Seriously, no one has yet to mention Gary Jules version of Mad World?
Or Jeff Buckley's version of Hellaluja?
What is wrong with you people?
I would've understood if you had said Eric Clapton's version, but the Guns N' Roses version?!
Neon Knights by Queensryche, originally by Black Sabbath.
I hate that one. Killed the bandAlso Sympathy for the Devil by the Rolling Stones, Guns N' Roses do a pretty good cover of it, I don't know if I like it better but I like both.
Dear God, yes. I think Chuck blew his vocal cords out on that oneDeath's "Painkiller" (Judas Priest) is pretty cool, too.
Anything Motorhead covers kicks the originals ***Keep in mind what era that was from. Do ya think Motorhead could cover e.g. Blackened and have their cover kick the original's ***?
The only time a cover of a Dylan song is better than the original is if Jimi did itKnockin' on Heaven's Door by Guns N' Roses, originally by Bob Dylan.
'Overkill' kicks monster ***, thoughMost of the songs on Metallica's Garage Inc. album (but not all, the motorhead ones were better originals along with some others).
I hate that one. Killed the band
Anything Motorhead covers kicks the originals ***
The only time a cover of a Dylan song is better than the original is if Jimi did it