Top 10 Cover Songs Better Than the Original


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21 Walk This Way - Run-D.M.C. V 1 Comment
22 Torn - Natalie Imbruglia
23 Nothing Compares 2 U - Sinead O'Connor
24 Bad Company - Five Finger Death Punch

Best cover I've ever heard

25 I Will Always Love You - Whitney Houston

This is an amazing cover! Why is it at number 75?

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26 Hanging On the Telephone - Blondie
27 Mr. Tambourine Man - The Byrds

Should be third to hound dog and all along the watchtower

Debatible. in my opinion, this verson was more more innovative, while dylans verson was better - RecklessGreed

28 Mad World - Michael Andrews
29 Phantom of the Opera - Nightwish
30 Tainted Love - Soft Cell
31 Big Yellow Taxi - Counting Crows
32 Dream On - Dio and Yngwie
33 You Can't Hurry Love - Phil Collins
34 Whiskey In the Jar - Thin Lizzy

Wait a minute, Thin Lizzy was the original!

No, Thin Lizzy version is a cover, too. The original is an Irish folk song. - Metal_Treasure

35 Should I Stay or Should I Go - Olly Murs

The Clash will always be the best one.

36 It's a Sin - Gamma Ray

Pet shop Boys went metal. Amazing cover. - Metal_Treasure

37 Velouria - Weezer (Pixies)
38 Yesterday - Kristian Kostov
39 Superstitious - Olly Murs
40 In the Air Tonight - Nonpoint
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Top Remixes (17)

1. All Along the Watchtower - The Jimi Hendrix Experience
2. Rosalie - Thin Lizzy
3. Hanging On the Telephone - Blondie
1. Mr. Tambourine Man - The Byrds
2. All Along the Watchtower - The Jimi Hendrix Experience
3. Twist and Shout - The Beatles
1. Torn - Natalie Imbruglia
2. Mad World - Michael Andrews
3. Sweet Dreams - Marilyn Manson

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