Top 10 Original Songs Overshadowed by Remakes / Sampled Songs


The Top Ten

1 Pastime Paradise - Stevie Wonder

The song's beat is sampled in Gangster's Paradise by Coolio ft. LV. - ParasN2000

2 Valerie - Steve Winwood

Sampled in 'Call on Me' by Eric Prydz. - ParasN2000

3 All Along the Watchtower - Bob Dylan

Covered by Jimi Hendrix. - ParasN2000

4 Hallelujah - Leonard Cohen

Famous covered by Jeff Buckley. - ParasN2000

5 Thank You - Dido

The chrous is sampled in Eminem's 'Stan'. - ParasN2000

6 I Will Always Love You - Dolly Parton

Famously covered by Whitney Houston. - ParasN2000

7 Harder, Better, Faster, Stronger - Daft Punk

Sampled in Kanye West's 'Stronger'. - ParasN2000

8 Gimme! Gimme! Gimme! (A Man After Midnight) - ABBA
9 Girls Just Wanna Have Fun - Robert Hazard

Covered by Cyndi Lauper - ParasN2000

10 99 Problems - Ice T

Sampled in Jay Z's '99 Problems'. - ParasN2000

The Contenders

11 Under Pressure - Queen

Gotta love that small moment of anxiety when you can't tell if it's Ice Ice Baby or Under Pressure. - llamakalamari

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Top Remixes

1. I Will Always Love You - Dolly Parton
2. All Along the Watchtower - Bob Dylan
3. Pastime Paradise - Stevie Wonder
1. Pastime Paradise - Stevie Wonder
2. Valerie - Steve Winwood
3. All Along the Watchtower - Bob Dylan


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