Best Cover Songs of All Time

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40. “Drift Away” by Dobie Gray (1973)
> Original artist: John Henry Kurtz (1972)
> Writer(s): Mentor Williams
> SecondHandSongs rating: 3.97 out of 5 stars
> Billboard Hot 100 peak: No. 5 for 1 week (21 weeks total)

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39. “Don’t Know Why” by Norah Jones (2002)
> Original artist: Jesse Harris (1999)
> Writer(s): Jesse Harris
> SecondHandSongs rating: 3.97 out of 5 stars
> Billboard Hot 100 peak: No. 30 for 1 week (31 weeks total)

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38. “Go Now!” by The Moody Blues (1964)
> Original artist: Bessie Banks (1964)
> Writer(s): Larry Banks and Milton Bennett
> SecondHandSongs rating: 4.23 out of 5 stars
> Billboard Hot 100 peak: No. 10 for 1 week (14 weeks total)

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37. “Hurt” by Johnny Cash (2002)
> Original artist: Nine Inch Nails (1994)
> Writer(s): Trent Reznor
> SecondHandSongs rating: 4.59 out of 5 stars
> Billboard Hot 100 peak: N/A

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36. “Midnight Train to Georgia” by Gladys Knight and The Pips (1973)
> Original artist: Jim Weatherly (1972)
> Writer(s): Jim Weatherly
> SecondHandSongs rating: 3.96 out of 5 stars
> Billboard Hot 100 peak: No. 1 for 2 weeks (19 weeks total)