Most covered songs

Created by notaprincess9 on 13 Apr 2018 | Ultima oară editat de notaprincess9 în data 22 Aug 2020
Most covered songs

A collection of the most covered songs in music history. It takes into account covers of famous artists and musicians in general.

Covered by Jeff Buckley, Rufus Wainwright, Alexandra Burke, Pentatonix, Bob Dylan, Brandi Carlile, Regina Spektor, Willie Nelson, Susan Boyle, Tim Minchin, Alter Bridge, (Myles Kennedy), Bono and pretty much every musician who uploads their music on youtube ever.

Covered by Jimi Hendrix, Dave Matthews Band, U2, Neil Young, Bryan Ferry, Eric Clapton, Randy California, Pearl Jam etc.

Covered by Ike & Tina Turner, Beyonce, Cher, Glee cast, James Bay, Elvis Presley and many artists on talent shows.

Covered by Eva Cassidy, Israel Kamakawiwoʻole, Mariah Carey, Ariande Grande, Glee cast.

First version is unknown. Later covered by The Animals, Five Finger Death, Glenn Yarbrough, Bob Dylan, The Beatles.

Originally by Ottis Redding. Covered by Joss Stone, The Temptations, Dianna Ross, Stevie Wonder, Christina Grimmie, Kelly Clarkson, Melanie Amaro.

Covered by the Beatles, Frankie Ruiz, Britney Spears, Juliette Lewis, Samantha Fox, Quincy Jones and His Orchestra, Aretha Franklin, Ottis Redding.

Covered by Johnny Cash, Leona Lewis, 2Cellos, Jared Evan, The Razor Skyline.

Covered by Whitney Houston, Connie Tolbot, Kenny Rogers, Glee Cast, Jennifer Hudson, Christina Aguilera, Ariana Grande, Beyonce.

Covered by Aretha Franklin, Joan Baez, Of Monsters and men, Pain, Ray Charles, Alice Cooper.

Covered by Elvis Presley, Boyz II Men, Frank Sinatra, James Brown, Gladys Knight. According to Guinness World Records 2009 it was the most record song.

Most covered song on youtube.

Notable covers by Shirley Bassey, Barbra Streisand, Lesley Gore, Etta James, Joe Cocker.

Notable covers by Nina Simone, Vicky Leandros, Barbra Streisand, Frank Sinatra, Neil Diamond, Haris Alexiou, Marlene Dietrich, Cyndi Lauper, Dalida and more.

Postmodern Jukebox, Pretenders, Kelly Clarkson, Tears for Fears, the Scala & Kolacny Brothers, Korn, Damien Rice, Collide, Brandi Carlile, Glee Cast and more.

Comentarii
Torpedo23Torpedo23    Sâmbătă, 22/08/2020 - 10:34

Not sure how many covers exist 'officially', but I'd say these songs could make the cut:

Italian classics
https://lyricstranslate.com/en/vivo-lei-lyrics.html
https://lyricstranslate.com/en/Il-Volo-O-Sole-mio-lyrics.html

Another classic, from Bach's prelude, arranged by Gounod and Schubert, with lots of versions including that of Céline Dion and Andrea Bocelli
https://lyricstranslate.com/en/il-volo-ave-maria-lyrics.html
see https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=pwp1CH5R-w4 and https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=ek9LKDjgshU