Gerard Way Drops Lost MCR "Black Parade" Track - Listen Now

11 February 2016, 11:44 | Updated: 8 May 2017, 17:09

My Chemical Romance
James Wilson-Taylor

By James Wilson-Taylor

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Gerard Way took to twitter yesterday to reveal a long-lost recording outtake from the session for MCR's landmark concept album The Black Parade.

The clip, a cover version of The Carpenter's classic "Superstar" was used by the singer as his warm-up in the studio before he laid down his vocals for the track "Cancer", almost putting a cover version on the final album.

Gerard explains the story in full below:

The track certainly wouldn't feel out of place on the album, its piano-led melodrama being a perfect fit for this era of the band.

Listen to the recording below and let us know what you think:

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