cover song


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cover song

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Noun1.cover song - a recording of a song that was first recorded or made popular by somebody else; "they made a cover of a Beatles' song"
recording - a storage device on which information (sounds or images) have been recorded
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There was a mandatory acapella displayed through Beautiful Disaster, an impressive cover song in the shape of Annie Lennox's Why and plenty of personality.
CELINE Dion is responsible for the world's worst cover song - a "sacrilege" of AC/DC's You Shook Me All Night Long - say music buffs.
Most-Played Artist Jack Johnson Most-Played Song "Dance, Dance" by Fall Out Boy Most-Played New Artist Carrie Underwood Most-Played NapsterLive Session Natasha Bedingfield Rising Star Arctic Monkeys Most-Played Self-Published Artist Jadox Unstoppable Artist Scott Joplin Most-Played Cover Song "One" by Cowboy Junkies (originally performed by U2) Most-Played Alternative Artist Coldplay Most-Played Alternative Song "Dance, Dance" by Fall Out Boy Most-Played Blues Artist Stevie Ray Vaughan and Double Trouble Most-Played Blues Song "The Thrill Is Gone" by B.
It was cool because, you know, you go see a band and it's like, all right, here's a cover song," Told said.
The fact that Jon Voight's brother Chip Taylor guests on this old cover song from The Beautiful South's Golddiggas, Headnodders & Pholk Songs album should add to the appeal.
There's also a chilling rendition of ``You'll Never Leave Harlan Alive'' which, having also made Patty Loveless' recent bluegrass album, must be the commercially minded return-to- authenticity movement's designated cover song.
Some of the topics already debated on "The List" include: Best Boy Band, Best Cover Song, Best Bad Girl of Rock n'Roll and Greatest Male Rock Star.
The band's former management wanted Otep to record a cover song, something the band never wanted to do.
Robbie, 21, thought Freedom - a George Michael cover song - would do the same and spark off a spectacular solo career.
The X Factor 2014 winner Ben Haenow released which cover song as his debut single, reaching number one on the UK singles chart?
8221; Dwayne's reenactment of this cover song came from his mind, body and soul.
Bronnie, who was the youngest and only non-American competitor in the Ryan Seacrest Cover Song Con test, has since been contacted by musicians in the US about a possible record contract.