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Pop/hiphop/rap rock cover songs?

what are some good rock/metal cover songs for the genres listed above preferably ones that were popular

example: milkshake - Goodnight nurse (they'er the cover artist i dont remember who the real one was)

Update:

another example some metal band did a good cover of lollipop but im not sure who...

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  • 1 decade ago
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    i'm just going to list all the ones i have

    Aaron Neville (Pop) - Everybody Plays The Fool (The Main Ingredient Cover 1972)

    Ace of Base (Dance) - Cruel Summer (Bananarama Cover)

    Aiden (Rock) - White Wedding (Billy Idol Cover)

    Alanis Morissette (Pop) - King of Pain (The Police Cover)

    Alien Ant Farm (Punk) - Smooth Criminal (Michael Jackson Cover)

    All Time Low (Punk) - Umbrella (Rihanna Cover)

    Anita Mui (Pop) - Careless Whisper (Chinese Version, George Michael Cover)

    Another Level (R&B) - Freak Me (Silk Cover)

    Aphrodite (Drum & Bass) - I've Got Five On It (Luniz Cover)

    Apollo 440 (Dance) - Don't Fear The Reaper (Blue Oyster Cult Cover)

    Atomic Kitten (Pop) - The Tide is High (Blondie Cover)

    Atreyu (Metal) - You Give Love a Bad Name (Bon Jovi Cover)

    Aurora ft Naimee Coleman (Trance) - Ordinary World (Duran Duran Cover)

    Austin Powers/Dr. Evil & Mini Me - Just The Two of Us (Bill Withers Cover), Will Smith did a version, too

    Az Yet (R&B) - Hard To Say I'm Sorry (Chicago Cover)

    Babyface & Gwyneth Paltrow (Pop) - Just My Imagination (The Temptations Cover)

    The Beach Boys (Oldies)- California Dreaming (The Mama's & The Papa's Cover)

    Billy Idol (Rock) - Don't You Forget About Me (Simple Minds Cover)

    Breathe Carolina (Techno/Alternative) - With Or Without You (U2 Cover)

    Biffy Clyro - Umbrella (Rihanna Cover)

    Brazil (Punk) - Wrapped Around Your Finger (The Police Cover)

    Copeland (Rock) - Every Breath You Take (The Police Cover)

    The Cranberries (Pop) - Close To You (The Carpenters' Cover), Go Your Own Way (Fleetwood Mac Cover)

    The Cure (Pop/Rock) - Hello, I Love You (The Doors Cover)

    Crystal Method (Freestyle/Remix) - Magic Carpet Ride (Steppenwolf Cover)

    David Lee Roth (Classic Rock) - California Girls (The Beach Boys Cover)

    DHT (Dance) - Listen to Your Heart (Roxette Cover)

    Dishwalla (Rock) - Policy of Truth (Depeche Mode Cover)

    DJ Trashy (Dance) - Blinded By The Light (Electric Light Orchestra - ELO Cover)

    Dolapdere Big Gang (Rock) - Enjoy The Silence (Depeched Mode Cover)

    Dope (Metal) - You Spin Me 'Round (Like a Record, Dead or Alive Cover)

    Dryden Mitchell (Pop) - Friday, I'm in Love (50 First Dates, The Cure Cover)

    Eiffel 65 (Dance) - Big in Japan (Alphaville Cover), Get Down on It (KC & The Sunshine Band), You Spin Me Round (Like a Record, Dead or Alive Cover)

    Element 101 (Punk) - I'm Like a Bird (Nelly Furtado Cover)

    Emery (Punk) - Holding Out For a Hero (Bonnie Tyler Cover)

    English Beat (Ska) - Tears of a Clown (Smokey Robinson Cover)

    Fall Out Boy (Punk) - Beat It (w/ John Mayer, Michael Jackson Cover)

    Faye Wong (Pop) - Dreams (Chinese Version, The Cranberreis Cover)

    Fear Factory (Metal) - Cars (Gary Numan Cover)

    Foo Fighter (Rock) - Tiny Dancer (Elton John Cover)

    Flying Lizards (Pop) - Mone (That's What I Want, Barrett Strong Cover)

    Further Seems Forever (Punk) - Bye Bye Bye (N Sync Cover)

    Gastby's America Dream (Punk) - Just Like Heaven (The Cure Cover)

    Genesis (Pop) - You Can't Hurry Love (The Supremes Cover)

    Gloria Estefan (Pop) - Turn The Beat Around (Vicki Sue Robinson Cover)

    Goldfinger (Punk) - 99 Red/Luft Balloons (Nena Cover)

    Gus (Rock/Pop) - Don't Fear The Reaper (Blue Oyster Cult Cover, Scream Soundtrack)

    Gwyneth Paltrow (Pop) - Bette Davis Eyes (Kim Carnes Cover)

    Halifax (Punk) - Straight Up (Paula Abdul Cover)

    Heather Nova (Pop) - We Can Work It Out (The Beatles Cover)

    Hidden in Plain View (Punk) - And I Ran (So Far Away, Flock of Seagulls Cover)

    Ian Brown (Pop) - Billie Jean, Thriller (Michael Jackson Covers)

    Jamie O'Neal (Pop) - All By Myself (Eric Carmen Cover)

    Jamison Parker (Punk) - Everybody Wants To Rule The World (Tears for Fears Cover)

    Jason Donovan (Pop) - Sealed With a Kiss (Brian Hyland Cover 1962)

    Jennifer Rush (Pop) - The Power of Love (Celine Dion Cover)

    Jimmy Cliff (Pop) - I Can See Clearly Now (Johnny Nash Cover 1972)

    Julian Lennon (Pop) - Imagine (John Lennon Cover)

    Knockout (Punk) - Survivor (Destiny's Child Cover)

    Krokus (Rock) - Ballroom Blitz (Sweet Cover 1975)

    Lacuna Coil (Alternative) - Enjoy The Silence (Depeche Mode Cover)

    Letters to Cleo (Punk) - I Want You To Want Me (Cheap Trick Cover)

    Lights of Euphoria (Rock/Pop) - Wicked Game (Chris Isaak Cover)

    Marasco (R&B) - She's Like The Wind (Patrick Swayze Cover)

    Maria Bello (Pop) - Sweet Dreams (Are Made Of This, Eurythmics Cover)

    Mark Chestnutt (Country) - I Don't Want To Miss A Thing (Aerosmith Cover)

    Michael Bolton - How Am I Supposed to Live Without You (Laura Branigan Cover)

    No Doubt ft. Incubus (Rock) - Message in a Bottle (The Police Cover)

    No Mercy (Dance) - Missing (Everything But The Girl Cover)

    Nova Space (Pop) - Time After Time (Cyndi Lauper Cover, Uncle Kracker, Sugar Ray, Quietdrive also did this song)

    Paramore (Punk) - My Hero (Foo Fighters Cover)

    Pet Shop Boys (Pop) - Send Me An Angel (Erasure Cover)

    Poison (Hair Band) - Your Mama Don't Dance (Loggins & Messina Cover)

    The Pussycat Dolls (Pop) - Tainted L

    Source(s): limewire, my itunes, and my collection of cds
  • Anonymous
    5 years ago

    Yesterday I listened to the CD where various Country Stars covered the Eagles songs and I really liked Alan Jackson's version of Tequila Sunrise

  • 1 decade ago

    Pierce The Veil did a cover of Michael Jackson's "Beat it" :D

    and the Lollipop cover was by Framing Hanley (:

  • 1 decade ago

    There are CDs like "punk goes crunk" or "punk goes pop" and a lot more.

    One really good cover that I love is "When i grow up" byr Mayday Parade

    http://www.fearlessrecords.com/viewband.php?band_i...

  • 1 decade ago

    any song by metro station/paramore/and the killers are always good!

    i really like "let the flames begin" by paramore

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