I happened to stumble upon this cover version of Rihanna’s Man Down, and thought it would be fun to make another post series where we can discuss really awesome (or maybe even really awful) song covers. And honestly, I couldn’t think of a better one to start with than this one.
The cover version:
And, for the ones of you who aren’t sick of the original yet, or lucky enough not to know it:
love prefer Triggerfinger’s version, not only because Rihanna annoys the living daylight out of me (no offence, Rihanna fans), but also because of the brilliant incorporation of Led Zeppelin’s Kashmir!
Who do you think has done it better? Triggerfinger or Rihanna? Share your thoughts with us in the comment section!
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