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When Samuel L. Jackson Sings Taylor Swift’s ‘We Are Never Ever Getting Back Together,’ He Means It

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Samuel L. Jackson covered Taylor Swift's "We Are Never Ever Getting Back Together" on a London radio show last week, with some Jackson-isms thrown in there.

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We Believe In Father John Misty’s Cover Of R. Kelly’s ‘I Believe I Can Fly’

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If you just believe it, you'll be able to see, the "it" being an amazing cover of "I Believe I Can Fly" by Father John Misty on a boat.

Enjoy This Holiday-Themed Handbell Cover Of Adele’s ‘Rolling In The Deep’

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Here's a lovely cover of Adele's "Rolling in the Deep" by the Impulse Handbell Ensemble, a group of musically talented New Jersey high school students.

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Boy Has A Crush On A Girl Named Emily, As Evidenced By This Cringeworthy Bryan Adams Video He Made For Her

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Being a teenager is painful. As evidenced by the Bryan Adams video this kid made to impress a girl.

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Please Enjoy The Civil Wars Acoustic Cover Of ‘Disarm’ By The Smashing Pumpkins

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A while back Liveset streamed a show The Civil Wars did at One Eyed Jacks in New Orleans. Included in that show was an acoustic cover of "Disarm" by the Smashing Pumpkins the duo did, but for whatever reason the video of them performing it was never released -- until now.

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Star Wars ‘Call Me Maybe’ Finally Gives The Prequels A Reason To Exist

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James Covenant has edited together 'Star Wars' footage, perfectly synched to Carly Rae Jepsen's 'Call Me Maybe', and with a great ending.

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Cookie Monster Raises The Bar For 'Call Me Maybe' Parodies, Asks If It's A Cookie Bar

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Cookie Monster won Twitter with a joke about Carly Rae Jepsen's "Call Me Maybe", and now he won our hearts with a video parody of the song.

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And Now A Gorilla Sings The Definitive 'Call Me Maybe' Cover

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Back when we predicted Carly Rae Jepsen's "Call Me Maybe" would be the <a href="http://www.uproxx.com/music/2012/05/7-early-frontrunners-for-2012s-song-of-the-summer-distinction/#page/1">song of the summah summer</a>, we didn't have a full understanding of just how epidemic this earworm would prove to be.

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'Corgi Rae Jepsen' Performs The Best Cover Of Carly Rae Jepson's 'Call Me Maybe' You'll Ever Hear Or See

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The other day -- when writing about <a href="http://www.uproxx.com/music/2012/06/usher-plays-bass-covers-foster-the-peoples-pumped-up-kicks-rather-amazingly/">Usher's amazing Foster the People cover </a>-- I mentioned how the internet had sort of ruined cover songs for me, because there's just so damn many of them out there, and how "rarely do I come away impressed anymore" by covers on YouTube.

Usher Plays Bass, Covers Foster The People's 'Pumped Up Kicks' Rather Amazingly

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I have to say that the internet, for all of its wonders, has kind of killed cover songs for me.

If You Watch One Cover Of Toto's 'Africa' Sung By Two Guys In A Utah Pizza Shop Today, Let It Be This One

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Last fall I made a roadtrip with a bunch of friends to the LSU/West Virginia football game in Morgantown, WV.

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fun. Covers 'Call Me Maybe' — 2012's Song Of The Summer

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In the future, there will only be three songs — Gotye's "Somebody That I Used to Know," fun.

Willie Nelson And His Sons Cover Pearl Jam's 'Just Breathe' Beautifully

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I was ready to call it a day, but then a friend sent me this, and I just have to post it: Willie Nelson, along with his sons Lukas and Micah, covering Pearl Jam's "Just Breathe.

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Australian Spoon-Playing Lady Spoons The Sh*t Out Of The Black Keys' 'Lonely Boy'

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I meant to get to this yesterday but the research behind <a href="http://www.uproxx.com/webculture/2012/04/alison-bries-10-most-internet-bait-able-moments/" target="_blank">my hard-hitting thesis on celebrity and web culture</a> took up more of my time than expected.

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Man Soothingly Covers Adele's 'Rolling In The Deep' On Chinese GuZheng

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Prior to this morning, I'd no idea what the traditional Chinese stringed instrument known as a "GuZheng" looks or sounds like, but I recognized it instantly when I clicked play on the video above of a GuZheng player(.

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Marvel Invokes The Classics With Avengers Art Appreciation Variants

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Throughout the month of April, Marvel series like Uncanny X-Men, Avengers, Amazing Spider-Man, and Fantastic Four will have "Avengers Art Appreciation Variants" as their covers to promote the theatrical release of The Avengers in May.

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The DC Fifty-Too: What If Indie Artists Controlled DC’s Comics?

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We can expect a lot of shake ups when DC launches (or relaunches) <a href="http://dcu.blog.dccomics.com/the-new-52/" target="_blank">52</a><a href="http://dcu.blog.dccomics.com/the-new-52/" target="_blank"> comic book titles</a> next Wednesday, August 31st to try and turn the tide against flagging single issues sales numbers.


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