Best Punk Cover Songs of All Time

The Top Ten

1 Umbrella - All Time Low (Rihanna)

All time low has to be one of the best bands of all time in our generation and they always are able to put a smile on my face at the end of a long hard day with their songs and just silly funny music videos they make the world seem okay when I get scared so thank you all time low you guys rock my world

Good song and really messed up video - Danielsun182

2 Airplanes - The Ready Set (B.O.B)
3 Beat It - Pierce the Veil (Michael jackson)

This song is simply amazing.

4 When I Grow Up - Mayday Parade (Pussy Cat Dolls)
5 Tik Tok - Woe is Me (Kesha)
6 What Goes Around - Alesana (Justin Timberlake)
7 Down - Breathe Carolina (Jay Sean)
8 I Wanna Love You - The Maine (Akon)
9 Last Caress/Green Hell - Metallica (Misfits)

Better than the original.

10 Viva Las Vegas - Dead Kennedys (Elvis Presley)

Should be top ten. Great song, great cover.

Better then anything in the top ten.

The Contenders

11 Eenie Meenie - With Oceans Below (Sean Kingston & Justin Bieber)
12 Need You Now - Sparks the Rescue (Lady Antebellum)
13 Heart Full of Pride - Gimp Fist (Perkele)
14 My Way - Sid Vicious (Paul Anka)
15 I Fought the Law - Dead Kennedys
16 F*** You - Sleeping With Sirens (Cee Lo Green)
17 Little Lion Man - Tonight Alive (Mumford & Sons)
18 Streets of London - Anti-Nowhere League (Ralph McTell)
19 Oh Boy - Slime (Buddy Holly)
20 Lil' Red Riding Hood - 999 (Sam the Sham & the Pharaohs)
21 Eloise - The Damned (Paul Ryan)
22 Police & Thieves - The Clash (Junior Murvin)
23 I Fought the Law - The Clash
24 Saints Are Coming - Paranoid Visions
25 White Riot - Angelic Upstarts
26 TV-Glotzer (White Punks On Dope) - Nina Hagen Band (The Tubes)
27 Too Drunk to F*** - Nouvelle Vague (Dead Kennedys)

They also covered other punk-songs, including 'Teenage Kicks', 'Guns of Brixton', 'Ever fallen in Love', 'God save the Queen', 'Love will tear us apart' and many more.

28 Walk On By - The Stranglers (Dionne Warwick)
29 C'mon Everybody - Sex Pistols (Eddie Cochran)
30 Hangin' Around - Hazel O'Connor (The Stranglers)
31 (I Can't Get Me No) Satisfaction - Devo (Rolling Stones)
32 I Heard It Through the Grapevine - The Slits (Marvin Gaye)
33 Shadowplay - The Killers (Joy Division)
34 ... Baby One More Time - Nicotine (Britney Spears)
35 What a Wonderful World - Ramones (Louis Armstrong)
36 Help - The Damned
37 Jailhouse Rock - Abrasive Wheels
38 All That She Wants - Wizo
39 Billie Jean - The Bates
40 What a Wonderful World - Joey Ramone
41 Rivers of Babylon - Sublime
42 Ballroom Blitz - KGB
43 Blitzkrieg Bop - Newtown Neurotics
44 Pictures of a Matchstick Man - Angry Samoans
45 House of the Rising Sun - Adolescents
46 Paint It Black - Avengers
47 Pushed Again - Die Toten Hosen (TV Smith)
48 We Gotta Get Out of This Place - Angelic Upstarts (Animals)

Also covered by Jello Biafra with D.O.A., as well as by FEAR.

49 Substitute - The Sex Pistols (The Who)
50 Agent Orange - Seek and Destroy (Metallica)
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