I Got You Covered

Try something new this month: Listen to our favorite pop princess's hit songs covered by equally awesome artists.
by Macy Alcaraz   |  Jan 8, 2009
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Lily Allen covers WomanizerCOVER: Brit Version of Brit Brit's Song
WHAT: Lily Allen's cover of "Womanizer"
WHY: Because her bloody brilliant Brit accent gives her cover a different sound.
WHEN: You're in a brit pop mood.
WHERE: You can hear the cover here. You can also check out All-American Rejects' cover of the same song here.

Yael Naim covers ToxicINTOXICATE: A Haunting Kind of "Toxic"
WHAT: Yael Naim's cover of "Toxic"
WHY: Because we all loved Yael Naim's "New Soul." Imagine Brit's song turned into a sultry performance accompanied by the piano.
WHEN: You're in the mood for beautiful piano playing. (Wait for her fantastic piano solo in the video.)
WHERE: You can watch the video of Yael's live performance here. If you're more of a guitar fan, check out Tristan Prettyman's cover of the same song here.

The Dresden Dolls and Brendon Urie of PatD cover Hit Me Baby One More TimeCOLLABORATE: Team Up
WHAT: The Dresden Dolls featuring Brendon Urie of Panic at the Disco cover "Baby One More Time"
WHY: Because hearing this version will show you that Britney's songs can be sung by anyone—including you!
WHEN: You're in your bedroom rocking out in front of the mirror with your hair brush-slash-microphone.
WHERE: You can watch their performance here.

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