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a recording of a song that was first recorded or made popular by somebody else

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Originally a massive hit for Queen in 1975 and 1976, Bohemian Rhapsody enjoys a unique place in musical history, with its unorthodox structure and mix of styles, meaning few artists have attempted serious cover versions.
But the new album is her own work, apart from four cover versions.
What exactly is the point of a cover version of Band Aid's Do They Know it's Christmas?
Nearly a quarter are cover versions such as Always On My Mind by the Pet Shop Boys, while many touch the right buttons by including sleigh bells and children singing.
Most cover versions are average on a good day, but Gabrielle's version is one of the best I have ever heard.
ROCK band Muse have been hailed for the greatest cover version of all time.
London, Sept 22 (ANI): Muse's rendition of Feeling Good has been named the greatest cover version of all time.
Stars have launched a cover version of which REM song to raise funds for victims of the Haiti earthquake?
Meanwhile the X Factor finalists went straight to number one with a cover version of Michael Jackson's You Are Not Alone.
All 12 finalists sing on the cover version of Michael Jackson's You Are Not Alone to raise money for Londons Great Ormond Street children's hospital.
What does the choice of an early 80s cover version say about the people of the city?
Nevertheless, I think it was unfair of Total Guitar magazine to announce this week that Ms Dion is responsible for the worst cover version ever.
SCISSOR SISTERS: Scissor Sisters (Polydor) - The band anyone who claims to be hip is talking about right now thanks to their storming cover version of Pink Floyd's Comfortably Numb.
Tom Jones, at least, knows the commercial value of a decent cover version - he relaunched his career with an album of cover versions, with the added bonus of recording them with a set of trendy young artists.
DON'T MENTION: The fact that her cover version of Don McLean's American Pie had to be left off her second greatest hits album.