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The best Beatles cover songs you need to hear

The Beatles

Since everyone loves a good list — and since they’re also excellent for provoking thoughtful discussions (and causing arguments) among music aficionados — here are 10 cool songs The Beatles made their own, as well as 10 artists who covered Beatles tunes to great effect.

Peggy Lee’s ‘Fever’ burns 50 years on

2008 marked the 50th anniversary release of Peggy Lee’s version of “Fever.” You might have heard it in the trailer for the “Sex in the City” film, or during the TV show “Lipstick Jungle” in a fascinating mash-up with Iggy Pop’s “The Passenger.”