Songs That Sound Like…Other Songs
We’ve all listened to a new song only to think – ‘wow, doesn’t that sound like that old song by that person?’
Maybe it’s only a matter of time before all the songs have been used up and we have to start recycling old ones?
Either way here’s a some of the more recent sound-a-like songs. Lawyers – are you listening?
Adele “Someone Like You vs Etta James “All I Could Do Was Cry”
James Arthur “Say You Won’t Let Go” vs The Script “The Man Who Can’t Be Moved”
Little Mix “Shout Out To My Ex” vs G.R.L. “Ugly Heart”
Niall Horan “This Town” vs Plain White T’s “Hey There Delilah
Ed Sheeran “Photograph” vs Matt Cardle “Amazing
Sia “Fire Meet Gasoline” vs Beyonce “Halo”
Elton John “Bennie & The Jets” vs Lady Gaga “Hey Girl”
Olly Murs “Dance With Me Tonight” vs Meghan Trainor “Dear Future Husband” vs Dion DiMucci “Runaround Sue”
One Direction “Best Song Ever” vs The Who “Baba O’rilly”
Coldplay “Viva La Vida” vs Joe Satriani “If I Could Fly”
Katy Perry “Roar” vs Sara Bareilles “Brave”
This is only a few of the potential “Song Stealers” and there are so many more as I discovered when I asked Reddit Popheads:
So rather than put all the videos on this post, I have created a YouTube playlist with all the songs. Each song is immediately followed by a ‘sound-a-like song’.