This morning, the Inferno version of Alicia Keys’ new song, ‘Girl on Fire’, was released to an underwhelming reception by her fans. Now, both the original mix of the tune has been issued but are they any better?
Unfortunately, despite being Nicki Minaj-free, the standard ‘Girl on Fire’ still fail to pack the punch that many hoped to receive from Keys. In fact, both the standard and Inferno versions sound almost exactly the same with near unnoticeable differences in the production. Simply, they both feature loud drumming and yelling.
Expect Keys to perform ‘Girl on Fire’ at the 2012 MTV VMA on September 6th . Her new album of the same name will be issued on November 27th. Listen to both the original mix of ‘Girl on Fire’ below as you try to spot the differences: