Google Pixel Commercial Song 2017 – Original song and singer details for the new ‘Tributes by You, Phone by Google’ YouTube and TV advert.
Song Title: Nothing Compares 2 U.
Artist/Singer: Sinead O’Connor.
Available To Download From: iTunes, Amazon.com and Amazon UK.
Google’s latest TV commercial for their Pixel smartphone combines clips of various singers and groups performing a cover of the song ‘Nothing Compares 2 U’.
Despite the song originally being composed and written by Prince, it was first made famous in 1990 by the Irish singer Sinéad O’Connor.
The female vocalist released Nothing Compares 2 U as the second single from her ‘I Do Not Want What I Haven’t Got’ album, achieving a number 1 hit in many countries around the world, including the USA, Australia, Canada and UK.
Titled ‘#Pixel: Tributes by you, Phone by Google’, the above 60-second video was posted to the tech companies official YouTube channel on the 12th of February, 2017.
The advert shows a selection of clips, some taken from YouTube videos, of singers delivering unique and impressive-sounding cover versions of the emotional pop ballad.
One of the singers featured in Google’s ad is Frida Amundsen, who’s full cover can be watched in the video below. If you’d like to listen to more armature musicians performing their own version of Nothing Compares 2 U, YouTube have plenty to choose from.