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261 Wuthering Heights - Angra (Kate Bush)

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

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

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

Drowning Pool did this?

265 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.

266 Your Song - Ellie Goulding (Elton John)

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

267 Downtown Train - Rod Stewart (Tom Waits)
268 Halleluja - John Cale (Leonard Cohen)
269 Creatures of the Night - Iced Earth (Kiss)
270 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.

271 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

272 99 Red Balloons - Goldfinger (Nena) V 1 Comment
273 We Are Young - Pentatonix (Fun.)
274 Bad Romance - Future Idiots (Lady Gaga)

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

275 Sabbath Bloody Sabbath - Anthrax (Black Sabbath)
276 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.

277 Stay - Demi Lovato (Rihanna)

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

278 Blue Moon of Kentucky - Elvis Presley (Bill Monroe)
279 Verbal Abuse/Leeches - Slayer (Verbal Abuse)
280 Mr. Freeze - Slayer (Dr. Know)
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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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