Artists covering songs by [traditional]

1 The Beach Boys 1898
2 Grateful Dead 1756
3 Dark Star Orchestra 1254
4 Johnny Hallyday 1086
5 Yonder Mountain String Band 1055
6 Los Lobos 1041
7 Hot Tuna 987
8 The String Cheese Incident 920
9 The Avett Brothers 800
10 John Fogerty 711
11 Bob Dylan 686
12 Robert Plant 663
13 Brian Wilson 639
14 Van Morrison 637
15 Joan Baez 626
16 Queen 556
17 Gov’t Mule 533
18 Phil Lesh & Friends 504
19 Dropkick Murphys 488
20 Tom Jones 471
21 Runrig 459
22 The Pogues 439
23 Ratdog 401
24 Great Big Sea 372
  The Radiators 372
26 Scooter 366
27 Old Crow Medicine Show 361
28 Fairport Convention 326
29 The Brian Setzer Orchestra 325
30 Billy Strings 297
31 Carbon Leaf 274
  The Dubliners 274
33 Jorma Kaukonen 269
34 Jimmy Page & Robert Plant 242
  Bruce Springsteen 242
36 Richard Thompson 235
37 The Dublin Legends 225
38 North Mississippi Allstars 223
39 Orthodox Celts 217
40 Elvis Presley 215
41 Art Garfunkel 214
42 Eric Burdon & The Animals 209
43 Cowboy Junkies 197
44 Thin Lizzy 195
45 Phish 194
46 The Clancy Brothers and Tommy Makem 188
47 Black Star Riders 186
  Johnny Cash 186
49 Jerry Garcia & John Kahn 183
50 Roger McGuinn 182
  Meat Puppets 182
52 Feist 181
53 The Cannons 180
54 Ed Sheeran 179
55 Jerry Garcia Band 170
  The White Stripes 170
57 The Waterboys 167
58 Jethro Tull 160
59 The High Kings 158
  The Oak Ridge Boys 158
61 Neil Diamond 157
62 Furthur 156
63 Hugh Laurie 155
64 Fiddler’s Green 153
65 Kristin Hersh 152
66 Rhiannon Giddens 151
67 Creedence Clearwater Revisited 147
68 Antwerp Philharmonic Orchestra 146
  Skinny Lister 146
  Jon Wilks 146
71 Kult 141
72 Little Feat 139
73 Shane MacGowan and The Popes 138
74 Uncle John's Band 137
75 The Notting Hillbillies 136
76 James Taylor 135
77 Camper Van Beethoven 134
78 Jean-Jacques Goldman 133
79 Forgotten Space 132
80 Malicorne 130
81 Carolina Chocolate Drops 127
  Bruce Hornsby 127
  Jaroslav Hutka 127
  Playing Dead 127
85 Ian Anderson 126
86 Dick Dale 125
  Dolly Parton 125
88 Railroad Earth 124
  Simon & Garfunkel 124
90 The Corrs 122
  Simon James Chisholm 122
92 The Rolling Stones 121
93 Irish Moutarde 120
94 Luka Bloom 119
  Joe Russo's Almost Dead 119
  Alison Krauss 119
97 Andy Coe Band 116
  The Charlie Daniels Band 116
  Dead & Company 116
100 John Mellencamp 113
101 New Riders of the Purple Sage 112
102 B.B. King 111
103 Mannheim Steamroller 109
104 Paul McCartney 108
105 Bob Weir 107
106 Me First and the Gimme Gimmes 106
107 Nightwish 105
108 Loreena McKennitt 102
109 Dr. John 99
110 Mark Lanegan 98
  Max Creek 98
112 Donovan 94
  Leftover Salmon 94
  Rapalje 94
115 Blackmore's Night 93
116 The Byrds 91
  Kalafina 91
  Dave Rawlings Machine 91
119 Barenaked Ladies 90
  Arlo Guthrie 90
  Mike Oldfield 90
122 Jerry Garcia & David Grisman 89
123 16 Horsepower 88
  The Clancy Brothers & Robbie O’Connell 88
  The Schwag 88
126 Tex Perkins & The Tennessee Four 86
127 Al Jardine 85
128 Mick Taylor 84
129 Richard Shindell 83
130 Robert Hunter 82
131 Mark Knopfler 81
132 Pete Seeger 79
133 Bryan Adams 78
  The Felice Brothers 78
  Chris Tomlin 78
  The Derek Trucks Band 78
137 Greensky Bluegrass 77
  Traffic 77
139 The Broken Circle Breakdown Bluegrass Band 75
  The Dead 75
  Metallica 75
142 David Bromberg 74
  Willie Watson 74
144 Lila Downs 73
  Modena City Ramblers 73
  The Wiggles 73
147 The Mahones 72
  Moonalice 72
149 Loreley 70
  Eric Peter Schwartz 70
151 Amy Helm 68
  Kasabian 68
  Nolwenn Leroy 68
  Gillian Welch 68
155 Christy Moore 67
  Sifon 67
157 Blackberry Smoke 66
  Billy Bragg & Joe Henry 66
159 The Alarm 65
  Jars of Clay 65
  Martin Sexton 65
162 Kazik Na Żywo 64
  Rod Stewart 64
164 The Black Crowes 63
  Robert Plant & Alison Krauss 63
  Doc Watson 63
  The Wood Brothers 63
168 Andrea Gioe 62
  Preservation Hall Jazz Band 62
  The Toy Dolls 62
171 Bad Temper Joe 60
  Saving Grace 60
  Ricky Skaggs 60
174 Troy “Trombone Shorty” Andrews & Orleans Avenue 59
  Nina Hagen 59
  Natalia Lafourcade 59
177 Decades 58
  The Devil Makes Three 58
  Reel Big Fish 58
180 Faith Assembly Worship 57
181 Big Brother & the Holding Company 56
  Fantastic Negrito 56
  Katie Melua 56
  Tarja 56
185 Bethel Music 55
186 The Fisherman’s Friends 54
187 Warren Haynes 53
  Tommy Makem 53
  Tommy Makem & Liam Clancy 53
  Johnny Rivers 53
  The Seldom Scene 53
192 Louis Graveure 52
  Uncle Tupelo 52
194 Stu Allen & Mars Hotel 51
  David Nelson Band 51
196 Sarah Brightman 50
  Mickey Hart 50
  Lindsey Stirling 50
  Colter Wall 50
200 Deer Tick 49
  Makem & Spain Brothers 49
  John Otway 49
  The Residents 49
  Die Toten Hosen 49
205 Glen Hansard 48
  Charlie Parr 48
  Sailor 48
  Sting 48
  The Young Dubliners 48
210 AnnenMayKantereit 47
211 Chancho en Piedra 46
  Hank Williams III 46
213 Mariah Carey 45
  Shackled 45
215 Keller Williams 44
216 Cat Power 43
  Ry Cooder 43
  Newspring Worship 43
219 Billy Strings & Don Julin 42
  Matisyahu 42
  Leon Russell 42
  Jack White 42
223 Béla Fleck and the Flecktones 41
  Ian Gillan 41
  Gary Hoey 41
  Jimmyjohn McCabe 41
  The Other Ones 41
228 Alan Doyle 40
  Ben Folds 40
  The Fray 40
  Grateful Shred 40
  Alison Krauss & Union Station 40
  Peter Mulvey 40
  Various Artists 40
235 Eric Clapton 39
  Shirley Collins 39
  Marinierskapel der Koninklijke Marine 39
  Odetta 39
  P. Mobil 39
  Paddy and the Rats 39
  Punch Brothers 39
  Chris Robinson Brotherhood 39
243 Agent Orange 38
  Alela Diane 38
  The Animals 38
  The Clancy Brothers and Louis Killen 38
  Folk Orchestra of Santa Barbara 38
  Gaelic Storm 38
  Jackie Greene 38
  Stephen Kellogg and The Sixers 38
  The Kelly Family 38
  The Real McKenzies 38
  Chris Robinson & The New Earth Mud 38
  Darko Rundek 38
  The Twilight Singers 38
256 10,000 Maniacs 37
  Authority Zero 37
  Eric Burdon 37
  Celtic Thunder 37
  Elvis Costello 37
  Sinéad O’Connor 37
  Peter Knight's Gigspanner 37
  Tom Petty and the Heartbreakers 37
264 David Crowder Band 36
  Mudcrutch 36
  András Petruska 36
  Cliff Richard 36
  Nina Simone 36
  Gabriel Yacoub 36
270 Acid Drinkers 35
  R.E.M. 35
  Steeleye Span 35
  Laurent Voulzy 35
  Widespread Panic 35
275 Liam Clancy 34
  Bruce Cockburn 34
  Herbert Grönemeyer 34
  The Gutter Twins 34
  Levellers 34
280 Dave Alvin 33
  Gualtiero Bertelli 33
  The Best of Britain 33
  David Bromberg Band 33
  Laibach 33
  moe. 33
  Dax Riggs 33
  Michelle Shocked 33
288 Opium Dream Estate 32
  System of a Down 32
  Talco 32
  Tito & Tarantula 32
  Jeff Tweedy 32
  Týr 32
  Vulcain 32
  Kazuya Yoshii 32
296 Celtic Woman 31
  The Chieftains 31
  The John Spignesi Band 31
  Willie Nelson 31
  QueenAdreena 31
  Umphrey’s McGee 31
302 Tracy Chapman 30
  The Cramps 30
  Firkin 30
  for KING & COUNTRY 30
  Rory Gallagher 30
  Greenrose Faire 30
  Larkin Poe 30
  NEEDTOBREATHE 30
  Glen Phillips 30
  Kenny Rogers 30
312 Will Bozarth 29
  Judy Collins 29
  Emily’s Army 29
  Fleetwood Mac 29
  The Gaslight Anthem 29
  The Kinks 29
  Barry Manilow 29
  Rozalén 29
  The Sadies 29
  Brian Setzer ’68 Comeback Special 29
  Ryan Smith 29
  St. Agnes Fountain 29
  Alan Stivell 29
  Frank Turner 29
  U2 29
327 Marian Anderson 28
  Rebekka Bakken 28
  Better Off Dead 28
  Karla Bonoff 28
  Harry Connick, Jr. 28
  Greg Dulli 28
  Gordon Lightfoot 28
  John Martyn 28
  The Mumes 28
  David Rawlings 28
  Stray Cats 28
  The Sword 28
339 The Gregg Allman Band 27
  Blu Fish 27
  Dios Salve a la Reina 27
  Levon Helm 27
  Old & In the Way 27
  Paul Robeson 27
345 Aquarium Rescue Unit 26
  Ben Miller Band 26
  The Blind Boys of Alabama 26
  The Clancy Brothers 26
  Les Claypool’s Duo de Twang 26
  Crvena jabuka 26
  Gregorian 26
  Randy Jackson 26
  Robert Earl Keen 26
  Pink Martini 26
  The Scooters 26
  Tears for Fears 26
  Terrapin 26
  Trey Anastasio Band 26
359 Harry Belafonte 25
  Goran Bregović 25
  Alan Cox 25
  Merle Haggard 25
  Marie Laforêt 25
  Aaron Neville 25
  Marty Stuart and His Fabulous Superlatives 25
  Ricky Warwick 25
367 Carlene Carter 24
  Charlie Hustle & The Pickers 24
  Kotipelto & Liimatainen 24
  Jerry Lee Lewis 24
  Lyle Lovett 24
  The Reverend Peyton’s Big Damn Band 24
  Righteous Continental 24
  Peter Rowan 24
  Screaming Trees 24
  Sweet Savage 24
377 Sam Amidon 23
  Bill Callahan 23
  Jerry Garcia Acoustic Band 23
  David Lindley 23
  Mars Hotel 23
  Anders Osborne 23
  Peter, Paul & Mary 23
  Dave Rowe 23
  Les Vieilles Canailles 23
386 Dave Alvin and The Guilty Men 22
  Jeff Beck & Brian Wilson 22
  R.L. Burnside 22
  The Deno Blues Gang 22
  Bill Frisell 22
  Josh Groban 22
  The Hollies 22
  Hot Club of Cowtown 22
  Jake Xerxes Fussell 22
  Ronan Keating 22
  Shawn Mullins 22
  The Pogues feat. Joe Strummer 22
  Tokyo Ska Paradise Orchestra 22
  Peter Tork 22
  Wilco 22
  Lee Ann Womack 22
402 Jeff Austin 21
  Belako 21
  Big Leg Emma 21
  Jacques Douai 21
  Jackie Evancho 21
  Junun 21
  Live Dead 69 21
  Parker Millsap 21
  The Mountain Goats 21
  Grace Potter & the Nocturnals 21
  Tom Russell 21
  Ry Cooder, Sharon White & Ricky Skaggs 21
  Molly Tuttle 21
415 Beatrice 20
  Beck 20
  Eric Bibb 20
  Suzy Bogguss 20
  Jonathan Byrd 20
  Charlie Hustle & The Grifters 20
  Stephan Eicher 20
  Jerry Garcia 20
  Emmylou Harris 20
  Stephen Kellogg 20
  Amira Medunjanin 20
  Ride 'Em All 20
  Over the Rhine 20
  Prince 20
  Mark Seymour 20
  Marlon Williams 20
  Steve Winwood 20
432 7 Walkers 19
  Asleep at the Wheel 19
  Hugues Aufray 19
  Auróra 19
  The Band Perry 19
  Ryan Bingham 19
  Frank Black and the Catholics 19
  Joe Ely 19
  Indigo Girls 19
  Phil Keaggy 19
  The Kentucky Headhunters 19
  Don McLean 19
  Mr. Irish Bastard 19
  Mumford & Sons 19
  New Model Army 19
  Rag’n’Bone Man 19
  Marcella Sembrich 19
  Patti Smith 19
  Martha & Rufus Wainwright 19
451 Tori Amos 18
  John Cale 18
  Fats Domino 18
  Eagles 18
  Diamanda Galás 18
  Bruce Hornsby & The Range 18
  I’m With Her 18
  Jorma Kaukonen Band 18
  Kronos Quartet 18
  Lankum 18
  Lyle Lovett and His Large Band 18
  The Mantras 18
  The Mavericks 18
  McGuinn & Hillman 18
  The Rumjacks 18
  Sechem 18
  Paul Simon 18
  The Sisters of Mercy 18
  Tarbox Ramblers 18
  Steve Vai 18
  Volatus 18
  Wussy 18
473 Ákos 17
  The Animals and Friends 17
  Larry Campbell & Teresa Williams 17
  Ray Wylie Hubbard 17
  Laurence Juber 17
  Marlene Kuntz 17
  The National 17
  Casey Neill 17
  Santana 17
  Poet Section 17
  Southside Johnny & The Asbury Jukes 17
  Straight No Chaser 17
  Stu Allen 17
  June Tabor & Oysterband 17
  The Wailin’ Jennys 17
488 Banjo Band Ivana Mládka 16
  Bonerama 16
  Cisco 16
  Crowder 16
  The David Grisman Quintet 16
  DeadEye 16
  John Denver 16
  Dinosaurs 16
  Steve Earle & The Dukes 16
  Rhiannon Giddens with Francesco Turrisi 16
  Goose 16
  The Irish Rovers 16
  Chris Kavanagh 16
  Leningrad Cowboys 16
  Les Bateliers 16
  The Del McCoury Band 16
  Mediæval Bæbes 16
  Moriarty 16
  Northlake Baptist Church Choir 16
  Queen Extravaganza 16
  Alba Reche 16
  Kate Rusby 16
  Sean Canan's Voodoo Players 16
  Mavis Staples 16
  The Unthanks 16
  Zucchero 16
514 The Albion Band 15
  Bad Livers 15
  Blue Dogs 15
  Blunderbuster 15
  Isobel Campbell & Mark Lanegan 15
  Sarah Connor 15
  Dalriada 15
  Delta Rae 15
  Dustbowl Revival 15
  José Feliciano 15
  Eric Johnson 15
  Shane MacGowan 15
  Wayne Newton 15
  Pacific Panic 15
  Beth Patterson 15
  Madeleine Peyroux 15
  Grace Potter 15
  Reverend Horton Heat 15
  Saltatio Mortis 15
  Serrat & Sabina 15
  Chris Shaffer 15
  Ricky Skaggs & Bruce Hornsby 15
  Vlatko Stefanovski 15
  The Swell Season 15
  Tears for Beers 15
  Vapors of Morphine 15
  Victorian Trout Conspiracy 15
  Yo La Tengo 15
542 Alestorm 14
  Árstíðir 14
  Moya Brennan 14
  Martin Carthy 14
  The Clancys and Eddie Dillon 14
  Classic Albums Live 14
  Elvis Costello and the Sugarcanes 14
  G4 14
  Judy Garland 14
  Gentle Giant 14
  Steve Hackett 14
  Jefferson Starship 14
  Taj Mahal 14
  Normaal 14
  John Oates 14
  Paddy Goes to Holyhead 14
  The Rasmus 14
  Leon Redbone 14
  splintered sunlight 14
  Carrie Underwood 14
  Peppe Voltarelli 14
  Gillian Welch & David Rawlings 14
564 Amy Bleu 13
  Joan Baez feat. Indigo Girls 13
  Jon Batiste 13
  Boney M. feat. Liz Mitchell 13
  Benjamin Booker 13
  Cesare Carugi 13
  Dónal Clancy 13
  Cracker 13
  Crash Test Dummies 13
  Happy Ol’ McWeasel 13
  Home Free 13
  La Horde 13
  Bruce Hornsby & the Noisemakers 13
  Billy Joel 13
  George Jones 13
  Mark Kozelek 13
  John McCormack 13
  Camila Moreno 13
  The Neville Brothers 13
  Noir Désir 13
  Eddi Reader 13
  Relient K 13
  Ribogzi 13
  Ivete Sangalo 13
  Shiritsu Ebisu Chugaku 13
  The Stray Birds 13
  TCB Band 13
  Dave Van Ronk 13
  Tom Waits 13
  Watkins Family Hour 13
  Josh White 13
595 Louis Armstrong & His All-Stars 12
  Pete Best 12
  Black Velvet Band 12
  Joe Bonamassa 12
  Paul Brady 12
  John Braham 12
  Doyle Bramhall II 12
  Colorblind Dilemma 12
  Creedence Clearwater Revival 12
  Steve Earle 12
  Matt Elliott 12
  Fisk Jubilee Singers 12
  Fury 12
  Garcia Birthday Band 12
  The Gun Club 12
  Mahalia Jackson 12
  Jefferson Airplane 12
  Pat Kelleher 12
  Ed Kuepper 12
  Cyndi Lauper 12
  Ljetno kino 12
  The Low Anthem 12
  Casey Neill & The Norway Rats 12
  Olivia Newton‐John 12
  Robert Randolph & The Family Band 12
  Allen Toussaint 12
  Trampled by Turtles 12
  The Tubes 12
  Hannes Wader 12
  Lucinda Williams 12
625 A Band In Ship 11
  All About Eve 11
  Marc Almond 11
  Jackson Browne 11
  Jeff Buckley 11
  Rosanne Cash 11
  Billy Corgan 11
  Crippled Black Phoenix 11
  The David Grisman Bluegrass Experience 11
  Marianne Faithfull 11
  David Garrett 11
  Gepe 11
  Mike Gordon 11
  David Grisman 11
  Human Nature 11
  The Infamous Stringdusters 11
  Ismerős Arcok 11
  Katherine Jenkins 11
  The Kik 11
  The Marcus King Band 11
  Levin Brothers 11
  Limehouse Lizzy 11
  Lisa Loeb 11
  Helmut Lotti 11
  Charlotte Martin 11
  Michael McDonald 11
  Mentallica 11
  Misty River 11
  Bill Monroe and the Bluegrass Boys 11
  Danny Mortimer 11
  Elliott Murphy 11
  The Oh Hellos 11
  Ollabelle 11
  Steve Poltz 11
  Rend Collective 11
  The Smashing Pumpkins 11
  Smokie 11
  Soul Coughing 11
  The Lagan 11
  They Might Be Giants 11
  The Trapp Family Singers 11
  The Weavers 11
  Kanye West 11
  Lizz Wright 11
  Yak 11
670 Bellowhead 10
  Black Jacket Symphony 10
  Sam Bush 10
  California Guitar Trio 10
  Cherry Garcia Band 10
  Chumbawamba 10
  Ciro y Los Persas 10
  De Boca en Boca 10
  Decibel Riot 10
  A Different Thread 10
  Tommy Emmanuel 10
  Eric Bell Band 10
  Frogcircus 10
  Scott Gorham & Ricky Warwick 10
  Col. Bruce Hampton 10
  Colin Hay 10
  The Jauntee 10
  Dr. John & The Lower 911 10
  Paul Kelly & Charlie Owen 10
  Amythyst Kiah 10
  Lau 10
  Lifelight Worship 10
  Petra 10
  Lily Pons 10
  Schooner Fare 10
  John Scofield 10
  John Sebastian 10
  Michael W. Smith 10
  Eddie Vedder 10
  Vještice 10
  George Winston 10
  Zmysł 10
702 AC/DC 9
  David Archuleta 9
  Franco Battiato 9
  Bay City Rollers 9
  Becoming the Archetype 9
  The Big Wu 9
  Bonnie “Prince” Billy 9
  Gary “U.S.” Bonds 9
  Brian Downey's Alive and Dangerous 9
  Eric Burdon & Brian Auger Band 9
  Chris de Burgh 9
  The Coward Brothers 9
  The Spencer Davis Group 9
  Kris Delmhorst 9
  Jerry Douglas 9
  Eddie From Ohio 9
  Erasure 9
  Eva & Manu 9
  Karel Gott 9
  Tracy Grammer 9
  Arlo Guthrie & Pete Seeger 9
  Bruce Guthro 9
  Hathead Jones 9
  Robyn Hitchcock 9
  Jamey Johnson 9
  Kingfish 9
  KUD Idijoti 9
  Lex Land 9
  Daniel Landa 9
  Jeff Lang 9
  Jenny Lewis with The Watson Twins 9
  Little Richard 9
  Victoria de los Ángeles 9
  Rory Makem 9
  Bob Marley & The Wailers 9
  Sarah McLachlan 9
  Natalie Merchant 9
  Joni Mitchell 9
  The Mulligans 9
  New Terminal Boy 9
  NRBQ 9
  Paolo Nutini 9
  Clancy, O'Connell & Clancy 9
  Tim O’Brien & Darrell Scott 9
  Rednex 9
  André Rieu 9
  Josh Ritter 9
  Rockstar Racecar 9
  Amaia Romero 9
  Santiano 9
  Scorpions 9
  The Seekers 9
  SHAG 9
  Soulsavers 9
  The Spotnicks 9
  Sufjan Stevens 9
  Tom Sweeney 9
  Sweet Crude 9
  Taj Mahal Trio 9
  Ten11 9
  The Meandering Cranberries 9
  Tiffany Apan 9
  Martha Tilston 9
  Twisted Sister 9
  The Ukulele Orchestra of Great Britain 9
  Phil Wickham 9
768 Cameron Avery 8
  Tomislav Bralić 8
  Los Brujos 8
  Emma Calvé 8
  Glen Campbell 8
  Josienne Clarke & Ben Walker 8
  The Codetalkers with Col. Bruce Hampton 8
  Ry Cooder & David Lindley 8
  Reverend Gary Davis 8
  The Dirty Dozen Brass Band 8
  Divlje Jagode 8
  Elton John & Billy Joel 8
  Esteban 8
  Faber 8
  Melody Gardot 8
  Beniamino Gigli 8
  Green Leaf Rustlers 8
  Gryphon 8
  Ely Guerra 8
  Holly Bowling 8
  The Hooters 8
  Horseshoes & Hand Grenades 8
  Judah & The Lion 8
  Wynonna Judd 8
  Greg Keelor 8
  Kenny G 8
  Leaves’ Eyes 8
  Manassas 8
  Johnny Mathis 8
  Pat McManus Band 8
  Mick Moloney 8
  Mostly Autumn 8
  Aoife O’Donovan 8
  The Painted Roses