Best Cover Songs of 2012

Divine Fits, Go-Gos, Gotye and more
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The more the music world multiplies into microgenres, the more we find strange (but beautiful) bedfellows under the covers. This year saw such thrilling mashups as the operatic Antony covering the melodrama of Stevie Nicks, the former It Girls in the Go-Gos solemnly adapting Carly Rae Jepsen's song-of-the-moment "Call Me Maybe," a Vancouver singer-songwriter making a new order of a Manchester new wave band and more.    

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