The Annie Lennox song "Why" covered by

"Why" is the first solo single by the Scottish singer Annie Lennox, released in 1992. It was taken from her debut solo album Diva and reached #5 in the United Kingdom and number thirty-four on the U.S. Billboard Hot 100. The single also reached #6 on the U.S. Adult Contemporary chart. The music video won Lennox an award for Best Female Video at the 1992 MTV Video Music Awards. -- Wikipedia

The Annie Lennox song Why was covered by ...

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  • Jackie Moore covered it on her 1992 single "Why".
  • The song was interpreted by Amii Stewart and Dee Dee Bridgewater on a 1994 Italian song festival. Amii Stewart covered it on her 1994 album "Lady to Ladies".
  • Keith Caputo covered it on his 2000 album "Died Laughing (Pure)".
  • Neal Schon performed an instrumental version on her 2001 album "Voice".
  • Carol Welsman covered it on her 2001 album "Hold Me".
  • Kiki & Herb covered it on their 2004 album "Kiki & Herb Will Die For You - At Carnegie Hall".
  • In 2005 "Why" was covered by DJ Sammy with vocals by Britta Medeiros, a German singer. "Why" is the second single from the album The Rise. The music video features DJ Sammy in a room with a mixboard that he uses to create three holographic women that sing the song.
  • Kelly Clarkson covered it live on her 2005 Hazel Eyes Tour.
  • The New Orleans Social Club with John Boutté covered it live in 2006.
  • Silvia Aprile covered it on X-Factor Italy stage in 2008. The studio version of Aprile's cover was later included in the Italian "X-Factor Compilation".
  • Lara Fabian covered it on her 2009 album "Every Woman In Me".
  • Canadian artist Allison Crowe covered it on her 2010 album "Spiral".
  • The song was covered live in January 2010 by Justin Vernon (of Bon Iver) and Annie Clark at the Music Hall of Williamsburg.
  • At Christmas season 2010 it was covered by Patrice Pike in a live recording "Sudden Light: Christmas at the Carillon", with Conspirare (Craig Hella Johnson and Company of Voices).
  • In July 2011, the song was covered by singer/songwriter Kevin Caffrey.
  • Ukrainian singer Ani Lorak covered the song in May 2012.
  • The Fray covered it on the 2012 bonus track of the iTunes "Deluxe Version" of their 2011 album "Scars & Stories".
  • Michelle Chamuel covered it in the Finale of The Voice and was released on iTunes in June of 2013.

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