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cover version

n.
A recording or performance of a song that was previously recorded or made popular by another. Also called cover song.
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cover version

n
(Pop Music) another name for cover34
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cov′er ver`sion


n.
a recording of a song by a performer or group other than the original performer or composer.
[1965–70]
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ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Noun1.cover version - 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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Translations

cover version

n (Mus) → Coverversion f
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LISTEN TO IT BBC Radio 1's Live Lounge 2015 is the tenth album in the Live Lounge Series, whereby artists come into the studio to play a live cover version plus a track of their own.
Darryl acted as maestro to his brood when they spontaneously recorded in his home studio a cover version of the late Andy Gibb's song Don't Throw It All Away.
London, June 28 ( ANI ): British author Jeanette Winterson is all set to pen down a 'cover version' of Shakespeare's 'The Winter's Tale', as a part of a major plan to recreate his works for contemporary readers.
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