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Which was better the Original or the Cover Song?

Discussion in 'Music' started by That Bowie Girl, Oct 25, 2019.

  1. Michelle Stevens

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    I do like the Whittaker version but I think Coldplay was the best.

    Blue Monday

    New Order (Original)



    Orgy

     
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    The ORGY version is new to me so this time I enjoyed it more than the original, but I don't think it will become a timeless classic - so my vote goes to NEW ORDER anyway:D


    Hollywood Seven

    original: Jon English


    cover: Alides Hidding
     
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    Rushes off to Spotify to add this to my current playlist and find any remixes that are out there.

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  4. That Bowie Girl

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    Did you have fun finding the Orgy? :lmao:

    I love this one and his voice is gorgeous.

    "Doin' Time" I just looked back I already did this one.
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    "SUCKER"

    Jonas Brothers (Original)



    Halsey (Cover)

     
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    I like Halsey's vocals and I love what she has done with this song, but I'm going with the original because I love the second brother's voice on this.


    How about ONLY YOU


    Yazoo (original)


    Flying Pickets (cover

     
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    The Flying Pickets versions was innovative, original and fresh, even though it was a cover, and although I love the original, given the choice I would choose the Flying Pickets version.

    Next:

    Ain't No Mountain High Enough

    Marvin Gay & Tammi Terrell (original)



    Diana Ross (cover)

     
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  8. That Bowie Girl

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    I like this one best. I love this song as a duet and Marvin Gay's voice is to die for.

    “Stairway to Heaven”

    Led Zeppelin (original)




    Dolly Parton (Cover)









     
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    Led Zeppelin

    Behind Blue Eyes

    The Who (original)-



    Limp Bizkit-


     
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    Echo Beach

    Martha And The Muffins (original)


    Toyah (cover)
     
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    I like Toyah's much better the music is fantastic and she has the better sounding voice.

    Comfortably Numb

    Pink Floyd (Original)



    Eddie Vedder and David Bowie (Cover)








     
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    Pink Floyd every time!


    Dancing On My Own


    Robyn (original)



    Calum Scott (Cover)
     
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    I much prefer this one.


    Only Love Can Break Your Heart

    Neil Young (original)



    St Etienne (cover)

     
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    I will always chose Neil :cool1

    American Woman

    The Guess Who (Original)




    Lenny Kravitz (Cover)

     
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    I prefer the original :cool1



    The Day Before You Came


    Abba (original)





    Blancmange (cover)

     
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    I liked them both but kinda liked the Blancmange more.

    Na Na Hey Hey Kiss Him Goodbye

    Steam (original)



    Bananarama (cover)

     
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    This one! :dance:



    Its My Life

    Talk Talk (original)




    No Doubt (cover)

     
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    Definitely:
    You're The Greatest Lover

    Luv' (original)


    Brotherhood Of Man (cover)
     
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    I prefer this one :cool1



    The Land of Make Believe


    Bucks Fizz (original)





    A Quatre Pas D'ici - Celine Dion (Cover)



     
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    Definitely prefer the original "Bucks Fizz" English language version.

    How do you keep the music playing

    Patti Austin & the late, great James Ingram (original)



    Johnny Mathis (cover)

     
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