10 Best Covers of Percy Sledge's 'When a Man Loves a Woman'

Hear Bette Midler, Frank Ocean and a pre-teen Ryan Gosling rework the Southern soul classic

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Ryan Gosling (1991)

Before "hey girl," before The Believer, before even The Mickey Mouse Club, Ryan Gosling was a performer at Mormon talent shows – like this one, filmed by an audience member when Gosling was 10 or 11 years old. Only a half-minute fragment of Gosling's proto-American Idol rendition of "When a Man Loves a Woman" has survived, but we do also get to see him and his sister Mandi dancing fairly impressively to C&C Music Factory's "Everybody Dance Now."

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