Watch Anthony Hamilton Put a Soulful Spin on Silento's 'Watch Me'

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Anthony Hamilton performs onstage during Hot 105's 30th Anniversary R&B Groove at Bank United Center on Oct. 17, 2015 in Miami, Florida. 

Anthony Hamilton, whose roots-driven soul has led him to collaborate with everyone from Buddy Guy to Nas, chose a more unlikely source of inspiration for his latest cover: Silento's smash hit "Watch Me (Whip/Nae Nae)."

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Hamilton brings blues to the track, complete with organ and some killer harmonies -- he even works out his falsetto to kick things off.

Watch his almost-unrecognizable rendition below:

It's even Silento-approved:

Watch Me (Whip/Nae Nae) | The #HamFam Version | cc Silentó

Posted by Anthony Hamilton on Thursday, October 22, 2015

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