Top 10 Songs Covered by Elvis Presley


The Top Ten

1 My Way - Frank Sinatra

This is a great song with a very interesting story:
1) its music was taken from the French song "Comme d'habitude" so "My Way" by Frank Sinatra is actually a cover song
2) the French song was discovered by Paul Anka, a Canadian musician who wrote English lyrics to the same music and gave the song to Frank Sinatra
3) Paul Anka bought the copy rights for... $1 (he contacted the authors for the publication and adaptation rights)
4) Paul Anka told Elvis Presley that it was not a song that would suit him but Elvis covered it in spite of Paul Anka's suggestions - Metal_Treasure

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2 Always On My Mind - Willie Nelson UListen to Sample
3 Blue Suede Shoes - Carl Perkins UListen to Sample
4 Unchained Melody - The Righteous Brothers UListen to Sample
5 Bridge Over Troubled Water - Simon & Garfunkel UListen to Sample
6 Blue Moon - The Marcels UListen to Sample
7 White Christmas - Bing Crosby UListen to Sample
8 You've Lost That Lovin' Feelin' - The Righteous Brothers UListen to Sample
9 Blue Moon of Kentucky - Bill Monroe UListen to Sample
10 Sweet Caroline - Neil Diamond UListen to Sample
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