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The Best YouTube Cover Artists 

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Updated May 30, 2020 7.5k votes 1.8k voters 108.3k views 48 items

YouTube's got talent! Here are the best song cover YouTube channels. Featuring piano covers, acoustic versions and original medleys, these popular YouTube singers are putting their own twist on current hits and classic oldies. What are the best music cover channels on YouTube? 

When ranking the best song cover YouTubers ever, Kurt Hugo Schneider, Madilyn Bailey, Tyler Ward, and Conor Maynard are definitely in the top ten famous cover singers. Whether they're collaborating with other YouTube musicians or covering songs with creative renditions, the most talented YouTube singers have gone on to become successful artists. Other good YouTube cover singers include Boyce Avenue, Sam Tsui, Jasmine Thompson, Alex Aiono, and Holly Henry.  

Vote up the best cover singers and cover bands on YouTube, and add your favorite music cover YouTube channels missing from this list. 

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Christina Grimmie is listed (or ranked) 1 on the list The Best YouTube Cover Artists
Christina Victoria Grimmie (March 12, 1994 – June 10, 2016) was an American singer, songwriter, actress, and YouTuber. Grimmie began posting covers of popular songs onto YouTube in 2009. In June ...more

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J.Fla is listed (or ranked) 2 on the list The Best YouTube Cover Artists
J.Fla (born June 10, 1987) is a South Korean singer who is best known for her cover songs on her YouTube channel. She released her debut album "Blossom" in 2017.
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Kurt Hugo Schneider is listed (or ranked) 3 on the list The Best YouTube Cover Artists
Kurt Hugo Schneider (born September 7, 1988), sometimes referred to by his initials KHS, is an American video editor, producer, musician, singer and songwriter, whose primary medium is YouTube ...more

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Boyce Avenue is listed (or ranked) 4 on the list The Best YouTube Cover Artists
Boyce Avenue is an American pop and rock band formed in Sarasota, Florida, by brothers Alejandro Luis Manzano, Daniel Enrique Manzano, and Fabian Rafael Manzano. The brothers attended Pine View ...more
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Madilyn Bailey is listed (or ranked) 5 on the list The Best YouTube Cover Artists
Madilyn Bailey Wold (born September 2, 1992) is an American singer and songwriter. She has released various albums containing covers of songs and one EP of original material entitled Wiser, ...more

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Conor Maynard is listed (or ranked) 6 on the list The Best YouTube Cover Artists
Conor Paul Maynard is an English singer-songwriter and child actor from Brighton & Hove who is signed to EMI subsidiary, Parlophone. Maynard rose to success in 2012 when he was nominated ...more

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Sam Tsui is listed (or ranked) 7 on the list The Best YouTube Cover Artists
Samuel Tsui (born May 2, 1989) is an American singer/songwriter, video producer and actor. He rose to fame as an Internet celebrity and is known for covering songs by popular artists like Adele, ...more
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Alex Aiono is listed (or ranked) 8 on the list The Best YouTube Cover Artists
Martin Alexander Aiono (born February 16, 1996) is of Māori & Samoan descent singer and producer from Phoenix, Arizona. Aiono is well known for his videos on YouTube which has amassed over ...more
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Leroy Sanchez is listed (or ranked) 9 on the list The Best YouTube Cover Artists
Leroy Sanchez (born on 1 September 1991) is a Spanish-born singer-songwriter currently based in Los Angeles, California. At the age of 15, Sanchez uploaded his first cover song on YouTube, and ...more
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Jasmine Thompson is listed (or ranked) 10 on the list The Best YouTube Cover Artists
Jasmine Thompson is an English singer and songwriter from Central London. Thompson was born in England, and is half Chinese. Thompson became well-known with her YouTube channel, TantrumJas, ...more
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Cimorelli is listed (or ranked) 11 on the list The Best YouTube Cover Artists
Cimorelli is a singing group popularized on YouTube and signed to Universal Music's Island label. Cimorelli is made up of six sisters, Christina, Katherine, Lisa, Amy, Lauren, and Dani. Their ...more

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William Singe is listed (or ranked) 12 on the list The Best YouTube Cover Artists
Liam Anthony "William" Singe (born 2 July 1992) is an Australian Youtuber, singer, songwriter, and producer. He is most notable for his online videos on YouTube and Facebook. Singe ...more
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Samantha Harvey is listed (or ranked) 13 on the list The Best YouTube Cover Artists
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Samantha Harvey is an actress.
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Peter Hollens is listed (or ranked) 14 on the list The Best YouTube Cover Artists
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Peter Hollens is an American singer/songwriter, producer and entrepreneur. He has been involved with a cappella music since 1999 when he and Leo da Silva founded the University of Oregon's a ...more
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Megan Nicole is listed (or ranked) 15 on the list The Best YouTube Cover Artists
Megan Nicole Flores (born September 1, 1993), simply known as Megan Nicole, is an American singer-songwriter and actress who debuted on YouTube in 2009. Nicole released her first original song, ...more
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Tiffany Alvord is listed (or ranked) 16 on the list The Best YouTube Cover Artists
Tiffany Lynn Alvord (born December 11, 1992) is an American singer, songwriter and actress. She has been cited as one of YouTube's first "home-grown celebrities". She has a large ...more
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Kina Grannis is listed (or ranked) 17 on the list The Best YouTube Cover Artists
Kina Kasuya Grannis (born August 4, 1985) is a Japanese-American singer-songwriter, guitarist and YouTuber. Grannis was the winner of the 2008 Doritos Crash the Super Bowl contest, earning a ...more

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Amalee is listed (or ranked) 18 on the list The Best YouTube Cover Artists
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Madison Beer is listed (or ranked) 19 on the list The Best YouTube Cover Artists
Madison Elle Beer (born March 5, 1999) is an American singer and actress. She gained media attention after pop star Justin Bieber tweeted a link to a video of her singing. "Dead" was ...more

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dodie is listed (or ranked) 20 on the list The Best YouTube Cover Artists
Dorothy Miranda "Dodie" Clark (born April 11, 1995) is an English singer, songwriter, author, YouTuber and artist from Epping, Essex. Clark posts both original songs and cover songs on ...more
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Alex Goot is listed (or ranked) 21 on the list The Best YouTube Cover Artists
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Alexander George Gut is a singer-songwriter, multi-instrumentalist from New York. Goot grew rapidly through the channel lists YouTube Top 200 with his covers of famous songs and his original ...more
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Alexander Stewart is listed (or ranked) 22 on the list The Best YouTube Cover Artists
Alexander Stewart (born August 27, 1999) is a Canadian singer whose vocal covers of popular songs have attracted more than 650,000 subscribers to his eponymous YouTube channel. Some of his most ...more
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Connie Talbot is listed (or ranked) 23 on the list The Best YouTube Cover Artists
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Connie Victoria Elizabeth Talbot (born 20 November 2000) is a British singer. She rose to fame in 2007 when she reached the final of the first series of Britain's Got Talent. Talbot signed with ...more
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Tyler Ward is listed (or ranked) 25 on the list The Best YouTube Cover Artists
Tyler Ray Ward (born March 12, 1988) is an American independent singer, writer and producer. Ward has become a well-known artist in part through his use of social media, posting a mix of covers ...more