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Aiden James Wants to Dance With Somebody: VIDEO

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Out singer-songwriter Aiden James presents his cover of the Whitney Houston classic, recorded recently in New York City.

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  1. I'm willin'

    Posted by: woodroad34 | Sep 17, 2013 1:59:10 PM


  2. Not bad, pretty voice, I'm waiting for the dance remix…

    Posted by: tinkerbelle | Sep 17, 2013 2:00:07 PM


  3. Nice. Matt Alber's been covering this at his shows for some time though, and I like his a tad better.

    Posted by: PepeSF | Sep 17, 2013 2:04:57 PM


  4. Yeah, impossible not to compare it to Matt Alber's version.

    Posted by: David | Sep 17, 2013 2:27:57 PM


  5. Karaoke. 2/10.

    Posted by: No Thanks. | Sep 17, 2013 2:49:40 PM


  6. I liked it.

    Posted by: Jay | Sep 17, 2013 3:19:33 PM


  7. This song has been on my Ipod for a year... this isn't new

    Posted by: Dana | Sep 17, 2013 4:44:16 PM


  8. thanks so much for sharing my video!

    Posted by: Aiden James | Sep 17, 2013 4:48:28 PM


  9. It's pretty good. This song is forever linked with one of my favorite times as a kid with my family. They always used Whitney's version in the laser show at Stone Mountain, which my family made sure to make it to at least once every summer. Fond memories.

    Posted by: SteveP | Sep 17, 2013 4:56:08 PM


  10. That was very good.

    Posted by: jarago | Sep 17, 2013 5:13:55 PM


  11. Aiden, call me, maybe? Song puts me in the mood for dancing...with somebody...

    Posted by: Mitch | Sep 17, 2013 7:06:17 PM


  12. Are you kidding me? This is the worst version yet! The whole point of this song was the power in the vocals and accompaniment. Whispering it like a socially retarded wallflower asking someone to dance for the first time ruins the whole effect.

    Posted by: Robert | Sep 17, 2013 7:53:46 PM


  13. Kinda harsh, but I agree with Robert.

    Posted by: Ulu | Sep 17, 2013 9:06:27 PM


  14. This is a serious counter-point to the "happy dance/diva vocals" of Whitney Houston....the words of the song can be interpreted in a couple of ways --- hence good songwriting. I really love the angst and longing for someone to "dance with me" and feeling "the heat". his voice is angelic and sad. Booo on people who think something has to be one way or another---join the Baptist Church then.

    Posted by: woodroad34d | Sep 18, 2013 1:48:23 AM


  15. I'd love to hear Matt Alber's version--I have both of his CD's, but it's not on them; has he recorded it? Definitely think this has a vulnerability and tender wistfulness that's missing from the Whitney original--but then, I don't find much of her music (aside from "Run To You") very vulnerable.

    Posted by: Dback | Sep 18, 2013 9:42:37 AM


  16. I LOVE this version!!!!

    Posted by: Scott | Sep 18, 2013 10:28:01 AM


  17. Aiden, How you do-AH? I absolutely love this version. You bring out a vulnerability that isn't there in the dance version. Well done, and keep doin' what you're doin'!

    Posted by: Zach | Sep 18, 2013 3:38:53 PM


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