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Best song covers ever

Rated 7 points - posted 8 years ago by irina in category Music.
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"Little wing" Written By Jimi, covered by Stevie Ray Vaughan Report Abuse
The 2 very best guitar players ever
124 points - added 7 years ago by redbarron80 -

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"Baker Street" written by Jerry Rafferty, covered by the FOO fighters Report Abuse
Exceptional
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All Along the Watchtower - Jimi Hendrix (Bob Dylan) Report Abuse
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Blue Suede Shoes - Elvis Presley (Carl Perkins) Report Abuse
74 points - added 8 years ago by irina -

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You Really Got Me - Van Halen (Kinks) Report Abuse
66 points - added 8 years ago by irina -

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Simple Man Shinedown (Lynyrd Skynyrd) Report Abuse
51 points - added 8 years ago by guest -

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Twist and Shout - Beatles (Isley Brothers) Report Abuse
51 points - added 8 years ago by irina -

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I Shot the Sheriff - Eric Clapton (Bob Marley & The Wailers) Report Abuse
45 points - added 8 years ago by guest -

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Blue Bayou - Linda Ronstadt (Roy Orbison) Report Abuse
42 points - added 8 years ago by guest -

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Proud Mary - Ike & Tina Turner (Creedence Clearwater Revival) Report Abuse
41 points - added 8 years ago by irina -

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My Way - Elvis Presley (Frank Sinatra) Report Abuse
40 points - added 8 years ago by irina -

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I Will Always Love You - Whitney Houston (Dolly Parton) Report Abuse
Whitney’s passionate voice brought this cover to the public attention in her first movie, “The bodyguard”.
36 points - added 8 years ago by irina -

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Mr. Tambourine Man - The Byrds (Bob Dylan) Report Abuse
The song was released by Bob Dylan in 1965, but The Byrds also released it as debut song, bringing it into the charts.
28 points - added 8 years ago by irina -

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Unchained Melody - Righteous Brothers (Les Baxter , Todd Duncan) Report Abuse
The song was released in 1955, but it became famous ten years later, when The Righteous Brothers recorded this song. It came back in the public attention as part of the “Ghost” soundtrack.
27 points - added 8 years ago by irina -

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Barbara-Ann - Beach Boys (the Regents) Report Abuse
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I Am The Walrus - Oasis (The Beatles) Report Abuse
20 points - added 8 years ago by Samuil Svinin -

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Respect - Aretha Franklin (Otis Redding) Report Abuse
15 points - added 8 years ago by irina -

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Mack the Knife - Bobby Darin, Louis Armstrong (Lotta Lenya) Report Abuse
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Sea of Love - Honeydrippers (Phil Phillips) Report Abuse
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Mad World - Michael Andrews and Gary Jules (Tears for Fears) Report Abuse
This song was remade 20 years later from the release of the original song. It was part of “Donnie Darko” soundtrack and it became an international hit.
10 points - added 8 years ago by irina -

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Nothing Compares to You - Sinead O’Connor (The Family) Report Abuse
Sinead O’Connor made the song written by Prince reach the top of the charts. The original song had no success.
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Without You - Harry Nilsson (Badfinger) Report Abuse
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Spirits in the Night - Manfred Mann's Earth Band (Bruce Springsteen) Report Abuse
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Mony Mony - Billy Idol (Tommy James) Report Abuse
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Mockingbird - Carly Simon & James Taylor (Inez & Charlie Fox) Report Abuse
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Kiss - Art of Noise with Tom Jones (Prince) Report Abuse
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Locomotion - Grand Funk Railroad (Little Eva) Report Abuse
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The Night They Drove Old Dixie Down - Joan Baez (The Band) Report Abuse
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Ain't No Way to Treat a Lady - Helen Reddy (Harriet Schock) Report Abuse
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Love is the Answer - England Dan & John Ford Coley (Utopia) Report Abuse
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Janis Joplin - Me and Bobby McGee (Kris Kristofferson) Report Abuse
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Reason to Believe - Rod Stewart (Tim Hardin) Report Abuse
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You've Got a Friend - James Taylor (Carole King) Report Abuse
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(I Can't Get No) Satisfaction - Devo (The Rolling Stones) Report Abuse
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Everybody's Talkin' - Harry Nilsson (Fred Neil) Report Abuse
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The Power of Love - Celine Dion (Jennifer Rush) Report Abuse
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Last Kiss - Pearl Jam (J. Frank Wilson) Report Abuse
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