Jump to content
DVDVR Message Board
Sign in to follow this  
Zac_Fu

The Cover Shtick

Recommended Posts

What are some of your favorite covers. Non professional covers, professional covers, any kind of cover ever. Post your favorite YouTube, SoundCloud, or whatever kind of clips you have. Maybe you know of a great song that's made even better, or a bad song that was just made worse. Let's hear what you guys got. Here's a few off the top of my head:

 

 

Share this post


Link to post
Share on other sites

All of mine I first saw/heard in movies:

 

Gary Oldman covering Sid Vicious covering Frank Sinatra: My Way

 

 

 

Rebekah del Rio covering Roy Orbison: Crying (Llorando):

 

 

The Gypsy Kings covering the Eagles: Hotel California

 

 

Sly and the Family Stone covering Doris Day?: Che sera sera

 

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=AQZNkzP4kYw

 

 

and of course:

 

Share this post


Link to post
Share on other sites

We gave you Betty Swann, and The Shangri-La's, and that tiny little dude from The Ovations.

 

And you come back with this?

Share this post


Link to post
Share on other sites

I got too pissed to continue when the Bizkit-head doing the lyrics couldn't figure out the difference between "being fated" and "being faded."

Share this post


Link to post
Share on other sites

Sharon Jones covering Kenny Rogers & The First Edition

Share this post


Link to post
Share on other sites

I'm a fan of that cover of "Mad World" also.

 

Share this post


Link to post
Share on other sites

For years I never knew this was a cover.  Then I heard the original.  Joan's is better.

 

Share this post


Link to post
Share on other sites

DEVO puts its own spin on The Rolling Stones & it rules.

 

http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=jadvt7CbH1o

 

Yeah, when I was a kid I did not realize that Hendrix was actually covering Bob Dylan.

 

http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=z_L4RtU1iRg

 

THE HIP HOP SECTION~!

 

Hugo covers Jay-Z's 99 Problems.

 

 

Ben Folds Five doing their cover of Dr. Dre's Bitches Ain't Shit.

 

 

Dynamite Hack covers Boyz N Tha Hood.

 

http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=pIo81Fk6J5g

Share this post


Link to post
Share on other sites

Create an account or sign in to comment

You need to be a member in order to leave a comment

Create an account

Sign up for a new account in our community. It's easy!

Register a new account

Sign in

Already have an account? Sign in here.

Sign In Now
Sign in to follow this  

×
×
  • Create New...