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'Glee' Video Exclusive: Darren Criss On Covering Beyonce, Beatles for Warblers Album

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"Glee" star Darren Criss, who presides over both the all-male Dalton Academy Warblers and Kurt Hummel's heart, gives Gleeks a glimpse into three songs -- "Bills, Bills, Bills," "Silly Love Songs," and "When I Get You Alone" -- from the Warblers' first album in this exclusive video premiering on

Taking us behind the scenes of the making of "Glee: The Music Presents The Warblers," out Apr. 19, Criss gushes over his love of the usual suspects (Paul McCartney), the crooners (Robin Thicke) and the unlikely (Beyoncé). Watch below:

"If you have to sing a cover of a Beyoncé song, it's not exactly an easy task," Criss admits as he discusses the Warblers' reworking of Destiny's Child's "Bills, Bills, Bills." "Sorry, Beyoncé -- If you're watching this, I hope you're slightly OK with me ruining a perfectly great song."

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Criss also gives the inside scoop on the whirlwind creation of the Warblers' memorable performance of Robin Thicke's "When I Get You Alone." "I really lucked out because I love Robin Thicke, and that's one of my favorite albums ever," he says.

Watch, and tell us: which is your favorite Warblers cover?