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Cover or Original?

Postby Glacier » Nov 20th, 2012, 5:59 pm

Tell us which songs you think the original is the best version, and which songs have better remakes.

First up: Only God Knows Why
ORIGINAL by Kid Rock
REMAKE by DAC

Tell me which one you like best, and then post a new song if you want.
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Re: Cover or Original?

Postby grammafreddy » Nov 21st, 2012, 1:18 am

Original works better for me.

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My fave version - http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=c9ZMDPf9hZw
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Re: Cover or Original?

Postby Fancy » Nov 21st, 2012, 7:31 am

I like original. Here's one:

"I Don't Want to Miss A Thing"

Original - Aerosmith
http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=Vo_0UXRY_rY

Remake - Mark Chesnutt
http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=vBBikqPiFdw
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Re: Cover or Original?

Postby oneh2obabe » Nov 21st, 2012, 7:41 am

Original - Aerosmith.

Frankie Miller (original)
http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=07IUoTQFyU8

Johnny Reid (remake)
http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=yoahBnjAZns
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Re: Cover or Original?

Postby Fixer 166 » Nov 21st, 2012, 8:41 am

I like the og better there

Ok here's one

original
http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=Gw7gNf_9njs

Better cover
http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=iLjNGcd1whQ
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Re: Cover or Original?

Postby oneh2obabe » Nov 21st, 2012, 3:44 pm

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Re: Cover or Original?

Postby SmokeOnTheWater » Nov 21st, 2012, 3:53 pm

I like the original version best ... but I enjoy the remake. Just reread OP's post. I was talking about my own songs ...sorry. Don't care about previous poster's songs either way.

Original


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Re: Cover or Original?

Postby GordonH » Nov 21st, 2012, 4:04 pm

Original


Cover
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Re: Cover or Original?

Postby GordonH » Nov 21st, 2012, 4:12 pm

Original


Cover
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Re: Cover or Original?

Postby GordonH » Nov 21st, 2012, 4:15 pm

Original


Cover
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Re: Cover or Original?

Postby xjeepguy » Nov 21st, 2012, 4:20 pm

Glacier wrote:Tell us which songs you think the original is the best version, and which songs have better remakes.

First up: Only God Knows Why
ORIGINAL by Kid Rock
REMAKE by DAC

Tell me which one you like best, and then post a new song if you want.


No contest , Kid Rock .

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Re: Cover or Original?

Postby GordonH » Nov 21st, 2012, 4:21 pm

Original


Cover
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Re: Cover or Original?

Postby xjeepguy » Nov 21st, 2012, 4:23 pm

GordonH wrote:Original
http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=NSehtaY6k1U


Cover
http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=oEh5pWjcWCg


Have to pick Soft Cell on that one .


I prefer the Manson version over the Eurythmics :D
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Re: Cover or Original?

Postby GordonH » Nov 21st, 2012, 4:28 pm

Original


Cover


On this one Johnny Cash
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Re: Cover or Original?

Postby SmokeOnTheWater » Nov 21st, 2012, 4:31 pm

Nine Inch Nails is best.

Original


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