Artists covered by R.E.M.

1 The Velvet Underground 344
2 Television 155
3 Hugo Largo 135
4 Pylon 119
5 The Clique 114
6 Wire 98
7 Creedence Clearwater Revival 86
8 Syd Barrett 69
9 Stan Jones and his Death Valley Rangers 65
10 Gang of Four 60
11 Henry Mancini 58
12 Aerosmith 55
13 Iggy Pop 52
14 George Gershwin 48
15 The Troggs 37
16 Them 35
17 Suicide 34
18 Charlie Rich 30
  [traditional] 30
20 Chip Taylor 29
21 Allen Toussaint 27
  Drivin’ N’ Cryin’ 27
23 The Byrds 26
24 T. Rex 24
  The Golden Palominos 24
26 Bo Diddley 22
  James Elliot 22
28 The Everly Brothers 20
  The Rolling Stones 20
30 The Ozark Mountain Daredevils 19
31 The Mamas & the Papas 17
  Floyd Cramer 17
  Golden Earring 17
34 Classics IV 16
  Marlene Dietrich 16
  Peter Gabriel 16
  Chuck Berghofer 16
38 Mildred J. Hill & Patty Hill 15
  Fleetwood Mac 15
  Mission of Burma 15
  Syd Straw 15
42 Bruce Springsteen 14
  Zager & Evans 14
44 Lou Gramm 13
  Cher 13
  Solomon Linda 13
47 Bill Withers 12
  Sonny West 12
  Mark James 12
  The Young Rascals 12
51 Henson Cargill 11
  Johnny Smith 11
  Richard Berry 11
54 Patti Smith 9
  Cameo 9
  Bobby Troup 9
  Brownsville Station 9
58 The dB’s 8
  The Challengers 8
60 Eddie Cooley 7
  Jason & The Scorchers 7
  Daniel Kelley 7
  Chris Isaak 7
  Roger Miller 7
  Paul Revere and The Raiders 7
66 Johnny Kidd and The Pirates 6
  Neats 6
  Tina Turner 6
  Pearl Jam 6
  The Flatlanders 6
  Jimmy Webb 6
  The Stooges 6
  U2 6
  The Lovin’ Spoonful 6
75 Lynyrd Skynyrd 5
  Ronnie Cook & The Gaylads 5
  Archie Bell & The Drells 5
  Tori Amos 5
  Sinéad O’Connor 5
80 The Dream Syndicate 4
  Burl Ives 4
  The Replacements 4
  The Modern Lovers 4
  Patti Smith Group 4
  Eddie Cochran 4
  Sonny & Cher 4
  The Beach Boys 4
88 Matthew Sweet 3
  Michael Jackson 3
  Vic Chesnutt 3
  Curtis Mayfield 3
  Nikolai Rimsky-Korsakov 3
  Bay City Rollers 3
  The Turtles 3
  ABBA 3
  Gogi Grant 3
  Chan Romero 3
  Otis Redding 3
  John Prine 3
100 Sex Pistols 2
  Mentor Williams 2
  The Psychedelic Furs 2
  The O’Jays 2
  Led Zeppelin 2
  The Banana Splits 2
  Elvis Presley 2
  David Essex 2
  Suzanne Vega 2
  Bob Dylan & The Band 2
  Natalie Merchant 2
  The Chantays 2
  Gene Vincent & His Blue Caps 2
  The Undertones 2
  The Kinks 2
  Robyn Hitchcock and The Egyptians 2
  Magnapop 2
  Cat Stevens 2
  Billy Edd Wheeler 2
  The Only Ones 2
  Donovan 2
  Interpol 2
  The Temptations 2
  Robyn Hitchcock 2
  Billy Bragg 2
  Blue Öyster Cult 2
  The Beatles 2
127 The Who 1
  Funkadelic 1
  Jackie DeShannon 1
  Percy Sledge 1
  John Philip Sousa 1
  Jonathan Richman & The Modern Lovers 1
  Nick Lowe 1
  Joe Walsh 1
  Johnny Cash 1
  Hole 1
  Sister Sledge 1
  The Soft Boys 1
  Editors 1
  The McCoys 1
  Neal Hefti 1
  Flipper 1
  Camper Van Beethoven 1
  Ohio Players 1
  The Yardbirds 1
  Leonard Cohen 1
  Neil Diamond 1
  The Monkees 1
  Buddy Holly 1
  Tommy James & the Shondells 1
  The Jayhawks 1
  J.J. Jackson 1
  The Zombies 1
  The Shadows 1
  Merle Kilgore 1
  New Vaudeville Band 1
  Tammy Wynette 1
  Bob Dylan 1
  The Kiki Dee Band 1
  The Go‐Betweens 1
  Mitch Easter 1
  Al Green 1
  The Cramps 1
  AC/DC 1
  Catatonia 1
  Burt Bacharach 1
  Paul Revere 1
  Kai Winding & His Orchestra 1
  Joe Jones 1
  Little Richard and His Band 1
  Lead Belly 1
  America 1
  Peter Holsapple 1
  Lou Reed 1
  Bloodrock 1
  Elvin Bishop 1
  Warren Zevon 1
  The Surfaris 1
  Fisk Jubilee Singers 1
  Split Enz 1
  Mars Bonfire 1
  Cy Coleman 1
  Stephen Foster 1
  Pink Floyd 1
  Free 1
  ZZ Top 1
  The Easybeats 1
  Mason Williams 1
  Mountain 1
  The Weavers 1
  John Hartford 1
  James Rado 1
  Billy Preston 1
  Tom Jones 1
  Johnny Rivers 1
  The Contours 1

Songs covered by R.E.M.

Song Play Count
1 See No Evil (Television cover) Play Video stats 155
2 After Hours (The Velvet Underground cover) Play Video stats 153
3 Harpers (Hugo Largo cover) Play Video stats 135
4 Crazy (Pylon cover) Play Video stats 119
5 Superman (The Clique cover) Play Video stats 114
6 Strange (Wire cover) Play Video stats 90
7 Have You Ever Seen the Rain? (Creedence Clearwater Revival cover) Play Video stats 85
8 Dark Globe (Syd Barrett cover) Play Video stats 69
9 (Ghost) Riders in the Sky (Stan Jones and his Death Valley Rangers cover) Play Video stats 65
  Femme Fatale (The Velvet Underground cover) Play Video stats 65
11 Moon River (Henry Mancini cover) Play Video stats 58
12 Toys in the Attic (Aerosmith cover) Play Video stats 54
  Pale Blue Eyes (The Velvet Underground cover) Play Video stats 54
14 We Live as We Dream, Alone (Gang of Four cover) Play Video stats 53
15 Summertime (George Gershwin cover) Play Video stats 48
16 There She Goes Again (The Velvet Underground cover) Play Video stats 45
17 Funtime (Iggy Pop cover) Play Video stats 42
18 Ghost Rider (Suicide cover) Play Video stats 34
19 Behind Closed Doors (Charlie Rich cover) Play Video stats 30
20 Wild Thing (Chip Taylor cover) Play Video stats 29
21 Java (Allen Toussaint cover) Play Video stats 27
  With the People (Drivin’ N’ Cryin’ cover) Play Video stats 27
23 Boy (Go) (The Golden Palominos cover) Play Video stats 24
  20th Century Boy (T. Rex cover) Play Video stats 24
25 So You Want to Be a Rock 'n' Roll Star (The Byrds cover) Play Video stats 23
26 Pills (Bo Diddley cover) Play Video stats 22
27 I Can't Control Myself (The Troggs cover) Play Video stats 21
28 All I Have to Do Is Dream (The Everly Brothers cover) Play Video stats 20
29 I Can Only Give You Everything (Them cover) Play Video stats 19
  Chicken Train (The Ozark Mountain Daredevils cover) Play Video stats 19
  Sloop John B ([traditional] cover) Play Video stats 19
32 California Dreamin' (The Mamas & the Papas cover) Play Video stats 17
  Radar Love (Golden Earring cover) Play Video stats 17
  Last Date (Floyd Cramer cover) Play Video stats 17
35 Falling in Love Again (Can't Help It) (Marlene Dietrich cover) Play Video stats 16
  Gloria (Them cover) Play Video stats 16
  Barney Miller Theme (Chuck Berghofer cover) Play Video stats 16
  Red Rain (Peter Gabriel cover) Play Video stats 16
  Paint It Black (The Rolling Stones cover) Play Video stats 16
  Spooky (Classics IV cover) Play Video stats 16
41 Happy Birthday to You (Mildred J. Hill & Patty Hill cover) Play Video stats 15
  Frogmore (James Elliot cover) Play Video stats 15
  Love Is All Around (The Troggs cover) Play Video stats 15
  Academy Fight Song (Mission of Burma cover) Play Video stats 15
  Future 40's (String of Pearls) (Syd Straw cover) Play Video stats 15
46 In the Year 2525 (Zager & Evans cover) Play Video stats 14
  Born to Run (Bruce Springsteen cover) Play Video stats 14
48 Tusk (Fleetwood Mac cover) Play Video stats 13
  Dangerous Times (Cher cover) Play Video stats 13
  The Lion Sleeps Tonight (Solomon Linda cover) Play Video stats 13
  Midnight Blue (Lou Gramm cover) Play Video stats 13
52 Suspicious Minds (Mark James cover) Play Video stats 12
  Ain't No Sunshine (Bill Withers cover) Play Video stats 12
  A Girl Like You (The Young Rascals cover) Play Video stats 12
  Rave On! (Sonny West cover) Play Video stats 12
56 Louie Louie (Richard Berry cover) Play Video stats 11
  Walk, Don't Run (Johnny Smith cover) Play Video stats 11
  Skip a Rope (Henson Cargill cover) Play Video stats 11
59 The Passenger (Iggy Pop cover) Play Video stats 10
60 Route 66 (Bobby Troup cover) Play Video stats 9
  People Have the Power (Patti Smith cover) Play Video stats 9
  Smokin' in the Boys' Room (Brownsville Station cover) Play Video stats 9
  Word Up! (Cameo cover) Play Video stats 9
64 Secret Agent Man (The Challengers cover) Play Video stats 8
  1 2 X U (Wire cover) Play Video stats 8
  Sweet Jane (The Velvet Underground cover) Play Video stats 8
  Neverland (The dB’s cover) Play Video stats 8
68 Home on the Range (Daniel Kelley cover) Play Video stats 7
  Hey Diddle Diddle (James Elliot cover) Play Video stats 7
  Lisa Says (The Velvet Underground cover) Play Video stats 7
  King of the Road (Roger Miller cover) Play Video stats 7
  (I'm Not Your) Steppin' Stone (Paul Revere and The Raiders cover) Play Video stats 7
  Broken Whiskey Glass (Jason & The Scorchers cover) Play Video stats 7
  Wicked Game (Chris Isaak cover) Play Video stats 7
  Fever (Eddie Cooley cover) Play Video stats 7
76 Wichita Lineman (Jimmy Webb cover) Play Video stats 6
  John the Revelator ([traditional] cover) Play Video stats 6
  We Don't Need Another Hero (Thunderdome) (Tina Turner cover) Play Video stats 6
  Dallas (The Flatlanders cover) Play Video stats 6
  I Wanna Be Your Dog (The Stooges cover) Play Video stats 6
  Shakin' All Over (Johnny Kidd and The Pirates cover) Play Video stats 6
  Jesus (The Velvet Underground cover) Play Video stats 6
  What We All Want (Gang of Four cover) Play Video stats 6
84 Daydream (The Lovin’ Spoonful cover) Play Video stats 5
  Sweet Home Alabama (Lynyrd Skynyrd cover) Play Video stats 5
  Black Boys on Mopeds (Sinéad O’Connor cover) Play Video stats 5
  Tighten Up (Archie Bell & The Drells cover) Play Video stats 5
  Winter (Tori Amos cover) Play Video stats 5
  Goo Goo Muck (Ronnie Cook & The Gaylads cover) Play Video stats 5
  Long Road (Pearl Jam cover) Play Video stats 5
  I Still Haven't Found What I'm Looking For (U2 cover) Play Video stats 5
92 Judy (The Beach Boys cover) Play Video stats 4
  Jimmy Crack Corn (Burl Ives cover) Play Video stats 4
  Road Runner (The Modern Lovers cover) Play Video stats 4
  Angel (Neats cover) Play Video stats 4
  Nervous Breakdown (Eddie Cochran cover) Play Video stats 4
  The Medicine Show (The Dream Syndicate cover) Play Video stats 4
98 Scheherazade (Nikolai Rimsky-Korsakov cover) Play Video stats 3
  Dancing Barefoot (Patti Smith Group cover) Play Video stats 3
  Hello in There (John Prine cover) Play Video stats 3
  Saturday Night (Bay City Rollers cover) Play Video stats 3
  The Wayward Wind (Gogi Grant cover) Play Video stats 3
  Eight Miles High (The Byrds cover) Play Video stats 3
  Respect (Otis Redding cover) Play Video stats 3
  Happy Together (The Turtles cover) Play Video stats 3
  All Tomorrow's Parties (The Velvet Underground cover) Play Video stats 3
  Does Your Mother Know (ABBA cover) Play Video stats 3
  Hippy Hippy Shake (Chan Romero cover) Play Video stats 3
  Freddie's Dead (Curtis Mayfield cover) Play Video stats 3
110 (Don't Fear) The Reaper (Blue Öyster Cult cover) Play Video stats 2
  Tom's Diner (Suzanne Vega cover) Play Video stats 2
  Atlantis (Donovan cover) Play Video stats 2
  Bad (Michael Jackson cover) Play Video stats 2
  God Save the Queen (Sex Pistols cover) Play Video stats 2
  Be-Bop-A-Lula (Gene Vincent & His Blue Caps cover) Play Video stats 2
  For the Love of Money (The O’Jays cover) Play Video stats 2
  Blue Tail Fly ([traditional] cover) Play Video stats 2
  Lies (Neats cover) Play Video stats 2
  Kind & Generous (Natalie Merchant cover) Play Video stats 2
  Color Me Impressed (The Replacements cover) Play Video stats 2
  Favourite Writer (Magnapop cover) Play Video stats 2
  (I Can't Get No) Satisfaction (The Rolling Stones cover) Play Video stats 2
  Landslide (Fleetwood Mac cover) Play Video stats 2
  NYC (Interpol cover) Play Video stats 2
  Rock On (David Essex cover) Play Video stats 2
  Tired of Waiting for You (The Kinks cover) Play Video stats 2
  Long Legged Girl (With the Short Dress On) (Elvis Presley cover) Play Video stats 2
  I Got You Babe (Sonny & Cher cover) Play Video stats 2
  Pipeline (The Chantays cover) Play Video stats 2
  You Ain't Goin' Nowhere (Bob Dylan & The Band cover) Play Video stats 2
  Smiling Faces Sometimes (The Temptations cover) Play Video stats 2
  Another Girl, Another Planet (The Only Ones cover) Play Video stats 2
  Drift Away (Mentor Williams cover) Play Video stats 2
  We're Gonna Have a Real Good Time Together (The Velvet Underground cover) Play Video stats 2
  My Youngest Son Came Home Today (Billy Bragg cover) Play Video stats 2
  Peace Train (Cat Stevens cover) Play Video stats 2
  Hootenanny (The Replacements cover) Play Video stats 2
  Teenage Kicks (The Undertones cover) Play Video stats 2
  The Beat Goes On (Sonny & Cher cover) Play Video stats 2
  Jackson (Billy Edd Wheeler cover) Play Video stats 2
  Heartbreak Beat (The Psychedelic Furs cover) Play Video stats 2
142 My Roof Your Roof (Matthew Sweet cover) Play Video stats 1
  Sad Lover's Waltz (Camper Van Beethoven cover) Play Video stats 1
  Day Tripper (The Beatles cover) Play Video stats 1
  Let's Stay Together (Al Green cover) Play Video stats 1
  For Your Love (The Yardbirds cover) Play Video stats 1
  White Train (Peter Holsapple cover) Play Video stats 1
  Do You Believe in Magic? (The Lovin’ Spoonful cover) Play Video stats 1
  Sex Bomb (Flipper cover) Play Video stats 1
  D-I-V-O-R-C-E (Tammy Wynette cover) Play Video stats 1
  Stairway to Heaven (Led Zeppelin cover) Play Video stats 1
  Winchester Cathedral (New Vaudeville Band cover) Play Video stats 1
  Raindrops Keep Fallin' on My Head (Burt Bacharach cover) Play Video stats 1
  Kingdom of Love (The Soft Boys cover) Play Video stats 1
  Tainted Obligation (Matthew Sweet cover) Play Video stats 1
  Mississippi Queen (Mountain cover) Play Video stats 1
  Aquarius (James Rado cover) Play Video stats 1
  If You Go Away (Robyn Hitchcock and The Egyptians cover) Play Video stats 1
  Slippin' and Slidin' (Peepin' and Hidin') (Little Richard and His Band cover) Play Video stats 1
  Listening to the Higsons (Robyn Hitchcock cover) Play Video stats 1
  Hang On Sloopy (The McCoys cover) Play Video stats 1
  Wipe Out (The Surfaris cover) Play Video stats 1
  Under My Thumb (The Rolling Stones cover) Play Video stats 1
  Someone's in the Kitchen with Dinah ([traditional] cover) Play Video stats 1
  Sweet Caroline (Neil Diamond cover) Play Video stats 1
  Honky Tonk Women (The Rolling Stones cover) Play Video stats 1
  Fooled Around and Fell in Love (Elvin Bishop cover) Play Video stats 1
  I Got You (Split Enz cover) Play Video stats 1
  Folsom Prison Blues (Johnny Cash cover) Play Video stats 1
  Whole Lotta Love (Led Zeppelin cover) Play Video stats 1
  Suzanne (Leonard Cohen cover) Play Video stats 1
  Another Brick in the Wall Part 2 (Pink Floyd cover) Play Video stats 1
  You Shook Me All Night Long (AC/DC cover) Play Video stats 1
  Birdshead (Robyn Hitchcock cover) Play Video stats 1
  (Ummm, Oh Yeah) Dearest (Buddy Holly cover) Play Video stats 1
  A Hard Rain's A-Gonna Fall (Bob Dylan cover) Play Video stats 1
  Good Times (The Easybeats cover) Play Video stats 1
  Born on the Bayou (Creedence Clearwater Revival cover) Play Video stats 1
  By the Time I Get to Phoenix (Johnny Rivers cover) Play Video stats 1
  Sweet Emotion (Aerosmith cover) Play Video stats 1
  One Nation Under a Groove (Funkadelic cover) Play Video stats 1
  Ring of Fire (Merle Kilgore cover) Play Video stats 1
  The Factory (Warren Zevon cover) Play Video stats 1
  Rocky Mountain Way (Joe Walsh cover) Play Video stats 1
  Frog Went A-Courting ([traditional] cover) Play Video stats 1
  What's New Pussycat? (Tom Jones cover) Play Video stats 1
  Doll Parts (Hole cover) Play Video stats 1
  Time of the Season (The Zombies cover) Play Video stats 1
  La bamba ([traditional] cover) Play Video stats 1
  Streets of Your Town (The Go‐Betweens cover) Play Video stats 1
  Dark End of the Street (Percy Sledge cover) Play Video stats 1
  Whoa Back Buck (Lead Belly cover) Play Video stats 1
  The Tra La La Song (One Banana, Two Banana) (The Banana Splits cover) Play Video stats 1
  Damaged Goods (Gang of Four cover) Play Video stats 1
  We Are Family (Sister Sledge cover) Play Video stats 1
  California Sun (Joe Jones cover) Play Video stats 1
  Arms of Love (Robyn Hitchcock and The Egyptians cover) Play Video stats 1
  Walk on the Wild Side (Lou Reed cover) Play Video stats 1
  Rollers Show (Nick Lowe cover) Play Video stats 1
  D.O.A. (Bloodrock cover) Play Video stats 1
  Dead From the Waist Down (Catatonia cover) Play Video stats 1
  Gentle on My Mind (John Hartford cover) Play Video stats 1
  Gepetto (Vic Chesnutt cover) Play Video stats 1
  Sharp Dressed Man (ZZ Top cover) Play Video stats 1
  Stars and Stripes Forever (John Philip Sousa cover) Play Video stats 1
  I Enjoy Being a Boy (The Banana Splits cover) Play Video stats 1
  I've Got the Music in Me (The Kiki Dee Band cover) Play Video stats 1
  Swing Low, Sweet Chariot (Fisk Jubilee Singers cover) Play Video stats 1
  (Theme From) The Monkees (The Monkees cover) Play Video stats 1
  Ghost Dance (Patti Smith Group cover) Play Video stats 1
  Apache (The Shadows cover) Play Video stats 1
  One (U2 cover) Play Video stats 1
  Every Word Means No (Mitch Easter cover) Play Video stats 1
  A Horse With No Name (America cover) Play Video stats 1
  Stranded in the Jungle (The Jayhawks cover) Play Video stats 1
  My Generation (The Who cover) Play Video stats 1
  Big Spender (Cy Coleman cover) Play Video stats 1
  I'll Be Your Mirror (The Velvet Underground cover) Play Video stats 1
  Will It Go Round in Circles (Billy Preston cover) Play Video stats 1
  Speed Racer (Vic Chesnutt cover) Play Video stats 1
  Skin Tight (Ohio Players cover) Play Video stats 1
  Do You Love Me? (The Contours cover) Play Video stats 1
  But It's Alright (J.J. Jackson cover) Play Video stats 1
  If I Had a Hammer (The Weavers cover) Play Video stats 1
  Better Man (Pearl Jam cover) Play Video stats 1
  With a Girl Like You (The Troggs cover) Play Video stats 1
  Norwegian Wood (This Bird Has Flown) (The Beatles cover) Play Video stats 1
  Batman Theme (Neal Hefti cover) Play Video stats 1
  Crimson & Clover (Tommy James & the Shondells cover) Play Video stats 1
  Needles and Pins (Jackie DeShannon cover) Play Video stats 1
  Time Is on My Side (Kai Winding & His Orchestra cover) Play Video stats 1
  Munich (Editors cover) Play Video stats 1
  Six Stock Answers (Matthew Sweet cover) Play Video stats 1
  Sponge (Vic Chesnutt cover) Play Video stats 1
  Just Like Me (Paul Revere cover) Play Video stats 1
  Egyptian Reggae (Jonathan Richman & The Modern Lovers cover) Play Video stats 1
  All Right Now (Free cover) Play Video stats 1
  Classical Gas (Mason Williams cover) Play Video stats 1
  Drug Train (The Cramps cover) Play Video stats 1
  Oh! Susanna (Stephen Foster cover) Play Video stats 1
  Ben (Michael Jackson cover) Play Video stats 1
  Born to Be Wild (Mars Bonfire cover) Play Video stats 1