Best Metal Covers of Non-Metal SongsSongs that sound better in the metal genre than in the original.
The Top Ten
Dio & Yngwie covering Aerosmith's most iconic song - a brilliant cover. - Metal_Treasure
One of the best metal covers I've ever heard. Great new metal arrangement and awesome vocals. - Metal_Treasure
Electric Light Orchestra cover.
Vocals: Jarkko Ahola - amazing singer. - Metal_Treasure
Pet Shop Boys cover - more than awesome! Gallop and double bass - fine! - Metal_Treasure
An Elton John thrash cover by Jason Newsted's first band. - Metal_Treasure
The best Beatles cover ever (from a thrash band).
Originally on the show LazyTown
This cover always puts a smile on my face - Alexi Laiho is such a badass (he spits, clears his throat … )
I had to do some research to find out what exactly Alexi says.
"Perkele! " - a Finnish word for the Devil/Satan used as a swear / curse word. - Metal_Treasure
I listened to this. It might be one of the most badass songs ever. - BeatlesFan1964
BeatlesFan1964, this is really one of the most badass songs ever! (Falco cover) - Metal_Treasure
NOT A METAL COVER, but pretty decent.
Nothing's more Swedish than this cover - Yngwie covering ABBA! It's a great cover.
Vox: Mark Boals. - Metal_Treasure
Somebody needs to send a tape of this to Seth MacFarlane.
The best Led Zep cover ever. - Metal_Treasure
A Tina Turner cover (symphonic metal style) - exemplary cover. - Metal_Treasure
can't believe this is so low down..
by far one of the best on the list
Original by Tao Cruz
A cover of the classic punk song by Turbonegro - ryanrimmel
Not a METAL cover but aight.. - BlueTelegraph
Also not a Metal cover... and it sucks regardless.
Backstreet Boys are tolerable with this cover! - Metal_Treasure
ABBA goes heavy metal. - Metal_Treasure
ABBA cover - Metal_Treasure
A Seal cover (symphonic metal style) - Metal_Treasure
Original: Nick Cave and the Bad Seeds - Metal_Treasure
Boney M death metal cover - Metal_Treasure
Bee Gees death metal cover - Metal_Treasure
Ray Parker, Jr. cover (Ghostbusters OST) - Metal_Treasure
A Britney Spears cover. The funniest cover and video ever. - Metal_Treasure
An Ozzie Nelson cover - Metal_Treasure
Calling Korn metal is debatable... even Jonathan Davis said they're not metal.
Ironically, Korn is metal.