The duo sings Lauper's "Time After Time" in this latest installment of the Women In Music-themed Candid Covers series.
Tegan & Sara are more known for indie rock than pop, yet they've been influenced over the years by Cyndi Lauper. Watch below as the Canadian sisters sing the '80s superstar's "Time After Time" and explain how the 1984 song changed the big picture in their musical careers.
"We were lifetime fans and she was always an influence," Tegan Quin told Billboard, recalling her first memory of Lauper in the "Goonies" movie. "We started out in a punk band and they said it was sort of a cross between Cyndi Lauper and the Minny Pops, and I remember thinking that was the best compliment we'd ever been given."