Cover Drive

Cover Drive live at the Summertime Ball 2012

Get the latest news and photos from Summertime Ball 2012 stars Cover Drive and lead singer Amanda. Watch an exclusive 'Lick Ya Down' session and read the 'Lick Ya Down' lyrics

Real Name
: Amanda Reifer

Real Name
: T. Ray Armstrong

Real Name
: Barry Hill

Real Name
: Jamar Harding

Did you know?

  • Like their firm supporter Rihanna, Cover Drive come from Barbados and speak Bajan dialect ('Lick Ya Down' in Bajan means 'knock you down' - read more about the lyrics here).
  • They got a record deal after posting their cover of Train's 'Hey Soul Sister' online.
  • Cover Drive's mentor is Eddy Grant, singer of 1982 UK No.1 'I Don't Wanna Dance'.
  • The band eats together as a family at least twice a day.
  • Cover Drive call their musical style "Carib-pop".
  • They have done covers of Jennifer Lopez, Bruno Mars, Example, Loick Essien, Aloe Blacc and Jessie J.
  • Read an interview with Amanda talking about being the only girl in Cover Drive here.

First Single: Lick Ya Down

Cover Drive took to the stage on Saturday 9th June at Wembley Stadium for The Summertime Ball 2012. See the highlights here.

Love Cover Drive? Hit the like button to receive the latest Cover Drive news, videos, photos and more in your newsfeed

Capital Hot Picks

Cover Drive At Summertime Ball 2012



Recently Played Tracks

To listen live, choose your preferred location:


On TV: Club Capital

2am - 4am

Watch Capital TV

  • Now playing: Non-stop hit music