Best Cover Songs

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261 99 Red Balloons - Goldfinger (Nena) V 1 Comment
262 We Are Young - Pentatonix (Fun.)
263 Bad Romance - Future Idiots (Lady Gaga)

I love rock music and Lady gaga song. This cover is really awesome

264 Sabbath Bloody Sabbath - Anthrax (Black Sabbath)
265 Stay - Demi Lovato (Rihanna)

Wow demi did a fantastic job on this song, its definitely better than the orignal!

266 Can't Take My Eyes Off of You - Muse (Frankie Vallie)

Great cover, I'd say it was better than the original.

267 Blue Moon of Kentucky - Elvis Presley (Bill Monroe)
268 Needles and Pins - The Ramones (The Searchers)

Dave Clark 5 Never recorded the song, an The Searcher's version is a cover of Jackie DeShannon's Original

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269 Verbal Abuse/Leeches - Slayer (Verbal Abuse)
270 Mr. Freeze - Slayer (Dr. Know)
271 Guilty of Being White - Slayer (Minor Threat) V 1 Comment
272 Creep - Richard Cheese (Radiohead)

Try the Northern Kings version - doom metal style. They made this sad song sound extremely dark. - Metal_Treasure

The Northern Kings' version makes me hide in anticipation of the stalker.

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273 I'm Sexy and I Know It - Noah Guthrie (LMFAO)

Absolutely love this versions! It makes you forget how the original goes!

274 Suspicious Minds - Robbie Williams (Elvis Presley)
275 Anarchy In the U.K.- Megadeth (Sex Pistols)

One of the best covers in history

276 Band On the Run - Foo Fighters (Paul McCartney & Wings)
277 If Only Tonight We Could Sleep - Deftones (The Cure)

When you look at you tube MTV Icons The Cure you will know. So bombastic and well played. I think it's better than the original. The whole entourage is matching with the performance

278 Heart Full of Soul - Rush (Yardbirds)
279 This Flight Tonight - Nazareth (Joni Mitchell)

As with their version of 'Love Hurts', Nazareth have got a real knack to bring life and soul into other artists' songs.

280 Love Will Tear Us Apart - The Parsonage (Joy Division)
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1. American Pie - Madonna (Don Mclean)
2. It's Raining Men - Geri Halliwell (The Weather Girls)
3. The Best - Tina Turner (Bonnie Tyler)
1. Dream On - Ronnie James Dio (Aerosmith)
2. Turn The Page - Metallica (Bob Seager)
3. Billie Jean - Chris Cornell (Michael Jackson)
1. Respect - Aretha Franklin (Otis Redding)
2. Proud Mary - Tina Turner (Creedence Clearwater Revival)
3. All Along the Watchtower - Jimi Hendrix (Bob Dylan)

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