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Most covered songs

Title Written by Originally by Covers Adaptations
1 Billie Jean Michael Jackson Michael Jackson 201 1
2 The Wind Beneath My Wings Larry Henley, Jeff Silbar Roger Whittaker 189 11
3 Lesson One Magne Furuholmen, Morten Harket, Pål Waaktaar a-ha 172 5
4 How Do You Keep the Music Playing? Michel Legrand, Alan Bergman, Marilyn Bergman James Ingram and Patti Austin 130 3
5 Africa Jeff Porcaro, David Paich Toto 128 5
6 Thriller Rod Temperton Michael Jackson 126 4
7 Mad World Roland Orzabal Tears for Fears 122 1
8 Beat It Michael Jackson Michael Jackson 121 2
9 Human Nature Steve Porcaro, John Bettis Michael Jackson 115 2
10 Walking in the Air Howard Blake Peter Auty 104 2
11 Eye of the Tiger Jim Peterik, Frankie Sullivan Survivor 102 6
12 Main Theme from "An Officer and a Gentleman" Buffy Sainte-Marie, Jack Nitzsche Jack Nitzsche 99 9
13 Only You Vince Clarke Yazoo 98 13
14 That's What Friends Are For Burt Bacharach, Carole Bayer Sager Rod Stewart 82 4
15 Should I Stay or Should I Go? Joe Strummer, Mick Jones [GB1] The Clash 77 8
16 Sexual Healing Marvin Gaye, Odell Brown, David Ritz Marvin Gaye 72 0
17 Hungry Like the Wolf Simon Le Bon, John Taylor [GB2], Nick Rhodes, Andy Taylor [GB], Roger Taylor [GB2] Duran Duran 69 2
18 White Wedding Billy Idol Billy Idol 61 1
19 Here I Go Again Bernie Marsden, David Coverdale Whitesnake 60 2
20 Do You Really Want to Hurt Me Boy George, Mikey Craig, Roy Hay, Jon Moss Culture Club 59 3
21 Up Where We Belong Will Jennings Joe Cocker and Jennifer Warnes 56 0
22 Hard to Say I'm Sorry Peter Cetera, David Foster [CA] Chicago 56 3
23 Save a Prayer Simon Le Bon, John Taylor [GB2], Nick Rhodes, Andy Taylor [GB], Roger Taylor [GB2] Duran Duran 55 1
24 Almost Blue Elvis Costello Elvis Costello & The Attractions 52 0
25 Ebony and Ivory Paul McCartney Paul McCartney with Stevie Wonder 50 2
26 It Might Be You Alan Bergman, Marilyn Bergman, Dave Grusin Stephen Bishop 49 1
27 I Melt with You Richard Brown, Michael Conroy, Robbie Grey, Gary McDowell, Stephen Walker Modern English 45 1
28 The Safety Dance Ivan Doroschuk Men Without Hats 45 3
29 Astro Zombies Glenn Danzig Misfits 45 0
30 Holding Back the Years Mick Hucknall, Neil Moss Frantic Elevators 45 0
31 Someone Else Is Steppin' In Denise LaSalle Z.Z. Hill 44 0
32 More Than This Bryan Ferry Roxy Music 44 0
33 Blue Eyes Elton John, Gary Osborne Elton John 44 1
34 Skulls Glenn Danzig Misfits 43 1
35 Ribbon in the Sky Stevie Wonder Stevie Wonder 40 0
36 1999 Prince Prince 39 1
37 Eye in the Sky Alan Parsons, Eric Woolfson The Alan Parsons Project 39 0
38 I'm So Excited Trevor Lawrence, June Pointer, Anita Pointer, Ruth Pointer Pointer Sisters 39 2
39 The Number of the Beast Steve Harris Iron Maiden 39 1
40 Rock the Casbah Joe Strummer, Mick Jones [GB1], Topper Headon The Clash 37 2
41 Unusual Way Maury Yeston Shelly Burch 37 1
42 Rio Simon Le Bon, John Taylor [GB2], Nick Rhodes, Andy Taylor [GB], Roger Taylor [GB2] Duran Duran 37 0
43 I Ran Paul Reynolds, Frank Maudsley, Ali Score, Mike Score A Flock of Seagulls 37 1
44 Come On Eileen Kevin Rowland, Jim Paterson, Billy Adams [GB] Dexy's Midnight Runners & The Emerald Express 37 2
45 Öppna landskap Ulf Lundell Ulf Lundell 36 5
46 Run to the Hills Steve Harris Iron Maiden 35 1
47 Rosanna David Paich Toto 35 2
48 Atlantic City Bruce Springsteen Bruce Springsteen 34 0
49 Til ungdommen Otto Mortensen Halvdan Sivertsen 34 5
50 Wanna Be Startin' Somethin' Michael Jackson Michael Jackson 33 0
51 It's Raining Men Paul Jabara, Paul Shaffer The Weather Girls 32 5
52 Words Marty Kupersmith, F.R. David, Sandy Deanne F.R. David 32 10
53 Ein bißchen Frieden Bernd Meinunger, Ralph Siegel Nicole [DE] 31 6
54 Abracadabra Steve Miller The Steve Miller Band 30 4
55 The Girl Is Mine Michael Jackson Michael Jackson & Paul McCartney 30 0
56 P.Y.T. (Pretty Young Thing) Quincy Jones, James Ingram [US] Michael Jackson 30 0
57 The Lady in My Life Rod Temperton Michael Jackson 29 0
58 Don't Change Andrew Farriss, Tim Farriss, Kirk Pengilly, Michael Hutchence, Garry Beers, Jon Farriss INXS 29 0
59 I Turned into a Martian Glenn Danzig Misfits 29 0
60 The Chauffeur Simon Le Bon, John Taylor [GB2], Nick Rhodes, Andy Taylor [GB], Roger Taylor [GB2] Duran Duran 29 0
61 Hallowed Be Thy Name Steve Harris Iron Maiden 29 0
62 Major Tom (Völlig losgelöst) Peter Schilling Peter Schilling 28 6
63 Love My Way Richard Butler, Tim Butler, John Ashton, Vince Ely The Psychedelic Furs 28 0
64 Sunshine Reggae John Guldberg, Tim Stahl Laid Back 28 8
65 Cat People (Putting Out Fire) David Bowie, Giorgio Moroder David Bowie 28 0
66 Iron Fist Lemmy, Fast Eddie Clarke, Phil Taylor Motörhead 27 1
67 Our House Mike Barson, Mark Bedford, Chris Foreman, Graham McPherson, Lee Thompson, Dan Woodgate, Carl Smyth Madness 27 1
68 Steppin' Out Joe Jackson Joe Jackson 27 1
69 Shipbuilding Elvis Costello, Clive Langer Robert Wyatt 27 0
70 She Blinded Me with Science Thomas Dolby, Jo Kerr Thomas Dolby 27 1
71 Maneater John Oates, Sara Allen, Daryl Hall Daryl Hall & John Oates 27 1
72 O Que É o Que É ? Gonzaguinha Gonzaguinha 27 0
73 Sina Djavan Djavan 27 2
74 Luz do Sol Caetano Veloso Caetano Veloso 27 0
75 Little Red Corvette Prince Prince 27 1
76 A Winter's Tale Tim Rice, Mike Batt David Essex 26 5
77 I Can Let Go Now Michael McDonald Michael McDonald 26 0
78 Countess Bathory Anthony Bray, Jeffrey Dunn, Conrad Lant Venom 26 0
79 Coisa Feita João Bosco, Aldir Blanc, Paulo Emílio João Bosco 26 0
80 Pride and Joy Stevie Ray Vaughan Stevie Ray Vaughan and Double Trouble 25 0
81 Heartbreaker Barry Gibb, Maurice Gibb, Robin Gibb Dionne Warwick 25 2
82 Capim Djavan Djavan 25 0
83 The Day Before You Came Benny Andersson, Björn Ulvaeus ABBA 25 2
84 Be Cool Joni Mitchell Joni Mitchell 25 0
85 State Trooper Bruce Springsteen Bruce Springsteen 24 0
86 Old and Wise Alan Parsons, Eric Woolfson The Alan Parsons Project 24 2
87 Don't Go Vince Clarke Yazoo 24 0
88 Across the Borderline John Hiatt, Ry Cooder, Jim Dickinson Freddy Fender, Sam Samudio, Bobby King & Willie Greene Jr. 23 9
89 Walk Between Raindrops Donald Fagen Donald Fagen 23 1
90 Save Your Love John Edward, Sue Edward Renée & Renato 23 7
91 Black Metal Anthony Bray, Jeffrey Dunn, Conrad Lant Venom 22 0
92 Vacation Charlotte Caffey, Jane Wiedlin, Kathy Valentine Go-Go's 22 0
93 Straight to Hell Paul Simonon, Joe Strummer, Mick Jones [GB1], Topper Headon The Clash 21 0
94 Shock the Monkey Peter Gabriel Peter Gabriel 21 1
95 All This Love El DeBarge DeBarge 21 0
96 Oh Julie Shakin' Stevens Shakin' Stevens 21 8
97 Hot Hot Hot Alphonsus Cassell Arrow 20 1
98 Subdivisions Geddy Lee, Alex Lifeson, Neil Peart Rush 20 0
99 Town Called Malice Paul Weller The Jam [GB] 20 0
100 Truly Lionel Richie Lionel Richie 20 0