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triple j's Like A Version - Out Now!


triple j’s much-loved LIKE A VERSION series returns with its highly anticipated 12th instalment, released Friday October 7th, through ABC Music / UMA.

LIKE A VERSION 12 features some of the best-loved triple j artists as they cover their favourite songs – often thought-provoking, always entertaining and all recorded live on triple j Breakfast with Matt and Alex.

This year’s double album will be the latest release from the platinum selling series, with previous releases reaching #1 on the ARIA Charts in both 2014 and 2015.

LIKE A VERSION 12 features a collection of 39 of the year’s greatest tracks including; Tame Impala’s version of ‘Confide in Me’ (Kylie Minogue,) Sarah Blasko’s tear-jerking rendition of ‘Life On Mars’ in tribute to the late David Bowie, as well as the memorable mash-up of ‘Hello’ (Adele) and ‘King Kunta’ (Kendrick Lamar) performed by this year’s triple j Hottest 100 chart-toppers The Rubens, plus so much more.

Track Listing:


1.  Broods - One Dance

2.  The Rubens - King Kunta/Hello

3.  Tame Impala - Confide In Me

4.  Childish Gambino - So Into You

5.  E^ST - Bitter Sweet Symphony

6.  Cub Sport - Ultralight Beam

7.  Luca Brasi - How To Make Gravy

8.  Urthboy - Roll Up Your Sleeves

9.  Sarah Blasko - Life On Mars

10.  In Hearts Wake - Vice Grip

11.  The Temper Trap - Multi-Love

12.  Vera Blue - Breathe Life

13.  Tuka - Big Jet Plane

14.  Modern Baseball - Dope Calypso

15.  Ayla - Throw Your Arms Around Me

16.  The Cat Empire - Get some

17.  Yeo - Forces

18.  Ngaiire - The Less I Know The Better

19.  Jake Bugg - If I Could Change Your Mind

20.  Grouplove - Bullshit


1.  Paces - Keeping Score {Ft. Guy Sebastian}

2.  Drapht - Frankie Sinatra

3.  MS MR - Genghis Khan

4.  Boy & Bear - Back To Black

5.  The Murlocs - Every 1’s A Winner

6.  Airling - U Got It Bad

7.  Art Vs Science - Enter Sandman

8.  Claptone - How Deep Is Your Love

9.  Dylan Joel - You Got A Friend In Me

10.  Bad//Dreems - Can't Feel My Face

11.  Anne-Marie - Listen To Soul, Listen To Blues

12.  Methyl Ethel - Cry Me A River

13.  City Calm Down - Spanish Sahara

14.  Alpine - Cigarettes Will Kill You

15.  Robbie Miller - Say My Name

16.  The Jungle Giants - Lights & Music

17.  Raury - L$D

18.  Olympia - Dreams

19.  Art Of Sleeping - Hotline Bling

triple j’s LIKE A VERSION 12 – OUT NOW!


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