Covers

Who doesn’t love a good cover of a song. Here’s my ever increasing playlist for covers. One note: for each entry, the first song is the original, the rest are a noteworthy cover.

SongArtist
The Sound of SilenceSimon & Garfunkel
The Sound of SilenceDisturbed
ParadiseJohn Prine
ParadiseJohnny Cash
I Fought the LawThe Clash
I Fought The LawGreen Day
The City of New OrleansArlo Guthrie
The City of New OrleansJohnny Cash
City of New OrleansWillie Nelson
City of New OrleansThe Highwaymen
Fool in the RainLed Zeppelin
Fool In The Rain: Fool In The RainO.A.R.
Stairway to Heaven – RemasterLed Zeppelin
Stairway to Heaven (Live At The Kennedy Center Honors)Heart
Wild WorldYusuf / Cat Stevens
Wild WorldMe First and the Gimme Gimmes
Jacob’s LadderBruce Hornsby
Jacob’s LadderHuey Lewis & The News
Major Tom – Coming HomePeter Schilling
Major Tom (Coming Home)Shiny Toy Guns
Storybook LoveMark Knopfler
Storybook LoveWilly DeVille
BarracudaHeart
BarracudaFergie
Mr. Bojangles – Remastered 2001Nitty Gritty Dirt Band
Mr. BojanglesNitty Gritty Dirt Band
Can’t Help Falling In LoveElvis Presley
(I Can’t Help) Falling In Love With YouUB40
Have I Told You LatelyVan Morrison
Have I Told You Lately?The Blue Rubatos
The Parting Glass (with Tommy Makem)The Clancy Brothers
The parting glass [Waking Ned]Shaun Davey
The Parting GlassThe High Kings
The Minstrel BoyThe Clancy Brothers
Minstrel BoyJoe Strummer
Always on My Mind – RemasteredElvis Presley
Always on My MindWillie Nelson
Always on My Mind – 2003 RemasterPet Shop Boys
Always on My MindMichael Bublé
Where The Streets Have No Name – RemasteredU2
Where the Streets Have No Name (I Can’t Take My Eyes off You) – 2003 RemasterPet Shop Boys
A Whiter Shade of Pale – Original Single VersionProcol Harum
A Whiter Shade of PaleWillie Nelson
Bridge Over Troubled WaterSimon & Garfunkel
Bridge Over Troubled WaterJohnny Cash
Bridge Over Troubled WaterWillie Nelson
AfricaWeezer
AfricaTOTO
Everybody Wants to Rule the WorldWeezer
Everybody Wants To Rule The WorldTears For Fears
Sweet Dreams (Are Made of This)Weezer
Sweet Dreams (Are Made of This) – RemasteredEurythmics
Take on MeWeezer
Take on Mea-ha
Happy TogetherWeezer
Happy TogetherThe Turtles
ParanoidWeezer
ParanoidBlack Sabbath
Mr. Blue SkyWeezer
Mr. Blue SkyElectric Light Orchestra
No ScrubsWeezer
No ScrubsTLC
Billie JeanWeezer
Billie JeanMichael Jackson
Stand by MeWeezer
Stand by MeBen E. King
Stand By MeFlorence + The Machine
All Along the WatchtowerBob Dylan
All Along the Watchtower – Live at the United Center, Chicago, IL – December 1998Dave Matthews Band
The Maker – Acadie Goldtop EditionDaniel Lanois
The Maker *’ – Live at the United Center, Chicago, IL – December 1998Dave Matthews Band
Smells Like Teen SpiritNirvana
Smells Like Teen Spirit – 2015 RemasterTori Amos
Romeo and JulietDire Straits
Romeo And JulietIndigo Girls
Romeo And JulietThe Killers
Somebody’s Watching Me – Single VersionRockwell
Somebody’s Watching YouRufus
Big Yellow TaxiJoni Mitchell
Big Yellow TaxiCounting Crows
Mrs. Robinson – From “The Graduate” SoundtrackSimon & Garfunkel
Mrs. Robinson – RemasteredThe Lemonheads
Brown Eyed GirlVan Morrison
Brown Eyed GirlJimmy Buffett
Brown Eyed GirlEverclear
The Weight – RemasteredThe Band
The WeightLittle Feat
The WeightThe Staple Singers
The Weight – RemasteredJackie DeShannon
Because the NightPatti Smith
Because the Night – Live Unplugged10,000 Maniacs
Life Is A HighwayChris LeDoux
Life is a HighwayRascal Flatts
The BoxerSimon & Garfunkel
The BoxerJerry Douglas
OneU2
OneMary J. Blige
The Boys Of SummerDon Henley
The Boys of SummerThe Ataris
99 LuftballonsNena
99 Red BalloonsGoldfinger
Blinded By The LightManfred Mann’s Earth Band
Blinded By The LightEagles Of Death Metal
Imagine – Remastered 2010John Lennon
ImagineKeb’ Mo’
The Beautiful PeopleMarilyn Manson
The Beautiful People – Burlesque Original Motion Picture SoundtrackChristina Aguilera
The First Cut Is The DeepestYusuf / Cat Stevens
The First Cut Is The DeepestSheryl Crow
Fire and Rain – 2019 RemasterJames Taylor
Fire And RainBabyface
Drift AwayDobie Gray
Drift AwayUncle Kracker
Into the Mystic – 2013 RemasterVan Morrison
Into The MysticThe Wallflowers
Ojala Que Llueva CafeJuan Luis Guerra 4.40
Ojalá que llueva caféCafé Tacvba
Wild NightVan Morrison
Wild NightJohn Mellencamp
The JokerSteve Miller Band
The JokerFatboy Slim
The JokerEverclear
Walking in MemphisMarc Cohn
Walking In MemphisLonestar
Walking in MemphisCher
LaidJames
Laid – Previously UnissuedBetter Than Ezra
Such Great Heights – RemasteredThe Postal Service
Such Great HeightsIron & Wine
HurtNine Inch Nails
HurtJohnny Cash
Hotel California – 2013 RemasterEagles
Hotel California (Spanish Mix)Gipsy Kings
Come Together – Remastered 2009The Beatles
Come TogetherAerosmith
Take A Chance On MeABBA
Take a Chance On Me – Pop! VersionErasure
Comfortably NumbScissor Sisters
Comfortably NumbPink Floyd
Praise YouFatboy Slim
Praise YouHannah Grace
Walk of LifeDire Straits
Walk of LifeBhi Bhiman
Ring of FireJohnny Cash
Ring Of FireSocial Distortion
Auld Lang SyneBing Crosby
Auld Lang SyneBarenaked Ladies
The Song Remains the Same – 1990 RemasterLed Zeppelin
The Song Remains The SameDread Zeppelin

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