15 Times Popular Artists Made You Love Their Cover Just As Much As The Original Song

There’s something really exciting about one of your favorite artists showing some love and appreciation for one of your other favorite artists by performing a cover of your favorite song. Actually, you know what it is? It’s my FAVORITE THING! So here are some of my favorite covers of recent years (I promise, I’m done saying that word now). (Also note, I didn’t include Ryan Adams’ 1989, because I felt like that was kind of a given.)

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Hozier covering Arctic Monkeys’ “Do I Wanna Know”

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Sam Smith covering Bruno Mars’ “When I Was Your Man”

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Thirty Seconds To Mars covering Rihanna’s “Stay”

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Alessia Cara covering Drake’s “Hotline Bling”

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Demi Lovato covering Hozier’s “Take Me To Church”

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The xx covering Beyoncé’s “I Miss You”

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Miley Cyrus covering Arctic Monkeys’ “Why’d You Only Call Me When You’re High?”

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Chvrches covering Justin Timberlake’s “Cry Me A River”

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Bastille covering Miley Cyrus’ “We Can’t Stop”

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London Grammar covering Miley Cyrus’ “Wrecking Ball”

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Ben Howard covering Carly Rae Jepsen’s “Call Me Maybe”

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Kodaline covering Macklemore’s “Same Love”

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Demi Lovato covering Ed Sheeran’s “Give Me Love”

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Florence and the Machine covering Drake’s “Take Care”

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Ed Sheeran covering Ginuwine’s “Pony”

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