Discussion in 'music, bands, clubs & festies' started by SpookyFrank, Jul 12, 2017.
Also 'Tainted Dub' in the same way that 'League Unlimited Orchestra- Modern Dancing' is.
That and the global smash hit "It's like that"
Puff Daddy - that one he ripped from the Police's Every Breath You Take
Charlene's "I've never been to me" wasn't written by her, flopped when she first released it, and was recorded by several other people before she had a huge hit with it in 1982.
Dawn penn's 'no, no, no' is a cover of an old r&b number of course
Sabres of paradise - smokebelch is a cover too
Captain Sensible - Happy talk
Alien Ant Farm - Smooth criminal
Skimmed through the thread has
Jose Feliciano Light My Fire been posted?
Shatner's Common People possibly squeezes onto the list but his Rocket Man might be well known enough to drop him.
Soup Dragons, Im Free.
This Mortal Coil - Song to the Siren
The Flying Lizards - Money
Laura Branigan's two biggest UK hits, Gloria and Self Control were both covers.
Gloria was co-written and first recorded (in Italian) by Umberto Tozzi, Self Control by Raffaele 'Raf' Riefoli
Gazza - Fog on the Tyne
Toy Dolls - Nelly the Elephant
Mike Flowers Pops - Wonderwall
Edit... ah bollocks.
Has anyone posted this yet?
Never heard of it.
Timmy Mallett and that bikini shit
Pavarotti - Nessun Dorma
Florence and the Machine - You Got The Love?
I'm sure she's had other hits but I can't recall the name of any.
Big Mountain - Baby I Love Your Way
shit I did a one hit wonder which is a different thing.
I was thinking that too but Feliciano had a shitload of hits in both English and Spanish including Feliz Navidad.Certainly best known for Light My Fire here but a big name all over especially South America.( most of his stuff was covers)
Now you're being daft
Well that was the only song I can remember that she did and it is a cover , plus if people can have Johnny Cash Hurt !
The Flying Pickets - Only You
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