We all have songs we know and love by artists we revere, and many of our favorites convey the emotion of the person singing them. Or do they?
Here is a list of songs that you likely didn't know were written by someone else - but may rank among your all-time favorites. The stories behind them are fascinating. If you're wondering how Bruce Springsteen felt about Manfred Mann's cover of "Blinded by the Light," what Trent Reznor has to do with "Old Town Road," or how "Party in the U.S.A." made Jessie J rich beyond her wildest dreams, check out the list below!
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