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    Tiger Shroff's Tribute to the King MJ
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    No. Just no.

    But viola cover was good.

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    http://abc11.com/entertainment/this-...u-away/301085/

    Tuesday, September 09, 2014
    Using nothing but her voice and a loop pedal, Kawehi Wight reinvents the Michael Jackson classic 'The Way You Make Me Feel'.

    In the video the Kansas-based musician is seen sitting on a bed in the company of two dogs as she engineers the beat, melody and vocals for this awesome cover.

    The video has since gone viral, having been unleashed on Reddit, Vimeo, and Twitter.

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    Talent. Merci beaucoup Christine and The Queens aka Héloïse. Gros bisous.

    Check out her music guys, she's great.


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    Most covers just don't live up to the hype -- not only of Michael but of anyone. Taking a classic song and reinventing it as your own more often than not results in failure, though not as much for lack of trying as for a difficulty of making anything worthy of the original.

    As far as Michael is concerned, most crash and burn. Any acoustic cover of "Billie Jean" should be eradicated.

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    I really liked this girl's interpretation of Billie Jean.

    https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=AFVS0ygr_CI

    Cover of I Can't Help It

    https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=jPCCztQ8zcs

    Dirty Diana

    https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=xswhKy_GMfI

    They Don't Care About Us

    https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=f6_icmtBbEs
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    I like The Weeknd's cover of Dirty Diana, he changed it up a bit because he cannot duplicate The King of Pop
    https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=Bp0H9DMH4h8

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    As long as they don't sing I'm fine, NO ONE else can perform his own songs with such passion and power the way Michael does. True he didn't compose MITM and YANA but Siedah's and R. Kelly's version don't live up at all.

    I mostly prefer orchestrated versions like the one Galactus posted, Miles Davis' cover of Human Nature was really nice. Some of my faves:





    Even metal. Metallica medley playing Beat It at the end, even James attempted to Moonwalk :lol::




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    my personal favorite

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    The London Symphony Orchestra version of Smooth Criminal is amazing! One of my favorites!

    Here is Liberian Girl:

    https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=m0F_1KF-IvY

    and Give In To Me:

    https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=t2EsffauaXc
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    Quote Originally Posted by Paris78 View Post
    http://abc11.com/entertainment/this-...u-away/301085/

    Tuesday, September 09, 2014
    Using nothing but her voice and a loop pedal, Kawehi Wight reinvents the Michael Jackson classic 'The Way You Make Me Feel'.

    In the video the Kansas-based musician is seen sitting on a bed in the company of two dogs as she engineers the beat, melody and vocals for this awesome cover.

    The video has since gone viral, having been unleashed on Reddit, Vimeo, and Twitter.


    That was good i like that one if Michael was here he would love it. She got some talent there

    First two did not like but the third one with the voila was good.


    Another Part Of Me Michael You Will Always Be In My Heart.

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    I love this cover of Billie Jean


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    My friend Eni covered Jackson 5's version of Who's Loving You on The Voice of Croatia. She killed it! I'll post her performance of Son Of A Preacher Man also because she killed that one too! She spoke nicely about Michael in the show too .

    https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=OBlVT8ESsEQ

    https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=fS_V7fgkWqs

    Enjoy!

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