Iconic Beninese singer-songwriter Angélique Kidjo has covered Midnight Oil’s classic Beds Are Burning for US TV.

Kidjo – full name Angélique Kpasseloko Hinto Hounsinou Kandjo Manta Zogbin Kidjo – belted out the track with some isolated friends for The Late Show with Stephen Colbert.

Take it away, Angélique!

Angélique Kidjo at JB Hi-Fi.