10 Unexpectedly Awesome Cover Versions Of Classic Songs

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Jamie Cullum and Katie Melua Covering The Cure’s “Love Cats”

Never recorded in the studio, this version of the Cure deep-cut was performed during the 2004 BRIT Awards. No stranger to jazzy versions of rock songs, Jamie also did a version of “High and Dry” by this next band…

 

Radiohead Covering Carly Simon’s “Nobody Does It Better”

Although it teeters dangerously close to being straight up bad, something about Thom Yorke’s breathy-yet-manic vocals on this Bond theme really makes us believe he’s in love with a spy. Jonny Greenwood’s crunchy guitar-work seals the deal.

 

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