Line(s) of the Day #Hurt

Johnny Cash Hurt

Beneath the stains of time
The feelings disappear
You are someone else
I am still right here

Taken from the song Hurt by music legend Johnny Cash, from his final studio album American IV: The Man Comes Around (2002). Cash’s version of Nine Inch Nail’s song (and its highly emotive video), was a huge success and has long been one of my favourite covers.

Gr8at: Covers Better Than the Originals

Has there been a song that you were familiar with and then heard another artist’s take on it and been completely blown away? Including the times you actually liked the initial release? I thought I’d choose my favourites and see what you thought. Are you in agreement with many of the songs? Which ones would you add? As always your comments and suggestions are more than encouraged.

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