When the original singer says that the cover artist did a better job, you know they deserve props. Not too mention I get goosebumps everytime I hear this song by Cash. Fantastic call Toxic. I love this song.
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Originally Posted by Toxic
Best cover of all time, you know its a real bad ass cover when the original group quits playing it because they don't think they do it justice.
I pop the video in, and wow… Tears welling, silence, goose-bumps… Wow. [I felt like] I just lost my girlfriend, because that song isn't mine anymore… It really made me think about how powerful music is as a medium and art form. I wrote some words and music in my bedroom as a way of staying sane, about a bleak and desperate place I was in, totally isolated and alone. [Somehow] that winds up reinterpreted by a music legend from a radically different era/genre and still retains sincerity and meaning — different, but every bit as pure