Best Cover Songs

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221 Take My Breath Away - Jessica Simpson (Berlin)
222 Have a Cigar - Foo Fighters (Pink Floyd)
223 Anyway You Want It - Rise Against (Journey)

Great cover, IMO better than the original- more rock sound -

224 Rebel Yell - Children of Bodom (Billy Idol)
225 Babe I'm Gonna Leave You - Led Zeppelin (Joan Baez)
226 Uptown Girl - Westlife (Billy Joel)
227 Yesterday - Ray Charles (The Beatles)

I can't believe it's not on the list! The cover is so much better than the original, after listening to this version I finally understood what is the song about.

Way better than the original! Much more sad and dramatic than The Beatles version. Ray Charles really expresses the meaning of the lyrics. - saaarsdej

228 Mandy - Westlife (Barry Manilow)
229 The Best - Tina Turner (Bonnie Tyler)
230 Creep - Korn (Radiohead)
231 Wonderwall - Ed Sheeran (Oasis)

I wish people would stop calling ed the ginger jesus. I mean, Jesus wasnt that good.

232 Bus Stop - Francis Magalona & Ely Buendia (The Hollies)
233 Can't Take My Eyes Off of You - Muse (Frankie Vallie)

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

234 Needles and Pins - The Ramones (The Searchers)

Should be higher. Both versions were very good. - zxm

What about The Dave Clark Five?

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

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

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

236 Suspicious Minds - Robbie Williams (Elvis Presley)
237 Heart Full of Pride - Gimp Fist (Perkele)

Better than the original!

238 Royals - Bruce Springsteen (Lorde)
239 Girlfriend - Zebrahead (Avril Lavigne)
240 Landslide - Smashing Pumpkins (Fleetwood Mac) V 1 Comment
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