Best Cover Songs

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421 Let's Dance - The Ramones (Chris Montez)
422 Any Way You Want It - The Ramones (Dave Clark Five)
423 7 and 7 Is - The Ramones (Love)
424 Street Fighting Man - The Ramones (Rolling Stones)

Especially, the version with Walter Lure!

425 Out of Time - The Ramones (Rolling Stones)
426 Substitute - The Ramones (The Who)
427 Louie Louie - The Stooges (Richard Berry)
428 I Wanna Be Your Man - The Stooges (The Beatles)
429 Wendy - Descendents (The Beach Boys)
430 Gimmie, Gimmie, Gimmie - Pennywise (Black Flag)
431 Minor Threat - Pennywise (Minor Threat)
432 It's Electric - Metallica (Diamond Head)
433 Let's Get It On - Jack Black (Marvin Gaye)
434 Third Uncle - Bauhaus (Brian Eno)

Very powerful space-punk-rock cover of Brian Eno's song. And one of my favorite Bauhaus song

435 I Want to Know What Love Is - Mariah Carey (Foreigner)
436 Voodoo Child - Stevie Ray Vaughan (Jimi Hendrix)

This should be a given. Defines a great cover.

437 Rock You Like a Hurricane - The Veronicas (Scorpions)
438 Pass the Dutchie - FM (Musical Youth)
439 La Isla Bonita - Alizee (Madonna)

This cover song of alizee is the best cover ever made. Her version is million times better than Madonna's one and I don't think Madonna or anyone could imitate this song even closely to alizee. Her version takes you to a certain new level what Madonna didn't had.

One of the stupidest comments I've read! Madonna's version is UNBEATABLE! She blows any other cover version!

440 Ring of Fire - Eric Burdon (Johnny Cash)
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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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