WATCH: Arthur Darvill Sings ‘Let It Go’ With ‘Doctor Who’ Words

Arthur Darvill belting out his version of 'Let It Go' (Pic: BBC Radio 1)

Arthur Darvill belting out his version of ‘Let It Go’ (Pic: BBC Radio 1)

You have to hand it to Arthur Darvill, he’s game for some fun, especially when promoting his current West End run in Once.

So when handed a lyric sheet by BBC Radio 1 DJ Matt Edmonson and challenged to sing a tongue-in-cheek song about dealing with the pressures of Whovian fandom to the tune of “Let It Go” from the soundtrack of Frozen, what else could he do but comply?

And of course there was someone there to record the whole thing for posterity.

Here’s the clip, which gets a bit screechy at times, possibly because it’s still in the key Idina Menzel sings it in:

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Fraser McAlpine

Fraser McAlpine

Fraser has been writing and broadcasting about music and popular culture for over 15 years, first at the Top of the Pops website, and most recently for the NME, Guardian and MSN. He also wrote BBC Radio 1's Chart Blog and reviews albums for BBC Radio 2. He is Anglophenia's current resident Brit, blogging about British slang and running around the Mall taking snaps of the crowd at the Royal Wedding, as well as reigniting a childhood passion for classic Doctor Who and cramming as much music in as he can manage. Fraser invites you to join him on Twitter: @csi_popmusic
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