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Sufjan Stevens busts out his awkward dance moves for ‘Hotline Bling’

It wasn't even that sad.


Audra Schroeder


Published Nov 1, 2015   Updated May 27, 2021, 5:28 pm CDT

Drake‘s “Hotline Bling” has become a communal text for artists to reinterpret: Just ask Justin Bieber. But last night, Sufjan Stevens fans got a more surprising rendition. 

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The singer-songwriter brushed off his best falsetto and covered the song at a show in Jersey City, alongside singer Gallant and a giant image of Drake’s face. Stevens also attempted his best Awkward Drake dance moves. Or maybe that’s how he normally dances. 

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Now we just have to wait for Weird Al‘s cover. 

H/T Pitchfork | Screengrab via Jon Uleis/YouTube 

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*First Published: Nov 1, 2015, 2:24 pm CST