Meghan Trainor's Acoustic Cover of "Shake It Off" Is the Greatest

This one's for you, Taylor Swift.

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Taylor Swift's "Shake It Off" has inspired many things—fashion commentary on its video, frat boy covers—but this acoustic take of the hit, performed by up-and-comer Meghan Trainor, is its loveliest byproduct yet.

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Trainor, who's known for her chart-topping body love anthem "All About That Bass," performed the piece during an appearance on the Dan & Maz radio show. Armed with a ukulele, she proceeded to show her T. Swift love, rapping a little added pep talk, "So Taylor, shake 'em off, don't let 'em get to ya," in the middle of the song.

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The version is charming in its entirety and a fitting tribute to the song's whimsical originator (could this be one for the almighty Swift Tumblr, we wonder?) Listen to the song below.


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