Elle King Burns Up 'Late Late Show' With Edgy 'Baby Outlaw': Watch

Elle King
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Elle King performs on The Late Late Show with James Corden on Nov. 13, 2018. 

Elle King rocked The Late Late Show with the raucous “Baby Outlaw” from her sophomore album, Shake The Spirit, on Tuesday night (Nov. 13). The 29-year-old “Ex’s & Oh’s” singer added to her collection of soulful bad-girl jams with the feisty performance.   

King took the stage in a black cropped jacket and furry bustier, black pants and red lipstick that matched the ruby stage lights, her blonde hair illuminated by a circle of stage lights hovering over her head. Her five-piece band wore matching olive button-ups and white pants as they ripped through the seductive, urgent rocker.   

“I’ve been runnin' since the day I was born,” sang King in a deep, grinding voice. “I’m the definition of the one/ Shed a tear for each soul set free/ But that's what happens when you dance with me.”   

An edgy electric guitar riff led King into the chorus as the rest of the band powered behind her: “Well I ain't nobody's baby/ Baby, I'm an outlaw/ Call me a criminal maybe/ Baby, I'm an outlaw/ You know I ain't evil but I ain't a saint/ Can't help it, I was born this way/ Oh baby, outlaw/ Ooh baby, I'm an outlaw," she sang, dancing around while giving off a 1960s go-go vibe.

The song intensified as King swung around her arms slowly while the guitar broke into a screeching solo. She topped off the rockin' country-tinged tune by throwing an arm up and hollering into the air.

Watch King give it her all on The Late Late Show below.


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