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Admit It: There's No Better Musical Valentine Than A Well-Executed Cover Song [Somethin 4 The Weekend]

Between this Monday's release of the latest covers-stuffed War Child charity album —which includes the Yeah Yeah Yeahs ' take on "Sheena Is A Punk Rocker" and Lily Allen 's drowsy reworking of "Straight To Hell" —and the "what are your favorite cover songs" meme going around Facebook lately, I figured it would be fun to have us all share some of our favorite reworkings of popular songs. A few of mine after the jump, presented with minimal comment because after a week of scandals and Grammys and people not being dead I am wiped out. Feel free to share yours! The newer the better! Nick Cave, "Disco 2000" (originally by Pulp) Afghan Whigs, "Come See About Me" (originally by ....

8 a.m. Saturday 14th February 2009 EST
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