Sinead O'Connor covered this on her 2012 album How About I Be Me (and You Be You)?
Asked by The Sun
what he thought of her version, John Grant replied:
"I've loved her work since hearing 'Mandinka
' on the dance floor in Boulder, Colorado. I love her version. It's quite something to hear 'that' voice singing your words."
Grant recruited O'Connor the following year to provide guest vocals for three Pale Green Ghost