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<blockquote data-ipsquote="" class="ipsQuote" data-ipsquote-username="brashleyholland" data-cite="brashleyholland" data-ipsquote-contentapp="forums" data-ipsquote-contenttype="forums" data-ipsquote-contentid="29512" data-ipsquote-contentclass="forums_Topic"><div><a href="http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=o22eIJDtKho" rel="external nofollow">Johnny Cash - Hurt</a></div></blockquote><p> </p><p> Absolutely. That When Doves Cry was pretty good too - never heard that one before.</p><p> </p><p> I'll add in </p><div class="ipsEmbeddedVideo" contenteditable="false"><div><iframe width="200" height="150" src="https://www.youtube-nocookie.com/embed/VyVidSeUJqg?feature=oembed" frameborder="0" allow="accelerometer; autoplay; clipboard-write; encrypted-media; gyroscope; picture-in-picture" allowfullscreen="" title="Lost Prophets - Cry Me A River / w lyrics"></iframe></div></div>
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<blockquote data-ipsquote="" class="ipsQuote" data-ipsquote-username="brashleyholland" data-cite="brashleyholland" data-ipsquote-contentapp="forums" data-ipsquote-contenttype="forums" data-ipsquote-contentid="29512" data-ipsquote-contentclass="forums_Topic"><div><a href="http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=o22eIJDtKho" rel="external nofollow">Johnny Cash - Hurt</a></div></blockquote><p> </p><p> Definitely gotta include this one. Fantastic song. I'd also put any song on Apocalyptica's first album. Especially </p><div class="ipsEmbeddedVideo"><div><iframe width="200" height="150" src="https://www.youtube-nocookie.com/embed/rbTozgoj9OQ?feature=oembed" frameborder="0" allowfullscreen="" title="Nothing Else Matters - Apocalyptica"></iframe></div></div>.
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</p><div class="ipsEmbeddedVideo"><div><iframe width="200" height="150" src="https://www.youtube-nocookie.com/embed/2PlKbYGGVPQ?feature=oembed" frameborder="0" allowfullscreen="" title="Metallica - Tuesday's Gone (Audio Only)"></iframe></div></div><p>

Metallica - Tuesday's Gone</p><p> </p><p>

 

</p><div class="ipsEmbeddedVideo"><div><iframe width="200" height="150" src="https://www.youtube-nocookie.com/embed/rgFQ6WmxdMs?feature=oembed" frameborder="0" allowfullscreen="" title="Shinedown - Simple Man (Official Video)"></iframe></div></div><p>

Shinedown - Simple Man</p><p> </p><p>

<a href="http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=vhdF7mTbTzM" rel="external nofollow">http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=vhdF7mTbTzM</a></p><p>

Gary Jules - Mad World</p>

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<blockquote data-ipsquote="" class="ipsQuote" data-ipsquote-username="MorenoKing24" data-cite="MorenoKing24" data-ipsquote-contentapp="forums" data-ipsquote-contenttype="forums" data-ipsquote-contentid="29512" data-ipsquote-contentclass="forums_Topic"><div>Mad World:<p> <a href="http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=vhdF7mTbTzM" rel="external nofollow">http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=vhdF7mTbTzM</a></p><p> Gary Jules - Mad World</p></div></blockquote><p> </p><p> Angry I didn't remember that one.</p><p> </p><p> </p><blockquote data-ipsquote="" class="ipsQuote" data-ipsquote-username="Prophet" data-cite="Prophet" data-ipsquote-contentapp="forums" data-ipsquote-contenttype="forums" data-ipsquote-contentid="29512" data-ipsquote-contentclass="forums_Topic"><div>Definitely gotta include this one. Fantastic song. I'd also put any song on Apocalyptica's first album. Especially <div class="ipsEmbeddedVideo" contenteditable="false"><div><iframe width="200" height="150" src="https://www.youtube-nocookie.com/embed/rbTozgoj9OQ?feature=oembed" frameborder="0" allow="accelerometer; autoplay; clipboard-write; encrypted-media; gyroscope; picture-in-picture" allowfullscreen="" title="Nothing Else Matters - Apocalyptica"></iframe></div></div>.</div></blockquote><p> </p><p> How about getting a bit more recent with Helden? Watching them live a couple of years ago playing a song with German lyrics with the crowd singing along in English was one of the oddest experiences ever. Watching them play One is awesome too, but I've never seen a performance of that that hasn't turned slightly screechy, as I'm not sure it's possible to play that properly on the cello!</p><p> </p><p> EDIT:</p><p> </p><p> Two more, again both because the first time I heard them they were being played life and they really hit home:</p><p> </p><p> </p><div class="ipsEmbeddedVideo" contenteditable="false"><div><iframe width="200" height="150" src="https://www.youtube-nocookie.com/embed/Yhh4Ui0KlWg?feature=oembed" frameborder="0" allow="accelerometer; autoplay; clipboard-write; encrypted-media; gyroscope; picture-in-picture" allowfullscreen="" title="Breed 77- Zombie (cover)"></iframe></div></div><p> </p><div class="ipsEmbeddedVideo" contenteditable="false"><div><iframe width="200" height="150" src="https://www.youtube-nocookie.com/embed/kB67HO8tkQs?feature=oembed" frameborder="0" allow="accelerometer; autoplay; clipboard-write; encrypted-media; gyroscope; picture-in-picture" allowfullscreen="" title="Rufus Wainwright - Hallelujah (Shrek Soundtrack Version)"></iframe></div></div><p> </p><p> Is the last one better than any of the other versions... well except Alexandre Burke's? Don't know, but it's the moment as well as the tune.</p>
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<blockquote data-ipsquote="" class="ipsQuote" data-ipsquote-username="eayragt" data-cite="eayragt" data-ipsquote-contentapp="forums" data-ipsquote-contenttype="forums" data-ipsquote-contentid="29512" data-ipsquote-contentclass="forums_Topic"><div>Angry I didn't remember that one.<p> </p><p> </p><p> </p><p> How about getting a bit more recent with Helden? Watching them live a couple of years ago playing a song with German lyrics with the crowd singing along in English was one of the oddest experiences ever. Watching them play One is awesome too, but I've never seen a performance of that that hasn't turned slightly screechy, as I'm not sure it's possible to play that properly on the cello!</p></div></blockquote><p> </p><p> I've not had the pleasure of hearing them live. Not even sure I remember how I came upon the album, but on CD, they sound awesome. I have a soft spot for instrumental albums, like the LotR soundtrack, and they fit right in.</p><p> </p><p> And when they went original, I found it less inspiring, to be honest. Not bad, just not as good.</p>
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<blockquote data-ipsquote="" class="ipsQuote" data-ipsquote-username="eayragt" data-cite="eayragt" data-ipsquote-contentapp="forums" data-ipsquote-contenttype="forums" data-ipsquote-contentid="29512" data-ipsquote-contentclass="forums_Topic"><div> <div class="ipsEmbeddedVideo"><div><iframe width="200" height="150" src="https://www.youtube-nocookie.com/embed/kB67HO8tkQs?feature=oembed" frameborder="0" allowfullscreen="" title="Rufus Wainwright - Hallelujah (Shrek Soundtrack Version)"></iframe></div></div><p> </p><p> Is the last one better than any of the other versions... well except Alexandre Burke's? Don't know, but it's the moment as well as the tune.</p></div></blockquote><p> </p><p> I enjoy Rufus' more than the original by Leonard Cohen. Jeff Buckley's cover's also worth a shout.</p><p> </p><p> </p><div class="ipsEmbeddedVideo"><div><iframe width="200" height="113" src="https://www.youtube-nocookie.com/embed/D9AFMVMl9qE?feature=oembed" frameborder="0" allowfullscreen="" title="Ellie Goulding - Your Song (Official Music Video)"></iframe></div></div><p> </p><p> A very emotional and proficient rendering of an already emotional and very beautiful song. It got me. Not going to lie.</p>
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<p><a href="http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=eaKnRUfh_5I" rel="external nofollow">Black Magic Woman by Santana. It was originally a Fleetwood Mac song.</a></p><p> </p><p>

 

</p><div class="ipsEmbeddedVideo"><div><iframe width="200" height="150" src="https://www.youtube-nocookie.com/embed/4B_UYYPb-Gk?feature=oembed" frameborder="0" allowfullscreen="" title="RUN DMC - Walk This Way (Official HD Video) ft. Aerosmith"></iframe></div></div><p> </p><p>

 

</p><div class="ipsEmbeddedVideo"><div><iframe width="200" height="150" src="https://www.youtube-nocookie.com/embed/CA66q2fBTaw?feature=oembed" frameborder="0" allowfullscreen="" title="Just A Gigolo/I Ain't Got Nobody"></iframe></div></div><p> </p><p>

<a href="http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=WV02nP9PLnQ" rel="external nofollow">New York, New York by Frank Sinatra. Hey what is not to love about this song? They play it evertime the Yankees win!</a></p>

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<blockquote data-ipsquote="" class="ipsQuote" data-ipsquote-username="TheKenwyne" data-cite="TheKenwyne" data-ipsquote-contentapp="forums" data-ipsquote-contenttype="forums" data-ipsquote-contentid="29512" data-ipsquote-contentclass="forums_Topic"><div>I enjoy Rufus' more than the original by Leonard Cohen. Jeff Buckley's cover's also worth a shout.<p> </p><p> </p><div class="ipsEmbeddedVideo" contenteditable="false"><div><iframe width="200" height="113" src="https://www.youtube-nocookie.com/embed/D9AFMVMl9qE?feature=oembed" frameborder="0" allow="accelerometer; autoplay; clipboard-write; encrypted-media; gyroscope; picture-in-picture" allowfullscreen="" title="Ellie Goulding - Your Song (Official Music Video)"></iframe></div></div><p> </p><p> A very emotional and proficient rendering of an already emotional and very beautiful song. It got me. Not going to lie.</p></div></blockquote><p> </p><p> Damn Ellie. Stop doing this to me.</p>
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<p>Really like this one</p><p> </p><p>

Matt Weddle - Hey Ya

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surprised nobody has mentioned this one</p><p> </p><p>

Puff Daddy & Faith Evans - I'll be missing you

</p><div class="ipsEmbeddedVideo"><div><iframe width="200" height="150" src="https://www.youtube-nocookie.com/embed/CTiaKzDFDmY?feature=oembed" frameborder="0" allowfullscreen="" title="I'll be missing you - Puff Daddy."></iframe></div></div>

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<blockquote data-ipsquote="" class="ipsQuote" data-ipsquote-username="MichiganHero" data-cite="MichiganHero" data-ipsquote-contentapp="forums" data-ipsquote-contenttype="forums" data-ipsquote-contentid="29512" data-ipsquote-contentclass="forums_Topic"><div>Damn Ellie. Stop doing this to me.</div></blockquote><p> </p><p> Gorgeous woman, with a wonderfully emotive voice, ain't she <img alt=":D" data-src="//content.invisioncic.com/g322608/emoticons/biggrin.png.929299b4c121f473b0026f3d6e74d189.png" src="<___base_url___>/applications/core/interface/js/spacer.png" /> . I do worry how long her career's got though - her voice sounds like the sort that could deterioate very quickly</p>
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<blockquote data-ipsquote="" class="ipsQuote" data-ipsquote-username="LoNdOn" data-cite="LoNdOn" data-ipsquote-contentapp="forums" data-ipsquote-contenttype="forums" data-ipsquote-contentid="29512" data-ipsquote-contentclass="forums_Topic"><div>surprised nobody has mentioned this one<p> </p><p> Puff Daddy & Faith Evans - I'll be missing you </p><div class="ipsEmbeddedVideo"><div><iframe width="200" height="150" src="https://www.youtube-nocookie.com/embed/CTiaKzDFDmY?feature=oembed" frameborder="0" allowfullscreen="" title="I'll be missing you - Puff Daddy."></iframe></div></div></div></blockquote><p> </p><p> Great pick, slipped my mind.</p>
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<p>I am going with three of the easiest answers but also three of the best.</p><p> </p><p>

CCR: Susie Q

</p><div class="ipsEmbeddedVideo"><div><iframe width="200" height="150" src="https://www.youtube-nocookie.com/embed/1mxaA-bJ35s?feature=oembed" frameborder="0" allowfullscreen="" title="Creedence Clearwater Revival: Suzie Q"></iframe></div></div><p> </p><p>

Joe ****er: She Came in Through the Bathroom Window <a href="http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=N1gUfCIaDvA" rel="external nofollow">http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=N1gUfCIaDvA</a></p><p> </p><p>

Joe ****er: With a Little Help from My Friends <a href="http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=uQYDvQ1HH-E&feature=related" rel="external nofollow">http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=uQYDvQ1HH-E&feature=related</a></p>

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<blockquote data-ipsquote="" class="ipsQuote" data-ipsquote-username="LoNdOn" data-cite="LoNdOn" data-ipsquote-contentapp="forums" data-ipsquote-contenttype="forums" data-ipsquote-contentid="29512" data-ipsquote-contentclass="forums_Topic"><div>surprised nobody has mentioned this one<p> </p><p> Puff Daddy & Faith Evans - I'll be missing you </p><div class="ipsEmbeddedVideo"><div><iframe width="200" height="150" src="https://www.youtube-nocookie.com/embed/CTiaKzDFDmY?feature=oembed" frameborder="0" allowfullscreen="" title="I'll be missing you - Puff Daddy."></iframe></div></div></div></blockquote><p> </p><p> </p><blockquote data-ipsquote="" class="ipsQuote" data-ipsquote-username="MorenoKing24" data-cite="MorenoKing24" data-ipsquote-contentapp="forums" data-ipsquote-contenttype="forums" data-ipsquote-contentid="29512" data-ipsquote-contentclass="forums_Topic"><div>Great pick, slipped my mind.</div></blockquote><p> </p><p> That just uses a sample from from the Police song. It isn't a cover.</p><p> </p><p> If you're including songs that use samples, you can include most rap... <img alt=":p" data-src="//content.invisioncic.com/g322608/emoticons/tongue.png.ceb643b2956793497cef30b0e944be28.png" src="<___base_url___>/applications/core/interface/js/spacer.png" /></p>
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<blockquote data-ipsquote="" class="ipsQuote" data-ipsquote-username="mjdgoldeneye" data-cite="mjdgoldeneye" data-ipsquote-contentapp="forums" data-ipsquote-contenttype="forums" data-ipsquote-contentid="29512" data-ipsquote-contentclass="forums_Topic"><div>That just uses a sample from from the Police song. It isn't a cover.<p> </p><p> If you're including songs that use samples, you can include most rap... <img alt=":p" data-src="//content.invisioncic.com/g322608/emoticons/tongue.png.ceb643b2956793497cef30b0e944be28.png" src="<___base_url___>/applications/core/interface/js/spacer.png" /></p></div></blockquote><p> </p><p> Good shout. I'll be quiet now <img alt=":o" data-src="//content.invisioncic.com/g322608/emoticons/redface.png.900245280682ef18c5d82399a93c5827.png" src="<___base_url___>/applications/core/interface/js/spacer.png" /></p>
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<blockquote data-ipsquote="" class="ipsQuote" data-ipsquote-username="mjdgoldeneye" data-cite="mjdgoldeneye" data-ipsquote-contentapp="forums" data-ipsquote-contenttype="forums" data-ipsquote-contentid="29512" data-ipsquote-contentclass="forums_Topic"><div>That just uses a sample from from the Police song. It isn't a cover.<p> </p><p> If you're including songs that use samples, you can include most rap... <img alt=":p" data-src="//content.invisioncic.com/g322608/emoticons/tongue.png.ceb643b2956793497cef30b0e944be28.png" src="<___base_url___>/applications/core/interface/js/spacer.png" /></p></div></blockquote><p> </p><p> Well Sting actually sung the song live so I guess it could be a cover.</p>
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<p>Here's some good and/or weird ones that haven't been named yet.</p><p> </p><p>

 

</p><div class="ipsEmbeddedVideo"><div><iframe width="200" height="150" src="https://www.youtube-nocookie.com/embed/0gVxRvNfFLg?feature=oembed" frameborder="0" allowfullscreen="" title="Ryan Adams - Wonderwall"></iframe></div></div><p>

 

</p><div class="ipsEmbeddedVideo"><div><iframe width="200" height="150" src="https://www.youtube-nocookie.com/embed/y8AWFf7EAc4?feature=oembed" frameborder="0" allowfullscreen="" title="Jeff Buckley - Hallelujah (Official Video)"></iframe></div></div><p>

<a href="http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=lw2NwJsywEQ" rel="external nofollow">Walk - Avenged Sevenfold</a></p><p>

<a href="http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=jzGzGvlKZn4" rel="external nofollow">Feeling Good - Muse</a></p><p>

 

</p><div class="ipsEmbeddedVideo"><div><iframe width="200" height="113" src="https://www.youtube-nocookie.com/embed/CDl9ZMfj6aE?feature=oembed" frameborder="0" allowfullscreen="" title="Alien Ant Farm - Smooth Criminal (Official Music Video)"></iframe></div></div><p>

<a href="http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=2eI7_y8_CGw" rel="external nofollow">What You Waiting For - Franz Ferdinand</a></p><p>

 

</p><div class="ipsEmbeddedVideo"><div><iframe width="200" height="150" src="https://www.youtube-nocookie.com/embed/OIh3nO6-V_A?feature=oembed" frameborder="0" allowfullscreen="" title="Metallica - Whiskey in the jar"></iframe></div></div><p>

 

</p><div class="ipsEmbeddedVideo"><div><iframe width="200" height="113" src="https://www.youtube-nocookie.com/embed/u6KXgjLqSTg?feature=oembed" frameborder="0" allowfullscreen="" title="Disturbed - Land of Confusion Official Music Video"></iframe></div></div><p>

<a href="http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=IUMtphhhXNM" rel="external nofollow">The Saints are Coming - Green Day & U2</a></p><p>

<a href="http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=AIhtafqZvy8" rel="external nofollow">All Along the Watchtower - Jimi Hendrix</a></p>

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<blockquote data-ipsquote="" class="ipsQuote" data-ipsquote-username="mjdgoldeneye" data-cite="mjdgoldeneye" data-ipsquote-contentapp="forums" data-ipsquote-contenttype="forums" data-ipsquote-contentid="29512" data-ipsquote-contentclass="forums_Topic"><div>Here's some good and/or weird ones that haven't been named yet.<p> </p><p> </p><div class="ipsEmbeddedVideo"><div><iframe width="200" height="150" src="https://www.youtube-nocookie.com/embed/0gVxRvNfFLg?feature=oembed" frameborder="0" allowfullscreen="" title="Ryan Adams - Wonderwall"></iframe></div></div><p> </p><div class="ipsEmbeddedVideo"><div><iframe width="200" height="150" src="https://www.youtube-nocookie.com/embed/y8AWFf7EAc4?feature=oembed" frameborder="0" allowfullscreen="" title="Jeff Buckley - Hallelujah (Official Video)"></iframe></div></div><p> <a href="http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=lw2NwJsywEQ" rel="external nofollow">Walk - Avenged Sevenfold</a></p><p> <a href="http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=jzGzGvlKZn4" rel="external nofollow">Feeling Good - Muse</a></p><p> </p><div class="ipsEmbeddedVideo"><div><iframe width="200" height="113" src="https://www.youtube-nocookie.com/embed/CDl9ZMfj6aE?feature=oembed" frameborder="0" allowfullscreen="" title="Alien Ant Farm - Smooth Criminal (Official Music Video)"></iframe></div></div><p> <a href="http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=2eI7_y8_CGw" rel="external nofollow">What You Waiting For - Franz Ferdinand</a></p><p> </p><div class="ipsEmbeddedVideo"><div><iframe width="200" height="150" src="https://www.youtube-nocookie.com/embed/OIh3nO6-V_A?feature=oembed" frameborder="0" allowfullscreen="" title="Metallica - Whiskey in the jar"></iframe></div></div><p> </p><div class="ipsEmbeddedVideo"><div><iframe width="200" height="113" src="https://www.youtube-nocookie.com/embed/u6KXgjLqSTg?feature=oembed" frameborder="0" allowfullscreen="" title="Disturbed - Land of Confusion Official Music Video"></iframe></div></div><p> <a href="http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=IUMtphhhXNM" rel="external nofollow">The Saints are Coming - Green Day & U2</a></p><p> <a href="http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=AIhtafqZvy8" rel="external nofollow">All Along the Watchtower - Jimi Hendrix</a></p></div></blockquote><p> </p><p> How could I forget about Watchtower!!??</p>
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<p>Here's a few covers by Australian bands since I felt like reppin' my country. Not all are necessarily favourites though. <img alt=":p" data-src="//content.invisioncic.com/g322608/emoticons/tongue.png.ceb643b2956793497cef30b0e944be28.png" src="<___base_url___>/applications/core/interface/js/spacer.png" /></p><p> </p><p> </p><p>

 

</p><div class="ipsEmbeddedVideo"><div><iframe width="200" height="150" src="https://www.youtube-nocookie.com/embed/4ChE4c_g4B0?feature=oembed" frameborder="0" allowfullscreen="" title="Nick Cave & The Bad Seeds - In The Ghetto"></iframe></div></div><p> </p><p>

<a href="http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=IoX8LHS7kyo" rel="external nofollow">Something For Kate - Genie in a Bottle</a></p><p> </p><p>

<a href="http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=kWMFJB4h30A" rel="external nofollow">The Vines -Ms. Jackson.</a></p><p> </p><p>

<a href="http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=ZP4QKrH6g_Y" rel="external nofollow">Defryme - Mama Said Knock You Out.</a></p>

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