German versions of songs originally in other languages

Created by maluca on 03 Apr 2018 | Last edited by maluca on 10 May 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-...

Преводи:  француски

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

Преводи:  енглески

"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...

Преводи:  пољски

"(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

Преводи:  енглески

"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

Преводи:  енглески

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

Преводи:  енглески

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

Преводи:  енглески

"(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

Преводи:  енглески Tongan

"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

Коментари
maluca    Субота, 07/04/2018 - 21:54

But what song of Bell, Book & Candle?

maluca    Понедељак, 09/04/2018 - 14:36

Already on the list... Regular smile

azucarinho    Понедељак, 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    Понедељак, 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    Петак, 13/04/2018 - 21:19

And the original versions?