Cover version discovery

Only recently found out these existed top 3

Nadine Expert - Miss You
Gene Rondo - Yah Mo B There
Los Aragon - Have Nagila

Stumbled upon this one the other day:

Bomb The Bass, Featuring Maureen Walsh - Say A Little Prayer (1988)

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If it exists there is a reggae cover version of it.

Nonetheless this still surprised me. I’m quite fond of the original…

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Here’s Finnish version of Demis Roussos - I Dig You. In chorus she sings “because of the full moon”

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let’s just put a slow breakbreat on it eh

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That’s a tune right there

the kwaito version of ‘pump up the jam’ that you didn’t didn’t know you needed in yr life:

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Not a cover per se, but always enjoyed this take on Love Will Tear Us Apart

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Here’s a Cantonese version of Sheena Easton’s The Lover In Me.

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How about a brazilian take on “Diamonds Are Forever”?

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This song…

…was given a pretty decent disco cover treatment…

…and then the rhythm/bassline/‘concept’ of the disco cover was used to create this tech house classic:

That’s some evolution right there.

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Great version of the America classic

Carla dal Forno takes on Einsturzende Neubaten

Robert Wyatt has done some amazing covers, but this has got to be my favourite

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Just reposting this from the Italo thread, Hysteric’s list of every Italo cover version. As he says, some are terrible but there’s a lot a great ones. I particularly like the Cat Gang cover of Locomotive Breath by Jethro Tull.

https://www.discogs.com/lists/Italo-disco-cover-versions/140204

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Bappi Lahiri’s cover of Herbie Hancock’s Rockit with a bit of Tyrone Brunson’s The Smurf chucked in for good measure :grin::

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CAT BOYS feat. asuka ando - GypsyWoman (2018)

Paris Hilton - Do Ya Think I’m Sexy? (2006)

Sharon - Aage Jo Hua (1982) [cover of Lipps Inc. - Funkytown]

Sharon Prabhakar - Halchal (1982) [cover of Donna Summer - Hot Stuff]

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This is hot, yo - gonna open my radio show tomorrow with this slow burner

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love this - most excellent!