Top 10 Songs Where You Most Likely Heard a Cover Version Before the Original


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21 The First Cut is the Deepest - Sheryl Crow
22 Landslide - Dixie Chicks
23 Baby, I Love Your Way - Big Mountain
24 Killing Me Softly with His Song - Lori Lieberman

You probably heard either Roberta Flack's or the Fugees' version first. - Martin_Canine

25 Walking in the Air - Howard Blake

You propably have heard Nightwish's version first.
I didn't by the way, I saw the short animated movie this is from as a child, then years later again as a teenager. I didn't recall it being that depressingly sad.
But that was how I discovered Nightwish, by browsing this song. - Martin_Canine

26 There Must Be an Angel (Playing with My Heart) - Eurythmics

German girl group No Angels had a big hit with their cover version in Germany, and many probably heard it first by them. - Martin_Canine

27 When the Indians Cry - Chris Norman

At the peak of their career, Vanilla Ninja recorded a cover version in 2004 and entered the Top 10 in Germany and Austria.
The original version by Chris Norman is from 2001 and nobody seems to know it even exists. - Martin_Canine

28 Hurt - Johnny Cash
29 I Love Rock 'N' Roll - Joan Jett

If you're unlucky you heard the Britney Spear's version first...

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