true Demi fashion, she went on to sing the emotional ballad "When We Were Young," and it was obviously amazing. Check out a video of the performance below.

In just one week, the fan-uploaded video of Demi's performance already has over 700,000 views. A sign of just how incredible Demi's version of Adele's song is. 

Just to prove how great Demi's special spin on Adele's song is, listen to the original in the below two videos. They're two different performances of Adele singing the song live, each with their own special touches. In the first video, Adele sings the song live at the BRIT Awards 2016.

In the second video below, Adele adds quite a bit of raw emotion to the live performance at The Church Studios. If you've never heard of The Church Studios, Bustle reported that it's a studio in London that is half of a renovated church. If the shoe fits! The below video was actually the original debut of the "When We Were Young" song, back in November 2015.

Adele's "When We Were Young," off of her new album 25, is about love lost and time passing. Listening to the lyrics can certainly bring you to tears (especially with singers like Demi and Adele), thinking about past friendships and relationships, how time has passed, and learning to let go. Some of the most emotional parts of Adele's lyrics for the song include:

"...Let me photograph you in this light
In case it is the last time
That we might be exactly like we were
Before we realized
We were sad of getting old
It made us restless
It was just like a movie
It was just like a song...

It's hard to win me back
Everything just takes me back
To when you were there
To when you were there
And a part of me keeps holding on
Just in case it hasn't gone
I guess I still care
Do you still care?

It was just like a movie
It was just like a song
My God, this reminds me
Of when we were young..."

-Adele, "When We Were Young"

So, with the summer coming to an end and fall and the new school year here, hold onto those special moments; learn through time and experience to let go of the hurtful ones; look to the future with an open heart and open mind. With homecoming right around the corner, it's a great time to create new memories and learn from the past.

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