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Video: John Mayer Performs Acoustic Version of Beyonce's 'XO' During Show in Australia

April 16, 2014 (6:43 am) GMT
Katy Perry's ex-boyfriend turns the Ryan Tedder-penned song off Beyonce's latest chart-topping album into a slow-tempo acoustic jam during his concert in Adelaide, Australia.

gave ' "XO" a makeover at his recent show. The 36-year-old singer successfully turned the hit song into a slow-tempo acoustic jam during a concert in Adelaide, Australia, on Tuesday, April 15.

Taking the stage in a blue shirt and a pair of jeans, Mayer performed the song while playing his acoustic guitar. Towards the end of the song, he also played his harmonica. His fans could be heard cheering once he finished the song.

"XO" is a single off "", Bey's self-titled album that peaked at No. 1 on Billboard 200 following its release back in December. Penned by hitmaker Ryan Tedder, the track serves as the lead contemporary hit radio single from the LP.

Prior to covering Beyonce's song, Mayer revealed that he's a fan of the 32-year-old diva. 's ex-boyfriend, who's currently still promoting his latest studio effort "", tweeted, "The best thing about Beyonce? The break in her voice on the first 'baby, love me lights out' in 'XO'. Real and raw."


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