U of Music’s 35 Greatest Rock Covers Of All Time

U of Music’s Greatest Rock Covers Of All Time

Keep in mind this list does not include Blues covers like the Allman Brothers version of Statesboro Blues, we will publish a separate Blues list.

1. All Along The Watchtower- Jimi Hendrix/Bob Dylan
2. The Man Who Sold The World- Nirvana/David Bowie
3. With A Little Help From My Friends- Joe Cocker/The Beatles
4. Black Magic Woman- Santana/Fleetwood Mac
5. Hallelujah- Jeff Buckley/Leonard Cohen
6. Me And Bobby McGee- Janis Joplin/Kris Kristofferson
7. Hard To Handle – The Black Crowes/Otis Redding
8. Higher Ground- Red Hot Chili Peppers/Stevie Wonder
9. Hurt- Johnny Cash/Nine Inch Nails
10. Little Wing- Stevie Ray Vaughan/Jimi Hendrix
11. Wonderwall- Ryan Adams/Oasis
12. Oh, Lonesome Me- Neil Young/Don Gibson
13. Last Kiss- Pearl Jam/Wayne Cochran
14. The Shape I’m In- Gov’t Mule/The Band
15. These Days – Gregg Allman/Jackson Browne
16. Imagine- Perfect Circle/John Lennon
17. (What’s So Funny ‘Bout) Peace, Love and Understanding- Elvis Costello/Nick Lowe
18. Come Together- Soundgarden/The Beatles
19. I Go To Sleep- The Pretenders/The Kinks
20. You’ve Got A Friend- James Taylor/Carole King
21. The Ghost Of Tom Joad- Rage Against The Machine/Bruce Springsteen
22. Crazy Mary- Pearl Jam/Victoria Williams
23. Baker Street – Foo Fighters/Gerry Rafferty
24. Planet Caravan- Pantera/Black Sabbath
25. If Not For You- George Harrison/Bob Dylan
26. Honey Pie- The Pixies/The Beatles
27. I Don’t Want To Be a Soldier- Mad Season/John Lennon
28. China Girl- David Bowie/Iggy Pop
29. Billie Jean- Chris Cornell/Michael Jackson
30. Rocketman- My Morning Jacket/Elton John
31. Ain’t No More Cane- Jay Farrar/The Band
32. Lovely Rita- Travis/The Beatles
33. I Can’t Make You Love Me- Bon Iver/Bonnie Raitt
34. Cuyahoga- The Decemberists/R.E.M.
35. Dancing Days- Stone Temple Pilots/Led Zeppelin

Thanks to Justin C. for this great list idea… what other lists would you like to see?