Would These Songs Have Been Hits With Their Original Artists? [VIDEOS]
By now you have probably heard the new Darius Rucker song “Wagon Wheel.” If you grew up listening to any bluegrass music you may have thought “Hey, I’ve heard this song before.” Well it was originally done by a group called “Old Crow Medicine Show”
Check Out both versions here
But even their version was actually made from this Bob Dylan song
This isn’t the first country hit to have been done by someone else first? Here’s a few examples:
Remember Blake Shelton’s song “Who Are You When I’m Not Looking”
Does it have the same ring to it when sung by Joe Nichols?
How about the #1 song from the Eli Young Band, “Even If It Breaks Your Heart”
Originally done by Will Hoge
How about one of the biggest songs ever done by Garth Brooks:
Sounds a little different when Mark Chesnutt is the guy singing it
Sort of makes you wonder, if you had heard the other version first, which one would you like more?