17 Of The Most Unforgettable Cover Versions Of 2013

Not saying these are BETTER than the originals, but maybe some of them are?

1. Fiona Apple sings “Pure Imagination” from Willy Wonka and the Chocolate Factory

2. Jessica Lange sings “The Name Game” on American Horror Story

3. Vampire Weekend perform Robin Thicke’s “Blurred Lines”

4. Haim and Lorde sing Sheryl Crow’s “Strong Enough”

5. The Gregory Brothers’ country version of Miley Cyrus’ “Wrecking Ball”

6. Lennon and Maisy sing The Lumineers’ “Ho Hey” on Nashville

7. Arctic Monkeys’ version of Drake’s “Hold On, We’re Going Home”

8. Pentatonix’s a cappella rendition of Lorde’s “Royals”

9. James Franco sings Britney Spears’ “Everytime” in Spring Breakers

10. Miley Cyrus sings Lana Del Rey’s “Summertime Sadness”

11. The xx’s haunting version of Beyoncé’s “I Miss You”

12. Lea Michelle sings Bob Dylan’s “Make You Feel My Love” in tribute to Cory Montieth on Glee

13. Fifth Harmony’s version of Ariana Grande’s “Honeymoon Avenue”

14. Chvrches perform Whitney Houston’s “It’s Not Right But It’s Okay”

15. Low’s version of Rihanna’s “Stay”

16. The Civil Wars’ stripped down, ultra-sad interpretation of The Jackson 5’s “I Want You Back”

17. Zombie Frogs’ piano and drums arrangement of Periphery’s “Make Total Destroy”

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