Marilyn Manson covered the theme song “Cry Little Sister” from the classic 80’s movie The Lost Boys and his version is going viral. Released on his official YouTube/VEVO channel, the live stream of “Cry Little Sister” has over 1,000,000 views and the official video, released on June 29, 2018, is currently at 222,883 views.
Additionally, Marilyn Manson’s cover of “Cry Little Sister” has debuted at the number 15 spot on the Billboard Hot Rock Songs chart. Fans of the 1987 movie and the original theme song sung by Gerard McMahon, have expressed their praise for the song across various social media networks.
The official video is quickly trending on YouTube as well and many people are expressing high expectations that Manson’s version of “Cry Little Sister” is going to top Billboard charts.
The Lost Boys has gone down in history as one of the most popular teen movies of all times and starred Jami Gertz, Jason Patric, Corey Haim, Corey Feldman, and Kiefer Sutherland.
You may watch Marilyn Manson perform his newly released single “Cry Little Sister” in the video player below.
While many reviewers have commented that Marilyn Manson’s cover of “Cry Little Sister” is a darker and gloomier version than the original, others say they would expect nothing less from the genre-bending rocker.
Manson hit the scene in the 90s with a cover of the Eurythmics “Sweet Dreams” and some are predicting that “Cry Little Sister” will bring as much acclaim as his first cover did.”
He released some video footage from filming towards the end of May on Instagram and used the following caption.
“A supernatural experience took place whilst making our film for “CRY LITTLE SISTER.” As always, @billyukich with his intimidations and enticements. (This song was recorded for @joshboonemovies upcoming movie X-MEN NEW MUTANTS)”
“Cry Little Sister” will be in the upcoming movie The New Mutants that will be a spinoff from X-Men. The movie was supposed to be released soon but has been pushed to 2019. It is still in production.
Marilyn Manson has returned to touring after his injury and is currently in Europe. He returns to the states where on July 11, 2018, he and Rob Zombie will co-headline a North American tour.
What do you think of Marilyn Manson’s cover of The Lost Boys‘ theme song “Cry Little Sister?”