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14 Insane Cover Songs That Might Just Be Better Than The Original

Because imitation is the sincerest form of flattery, right?

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1. "Skinny Love," Ed Sheeran

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Ed Sheeran can do nothing wrong.

2. "Riptide," Taylor Swift

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Just be glad that Taylor Swift and Vance Joy are going on tour together.

3. "Forever," James Bay

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On repeat for days...

4. "Jolene," Miley Cyrus

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An oldie, but always SO good.

5. "Fast Car," Sam Smith

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Can Sam Smith win his fifth Grammy for this performance?!

6. "Shake It Off," Meghan Trainor

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Alright, where is Taylor for the perfect duet!?

7. "Happy," Maroon 5

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Adam and company strip down the upbeat song to give it a classic feel.

8. "Blank Space," Imagine Dragons

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Can Imagine Dragons go on tour with Taylor too, please!!

9. "I Miss You," 5 Seconds of Summer

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5 Seconds of Summer is bringing the '90s back!

10. "XO," John Mayer

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The only thing better than Beyoncé, is a Beyoncé cover.

11. "Stay With Me," Kelly Clarkson

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Kelly is able to take Sam Smith's number-one hit and give a new voice.

12. "Chandelier," Sara Bareilles

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Alright, can Sara and Sia go on tour together?

13. "Retrograde," Lorde

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Move over James Blake!!

14. "Your Song," Ellie Golding

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Ellie performed this at the royal wedding where Elton John was in attendance.

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