10 Songs We Love Covered by Other Celebs

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As you may know, we here at Teen.com love cover songs! While we normally find great songs sung by budding stars and YouTube sensations, we must not forget that some amazing versions come from celebs themselves. We’ve found some awesome songs covered by our fave artists. Katy Perry singing Kanye and Jay-Z, Jessie J belting a Miley song…basically, this list we’ve put together rocks. Read on!

Megan & Liz with Max Schneider Cover “Call Me Maybe”
These three managed to slow down Carly Rae Jepsen’s song just a tad, while still keeping it fun and catchy. We’d like to see more of Max though…he’s just so darn cute!

Katy Perry Covers “Ni**as in Paris”
Katy’s rapping and rockin’ the swag like we’ve never seen before. We’re thinking a Katy, Kanye and Jay-Z collab would be sick!

Bruno Mars Covers “California Gurls”
Bruno turned Katy’s dance song into a sexy soulful ballad, obvs!

Maroon 5 Covers “Mine”
Everything Adam Levine Maroon 5 does is great and their TSwift cover is no exception. It seems like Taylor is loving it just as much as we are…

The Wanted Cover “Iris”
Beautiful, just beautiful! Then again, we didn’t expect anything less from this boy band.

Justin Bieber Covers “Trust Issues”
Only JBiebs could turn a rap song by Drake into an acoustic melody so flawlessly. Swoon.

Jordin Sparks Covers “Skyscraper”
Just another day for Jordin, chillin’ in her room singing a power ballad. This girl has some serious chops! Then again, we already knew that so…

Chris Brown Covers “A Thousand Miles”
Chris threw a curve ball at us with this one. He sings it so slow and emotionally…sounds much different than the original in White Chicks.

Jessie J Covers “Party in the USA”
After Jessie J gets done telling the audience how she’s not wearing underwear (wait, what?) she puts her own British twist on the beloved Miley song.

Demi Lovato Covers “How to Love”
Demi changed the song lyrics to be in first person and totally related it to herself. We absolutely love this version!

Which of these covers is your favorite? Think any of them are better than the original? Are there some you’re just not into?

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  • iloveyoulikeXO

    Awesome list. Thanks for sharing. You can also add

    John Mayer’s cover for Beyonce’s “XO”

    and Bastille’s cover for Miley Cyrus’ “We Can’t Stop”


  • – A

    You also forgot All Time Low’s covers of Umbrella by Rihanna & Alejandro by Lady Gaga. But other than that, this list was awesome! Chris Brown’s cover was surprising and really well done :) and i love love love Megan & Liz & Max! :)

  • jessica

    I love jessie j plus she did right that song for miley

  • @Clarkeigh

    Demi’s cover was the best <3 So beautiful! However, how is this a list of celeb covers WITHOUT Beyonce's "Sex On Fire" cover…

  • Dawn

    I think 30 Seconds to Mars’ “Bad Romance” cover should be on this list. Its hauntingly sexy!

  • lovatic

    Demi Lovato <3 how to love cover sounded perfect!

  • Karolina

    my favorite was the bruno mars one! its very good the katy perry 1 was kinda weird wouldnt you say? raping and katy perry? not the best combo?

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  • perfectionisdemi

    Demi. Demi. Demi. Demi. Demi. ♥

  • Cecile

    Demi’s cover is perfect

  • Sofiya

    Demi sounded amazing! She is perfection<3

  • Sandy

    Jessie J wrote party in the USA so its really her song

  • Imelda

    I love The Wanted’s cover of Iris! Really is beautiful.

  • Sam

    I love Megan, Liz, and Max’s cover of “Call Me Maybe!”

  • onedirection4life

    wat about zayn doing a cover of tswift u belong with me