On December 24th, IU performed a cover of D.ear’s “December 24” to celebrate Christmas as a surprise treat for her fans.
Dressed in a simple black and white striped shirt and a pair of red reindeer antlers,IU performed her beautiful rendition of “December 24,”originally released by D.ear. The cover track showcased her soft and lovely voice and once again proved why she’s one of Korea’s favorite singers. As she performed the song, the singer also wished fans a Merry Christmas and waved at the camera.
The cover video also contained a special message from IU saying, Merry Christmas in advance +_+ IU‘s prepared surprise gift! That song from IU‘s playlist! With the fans in her heart she prepared this Christmas present. IU‘s sweet voice is born again. Check out D.ear’s ‘December 24’ right now.”
In case it sounded familiar, the first line “Merry Christmas In Advance” is also the name of one of IU’s songs from her album Real.
Fan reaction to the cover has been overwhelmingly positive, with comments such as “I’m gonna play this all day on christmas day!,” “IU’s voice is just make my christmas feels alive!” and “Well, who doesn’t love IU right? <3.”
Make sure to check out the video below and celebrate Christmas with IU!