Favorite Youtube Covers?
June 8, 2011 6:43 AM Subscribe
Using Youtube-to-MP3 tools found online, I've recently started putting some of my favorite acoustic covers of popular music on my iPod. Some of these favorites are within, along with other popular examples of the stripped-down cover trend, but I would appreciate discovering yours as well.
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of A Kiss at the End of the Rainbow
from the Christopher Guest mockumentary A Mighty Wind
of the Kyu Sakamoto song ue o muite
usually titled Sukiyaki
Jenny y Lenny's cover
of an arrangement of the Tom Jobim song Vou te Contar
(popularized in English by Frank Sinatra as Wave
Rachel Holder's cover
of Dolly Parton's Jolene
(which admittedly would be about three times as awesome to watch if she actually played that guitar she's holding).
Mat Weddle's cover
of Outkast's Hey Ya!
. A similar version by his band Obadiah Parker, featuring piano and female harmony vocals, is already available on iTunes.
Jonathan Coulton's cover
of Sir Mix-a-Lot's Baby Got Back
. A similar version with background vocals and more verses is already available on iTunes.