For those about to cringe…

Celine Dion and Anastasia – “You Shook Me All Night Long”

Guitar World magazine recently did a poll asking readers to name the worst cover song ever. This song came at the top of the list.

Now, here’s the thing. I don’t actually hate Celine Dion. Some of earlier stuff was kind of pleasant but when she got into her biggest success doing power ballads for American films, that wasn’t really up my alley. But hey, I figured, all power to her.

But she really needs to avoid the rock. It’s sort of like watching your mom dance.

For the record, I don’t agree that this is worst cover song ever. I think this particular hommage to Al Green might be a contender:

Advertisements

2 thoughts on “For those about to cringe…

  1. Yeah, it’s kind of like watching a dog and a cat having sex. You know it’s inherently wrong and yet you’re fascinated by the mechanics of it.

    No? Just me? Well, okay then.

Leave a Reply

Fill in your details below or click an icon to log in:

WordPress.com Logo

You are commenting using your WordPress.com account. Log Out / Change )

Twitter picture

You are commenting using your Twitter account. Log Out / Change )

Facebook photo

You are commenting using your Facebook account. Log Out / Change )

Google+ photo

You are commenting using your Google+ account. Log Out / Change )

Connecting to %s