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Karengirl 01-29-2019 05:58 PM

Think Prince/genius:bowdown: but have to go with Sinead O'Connor's version on this one:
(So sad, both RIP)




Cuthbert 01-29-2019 06:03 PM

Sinead is still alive?

Prince's version is better.

Exo 01-29-2019 06:27 PM

Maybe Karen was implying her career is dead. You know, for doing that unspeakable heinous act of ripping up a picture of an assh*le on a live TV show.

ziggywas 01-30-2019 11:16 AM

Quote:

Originally Posted by Karengirl (Post 2038859)
Think Prince/genius:bowdown: but have to go with Sinead O'Connor's version on this one:
(So sad, both RIP)



i m going to continue the prince cover sequence with a personal favorite:


Karengirl 01-30-2019 05:32 PM

Hi. Sorry about any confusion on Sinead O'Connor. I'd written under both Prince and Sinead O'Connor (RIP). I'd thought that was a well-understood term :(- it's respectful, "rest in peace" (they've excited this life).

Whenever I write on anyone who's passed away, (so long as I remember to add it) I'll put (RIP) as I'll add here, too...since I've been binging on Chris Cornell (RIP) lately - and, am always freshly blown away by that voice!:bowdown:

(Great choice of Patti Smith doing When Doves Cry; but I'll stick w/Price on that one)



Atomica 01-30-2019 05:53 PM

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Originally Posted by MicShazam (Post 1863701)
Patti Smith's cover of Tears for Fear's 'Everybody Wants to Rule the World'.

I'd never heard her version before, but it's pretty damned good. Took a couple listens to grow on me, but now it's wormed its way into a bunch of my playlists. Good call!


I adore Debbie Harry, so I have a high bar for Blondie covers.



Imo, it just works better as a punk song.

ziggywas 01-31-2019 09:54 AM

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Originally Posted by Karengirl (Post 2039366)
(they've excited this life).

no they didnt. sinead o conor is alive, hence the other comments..

Karengirl 01-31-2019 03:53 PM

Of course - you're right!! :rolleyes::o: Thank you.

:confused::o:Mixed up w/Dolores O'Riordan (RIP) - The Cranberries

HowardThomas 02-11-2019 11:52 PM

There are plenty of best cover songs. I like listening to Soccer Mommy – “I’m On Fire” and Frank Ocean – “Moon River” by Henry Mancini.

Marie Monday 02-21-2019 10:03 AM

Marissa really brings out the borderline insanity of this song. Taylor saying the 'this sick beat' line is one of the whitest things I have ever seen, somehow here it's even funnier. this one has more groove too


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