Watch Gwen Stefani turn her hit songs into country tunes
The “Hollaback Girl” is now a girl who surprises you.
On Monday night’s episode of “The Tonight Show Starring Jimmy Fallon,” Gwen Stefani took part in a skit where she performed country versions of some of her best-known solo and No Doubt songs.
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Fallon opened the skit by playing a character named Buck Pinto, sitting in a chair with a wig of long hair that fell over his shoulders, a cowboy hat, a button-down shirt, jeans, and boots as he sold a new record titled “Gwen’s Gone Country.”
“If you’re like me, you love the sweet sounds of local country music,” he said. “But if you’re also like me, you love rock music from multi-talented superstar Gwen Stefani.”
“The problem is, you have to choose one or the other. Well, not anymore, thanks to this new album, ‘Gwen’s Gone Country’, ”he continued. songs like ‘Just a Girl’, ‘The Sweet Escape’ and, of course, the classic ‘Don’t Speak’.
Stefani then appeared on screen wearing a printed shirt and cowboy hat, strumming a guitar against mock natural backgrounds as she sang a time-lapse country version of “Don’t Speak.” .
Fallon’s Pinto then reminded viewers of all of the other songs in the collection, including “It’s My Life,” “Underneath It All,” and “Spiderwebs,” which Stefani performed as a country ballad.
“If I saw this on my caller ID, I would pick up right away,” Pinto said.
“Didn’t you think I would yell at you, girl?” That’s right. You wouldn’t do that because you’re not a ‘Hollaback Girl’, ”he added, featuring Stefani’s performance of ‘Hollaback Girl’ with a country accent, such a catchy earworm. that it can lead you to BANANAS.
Where there is Stefani, you can often find her boyfriend, fellow “Voice” trainer Blake Shelton. Sure enough, as the sketch drew to a close, Pinto spiced up the offer by informing viewers if they order now they will also receive a bonus album, “Blake Shelton: Big Ska Country”, featuring the singer “God’s Country” on the blanket cradling a green mohawk and holding a trumpet.
“Order today. There is no doubt that you will love it, ”said Pinto, playing to the lyrics of the band No Doubt.
So, yes, order now. What are you waiting for?