Kevin Max is covering the late rocker David Bowe's "As the World Falls Down" for his next single. The single will be released on February 18. Max is best known for being a member of the Christian pop group dc Talk. As a solo artist following the band going on hiatus, he has recorded 18 full-length studio albums, including a Christmas album. From 2012 until 2014, he was the lead singer of the band Audio Adrenaline.
"As the World Falls Down" was originally written and recorded by Bowie for the soundtrack of the 1986 fantasy film Labyrinth. According to Bowie biographer David Buckley in 2015, "As The World Falls Down" was in the top 30 highest-selling Bowie songs on iTunes in the United Kingdom, and the Labyrinth soundtrack was Bowie's third-best selling iTunes album
You can listen to a teaser of the new song below:
In addition to announcing this upcoming David Bowie cover, Max also shared that he'll be releasing a new album later this year with Old Bear Records. Crowdfunding for the album will begin soon. Click here to pre-save "As The World Falls Down."