German versions of songs originally in other languages

Créé par maluca le 03 avr 2018 | Modifié pour la dernière fois par maluca le 10 mai 2018

A collection of songs in German that are versions of songs in other languages.

I will probably focus mostly on songs from the 70s and 80s...

"Il est cinq heures, Paris s'éveille" by Jacques Dutronc
https://lyricstranslate.com/en/Jacques-Dutronc-Il-est-cinq-heures-Paris-...

Traductions:  français
Chanson | kölsch BAP

"Fairytale of New York" by The Pogues
https://lyricstranslate.com/en/Pogues-Fairytale-New-York-lyrics.html

Traductions:  allemand

"Universal Soldier" by Buffy Sainte-Marie (most famous version by Donovan)
https://lyricstranslate.com/en/Donovan-Universal-Soldier-lyrics.html

Traductions:  anglais

"You're The One That I Want" from the Grease soundtrack, performed by John Travolta and Olivia Newton-John
https://lyricstranslate.com/en/Grease-Soundtrack-Youre-One-I-Want-lyrics...

Traductions:  polonais

"(Ghost) Riders in the Sky: A Cowboy Legend" originally by Stan Jones, popular versions by Johnny Cash and Elvis Presley, among others.
https://lyricstranslate.com/en/johnny-cash-ghost-riders-sky-lyrics.html

Traductions:  anglais

"This Ole House" by Stuart Hamblen, popular versions by Rosemary Clooney and Shakin' Stevens.
https://lyricstranslate.com/en/shakin-stevens-ole-house-lyrics.html

"City of New Orleans" by Steve Goodman, more famous versions by Willie Nelson, Arlo Guthrie, John Denver...
https://lyricstranslate.com/en/willie-nelson-city-new-orleans-lyrics.html

Traductions:  anglais

Traditional English folk song, famous version by Simon and Garfunkel
https://lyricstranslate.com/en/simon-garfunkel-scarborough-faircanticle-...

Traductions:  anglais

"Santa Maria" by Oliver Onions (Guido e Maurizio De Angelis)
https://lyricstranslate.com/en/guido-e-maurizio-de-angelis-santa-maria-l...

Traductions:  anglais

"(Where Do I Begin?) Love Story" by Andy Williams (composition and instrumental version by Francis Lai)
https://lyricstranslate.com/en/Andy-Williams-love-story-lyrics.html

Traductions:  anglais tonguien

"Time to say goodbye (Con te partirò)" by Andrea Bocelli
https://lyricstranslate.com/en/andrea-bocelli-time-say-goodbye-con-te-pa...

Traductions:  anglais

"The House oft the Rising Sun", old folk song, popular Version by Eric Burdon & The Animals
https://lyricstranslate.com/en/animals-house-rising-sun-lyrics.html

"Victor Jara" by Arlo Guthrie, based on Adrian Mitchell's poem.
https://lyricstranslate.com/en/arlo-guthrie-victor-jara-lyrics.html

Traductions:  finnois italien
Commentaires
maluca    Sam, 07/04/2018 - 21:54

But what song of Bell, Book & Candle?

azucarinho    Lun, 09/04/2018 - 20:46

Petula Clark : Romeo (English version of Salome)
Marlene Dietrich : Don't Ask Me Why (Frag nicht warum ich gehe)
Roger Whitaker : Du warst mein schönster (?) Traum
Bryan Hyland : a German version of "Sealed With a Kiss"
Songs from musicals

maluca    Lun, 09/04/2018 - 21:23

Please provide links to the entries. And this list is about German covers of songs originally in other languages, not English covers of songs originally in German...

maluca    Ven, 13/04/2018 - 21:19

And the original versions?