Best Cover Songs

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261 Wuthering Heights - Indica (Kate Bush)
262 Wuthering Heights - Angra (Kate Bush)

Kate Bush's rendering (of the song SHE wrote! ) is unique and cannot be equalled.

263 My Humps - Alanis Morissette (Black Eyed Peas)
264 Saturday Nights Alright (For Fighting) - Nickelback (Elton John)
265 Rebel Yell - Black Veil Brides (Billy Idol)

This was an amazing cover! It needs to go on the list.

Drowning Pool did this?

266 Desolation Row - My Chemical Romance (Bob Dylan)

BEST COVER SONG EVER! I don't think I've ever heard a better cover of anything. This really belongs in the top 5.

267 Your Song - Ellie Goulding (Elton John)

A soothing take on Elton John's big hit. - sameera62

268 Downtown Train - Rod Stewart (Tom Waits)
269 Halleluja - John Cale (Leonard Cohen)
270 Creatures of the Night - Iced Earth (Kiss)
271 Crazy Train - Bullet for My Valentine (Ozzy Osbourne)

This Is The Reason why I started to listening ozzy. This is more powerful than origenel version.

272 American Pie - Madonna (Don McLean)

I don't care what haters say. Madonna sang it very well. She made it look unique in its own way. The song was a huge hit all over the world. Even Don Mclean loved it - MadgeLover

273 99 Red Balloons - Goldfinger (Nena) V 1 Comment
274 We Are Young - Pentatonix (Fun.)
275 Bad Romance - Future Idiots (Lady Gaga)

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

276 Sabbath Bloody Sabbath - Anthrax (Black Sabbath)
277 The Great Pretender - Freddie Mercury (The Platters)

Absolutely brilliant cover by the best singer in the world and sounds much more better than the platters version.

278 Stay - Demi Lovato (Rihanna)

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

279 Blue Moon of Kentucky - Elvis Presley (Bill Monroe)
280 Verbal Abuse/Leeches - Slayer (Verbal Abuse)
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Top Remixes (44)

1. Dream On - Ronnie James Dio (Aerosmith)
2. Don't Talk to Strangers - Blind Guardian (Dio)
3. Turn The Page - Metallica (Bob Seager)
1. Respect - Aretha Franklin (Otis Redding)
2. Proud Mary - Tina Turner (Creedence Clearwater Revival)
3. All Along the Watchtower - Jimi Hendrix (Bob Dylan)
1. Mr. Tambourine Man - The Byrds (Bob Dylan)
2. Respect - Aretha Franklin (Otis Redding)
3. Walk This Way - Run-DMC (Aerosmith)

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