Sex and the City 2: Liza Minnelli Murders Beyonce’s “Single Ladies (Put a Ring On It)” (Video, Audio)
So we’ve all been eagerly awaiting Liza Minnelli’s version of Beyonce’s “Single Ladies (Put a Ring On It)” from the forthcoming Sex and the City 2, yes? Well here it is, and let’s just say that Countess LuAnn may have nothing to worry about.
Liza’s been a camp icon for longer than most of us have been alive, but even this one’s stretching the limits of good sense. Look, I’ve nothing against Liza with a zzzz, and I can enjoy the Beyonce original just as much as anybody. (The version with the little 8-year-old girls bumping and grinding? Not so much.) But this one goes rather beyond the pale, even for La Liza.
Will it be the surprise smash hit of the summer? Ummmm….no. But as always: You make the call. Meanwhile, here’s hoping Alicia Keys’ take on Blondie’s “Rapture” — also a part of the SATC soundtrack — comes off better…