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Gotye: 'Jimmy Kimmel Live' Performance with Kimbra!

Gotye makes his first televised performance in the United States with a gig on Jimmy Kimmel Live, which aired on Wednesday (February 1).

The 31-year-old Belgian singer performed his song “Somebody That I Used to Know” with collaborator Kimbra.

The song has gained some traction on multiple Billboard charts over the past week! It jumped 50-31 on the Hot 100 Chart, 36-18 on the Hot Digital Songs Chart, and 7-5 on the Rock Songs Chart.

The “Somebody That I Used to Know” video has racked up over 60 million views on YouTube since its release in July!


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Walk Off The Earth Covers Gotye's 'Somebody That I Used to Know'

Check out Canadian act Walk Off The Earth and Sarah Blackwood‘s cover of Gotye and Kimbra‘s smash song “Somebody That I Used To Know.”

Five people playing one guitar!

“I know who to ask for help with acoustic versions of ‘Somebody’: Walk Off The Earth,” Gotye tweeted. “Hilarious and brilliant.”

“This is truly awesome!!” Kimbra added. “Now, THAT’S team work.”

Even Russell Crowe tweeted about it: “Check out Walk Off the Earth’s cover of ‘Somebody I used to know’. Brilliant.”

And then the Aussie actor tweeted at the indie band from Burlington, Ontario, saying, “A revelation. What a collection of voices. Do you write your own songs?”

If you missed it, check out Walk Off The Earth‘s cover of Adele‘s “Someone Like You.” and Gotye‘s original song “Somebody That I Used To Know.”

Follow everyone on Twitter @Gotye @WalkOffTheEarth @KimbraMusic @JaredEng @JustJared!


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