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Rolling Stone Readers Choose the Worst Cover Songs of All Time

Selections include Avril Lavigne's 'Imagine' and Madonna's 'American Pie'

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7. Britney Spears - "I Love Rock & Roll"

Much like Jessica Simpson, Britney Spears butchered a pop classic on the soundtrack to a movie that permanently ended her film career. She went with "I Love Rock & Roll" on her one and only movie Crossroads. It was written by The Arrows and made famous by Joan Jett - or "Pat Benatar," as Spears famously called her when promoting the single. People are too hard on Britney. She was close enough. 

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