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    (Original post by Manitude)
    I'm still hungover, of course, but at least I feel better about staying up till nearly 8am drinking whisky.
    I can just imagine it :cheers:
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    Richard Thompson covering Britney Spears - starts around 50 seconds
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    Pseudo-Soviet ska/metal cover of Avicii.


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    (Original post by homeland.lsw)
    Agh too many support team members make me scared...:afraid:
    Omg this lol :rofl: it is like a mixture of awe, respect and like general awkwardness that makes me embarrassed to be in their presence :getmecoat: also the fact they are so old and respect old ppl

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    (Original post by CoolCavy)
    Omg this lol :rofl: it is like a mixture of awe, respect and like general awkwardness that makes me embarrassed to be in their presence :getmecoat: also the fact they are so old and respect old ppl
    Old?! The cheek of it!!!
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    Also- fantastic song BTW!
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    (Original post by CoolCavy)
    Omg this lol :rofl: it is like a mixture of awe, respect and like general awkwardness that makes me embarrassed to be in their presence :getmecoat: also the fact they are so old and respect old ppl
    OLD?!?!?!?!?!?!?!?!?!?!?!?!?!?!? !

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    Does anyone else find it kind of annoying when musicians change the gender of the people in the songs they're singing? I get that they might want to 'fit' it more to themselves but I don't see the point?
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    (Original post by Tank Girl)
    Old?! The cheek of it!!!
    Omg now you quoted me i am even more embarrassed :getmecoat:
    and you are quite old like 20 + is old but like old people have achieved things in their life and are all set and that is so admirable hence why i get embarrassed :rofl:
    :hugs: ty, although imperion has to take the credit for that :cute: x


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    OLD?!?!?!?!?!?!?!?!?!?!?!?!?!?!? !


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    It is a good thing honestly like you have experienced life and are all knowledgeable and have like lives x
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    alright get ready guys

    Johnny Cash's cover of Hurt by Nine Inch Nails


    Gary Jules' cover of Mad World by Tears for Fears


    This lady's cover of Spectrum by Florence and the Machine

    swear her voice just turned into a piano at 02:58

    This guy's cover of Hello by Adele


    Adam Lambert's cover of Who Wants to Live Forever by QUEEN

    I acc hold my breath during this T_T
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    (Original post by CoolCavy)
    but like old people have achieved things in their life and are all set and that is so admirable hence why i get embarrassed :rofl:
    :hugs: ty, although imperion has to take the credit for that :cute: x

    It is a good thing honestly like you have experienced life and are all knowledgeable and have like lives x
    I have some news for you about growing older that you might find a bit alarming....
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    (Original post by Puddles the Monkey)
    I have some news for you about growing older that you might find a bit alarming....
    Erm may i ask what this news may be
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    Also i feel awkward with you in particular as i thought u were a boy :getmecoat:....
    i do apologise x
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    Rise Against covering Journey's "Anyway you want it"
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    (Original post by CoolCavy)
    Erm may i ask what this news may be
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    Also i feel awkward with you in particular as i thought u were a boy :getmecoat:....
    i do apologise x
    Go watch Bridget Jone's Diary and you'll understand... :console:

    Don't worry, everyone thinks I'm a boy for some reason :lol:
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    (Original post by Blondie987)
    Does anyone else find it kind of annoying when musicians change the gender of the people in the songs they're singing? I get that they might want to 'fit' it more to themselves but I don't see the point?
    This annoys me too! Like why is is so difficult to sing about the same gender? Do they feel like it won't have the same emotional impact...?
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    (Original post by Tank Girl)
    This annoys me too! Like why is is so difficult to sing about the same gender? Do they feel like it won't have the same emotional impact...?
    I know, and I feel it's kind of insulting to original intention of the song, also it can make it sound off you know? I mean, I'm gay but I sing songs about guys all the time lol
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    I wont bother traumatising everyone with Madonnas cover of American Pie.

    https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=D-yy2URAYqU
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    (Original post by KaylaB)
    Lana Del Rey & Barrie James O'Neil's cover of Summer Wine, originally by Nancy Sinatra and Lee Hazlewood 
    I completely agree they did an awesome job of covering that song and their voices fit so nicely together.
 
 
 
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