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It’s that point once more. Time to share with you what I’ve been listening to this week. The primary track on the listing really isn’t a KPop track. Are you shocked? lol. However I did uncover it once I noticed a canopy of it by an Asian youtuber. So there’s that.

Right here’s the unique non Kpop model

  1. Lauv and Troye Sivan – I’m So Uninterested in Lengthy Songs

Right here’s the quilt I discovered. Not so good as the unique, however nonetheless fairly respectable.

2. BTS – Pretend Love

That is one in every of my favourite BTS songs and there are a whole lot of nice English Covers On the market. However first, right here’s the unique by our boys BTS

My favourite cowl is that this one by Emma Heesters

I additionally actually like Elise Silv3rT3ar’s model. Her lyrics are totally different. I believe possibly all of the songs on the BTS albulm revolve across the story of Smeraldo? As a result of in Elise’s model she says “I grew a flower that might by no means bloom in a dream that might by no means come true” and within the track I shared final week, The reality untold it’s in regards to the legend of the Smeraldo flower. And each songs are about hiding your true emotions.

Final week I shared a number of different covers by Ysabelle; right here’s her English cowl of BTS Pretend Love.

Impaofsweden additionally has a Pretend Love cowl right here:

Shayne Orock has a ton of anime and Kdrama covers and he’s only a younger child. He’s in all probability like Justin Bieber’s Age when Bieber was found by Usher on Youtube. And he sounds higher than Bieber did at that age I believe. I do know he’s carried out some concert events in some Asian talking nations – I’m unsure if he’s Korean? He appears to be like totally different, bone construction smart than most Koreans, however possibly that’s as a result of he hasn’t had a lot cosmetic surgery that’s so widespread over there? His covers are nice, Pretend Love is one in every of his finest covers in my view.

Awhile again a contestant on the X-Issue UK additionally did an English Cowl of Pretend Love at Simon’s home.

And later she went on to carry out the track additionally on the dwell reveals.


Actually, I don’t actually like her voice that a lot, however she is just 16, and to carry out that track on TV at such a younger age, she is fairly unimaginable.

There’s even a heavy steel model… wtf? actually? lol… actually. Even weirder it’s in Korean nonetheless and carried out by a bunch of younger white children… That is simply too bizarre lol.

Even weirder… there’s a canopy by an Asian man in English, carried out in an R&B fashion – I really, love this one. It’s so good. His lyrics are fully totally different. I like his voice.

Again to some regular sounding covers, right here’s a canopy by shimmeringrain

Right here’s one other model by Sybass – he must work a bit extra on emoting extra, having extra emotion behind the phrases he sings, however in any other case, it’s actually good. He simply sounds a bit like he’s studying traces, as an alternative of feeling the emotion behind the track.

Astra King is a bit too auto-tuned for my tastes, however not dangerous both.

And the boys love auto tune too. It’s a bit a lot, however sorta fascinating lol – Is his identify Teflon Sega? Why not, I assume proper? I imply bands usually put collectively random phrases for his or her names proper? lol.

This one by Amy B is nice as a result of it makes use of actual devices which provides it a neat really feel. Her English pronunciation isn’t superb although.

This one simply posted about 12 hours in the past as of June sixth once I’m engaged on this weblog publish. It solely has Three views proper now. She’s fairly good, higher than simply “Three views good” lol.

There are tons of of different covers of this track on youtube, possibly essentially the most lined track ever.

3. NCT Dream X HRVY – Don’t Want Your Love

It is a model new video, simply uploaded 15 hours in the past as of my scripting this on June sixth. It’s principally in English and the boys are cute and their dancing is nice. It’s the 45th most trending video on Youtube and has virtually 2 million views, in all probability way more than that by time you learn this publish.

4. Lovely – Cowl by Daryl Ong and Dea

Final week, I shared the “different Lovely” cowl by Daryl (the one from Goblin). I’d by no means heard of him earlier than. However after exploring his youtube channel for a bit, I found he’s actually gifted and apparently was made web well-known by season 2 of the Voice (Philippines model)

This week I’m nonetheless listening to his cowl of Lovely from Goblin, and stumbled upon his cowl of Lovely (initially by camilla caballo).

Test it out right here:

5. Dancing On My Personal – Cowl by Daryl Ong

I really like the unique track by Callum Scott, so it’s no shock I additionally love Daryl Ong’s cowl.

6. Monsta X Shoot Out

Effectively, first I discovered this lyric model right here, which is in English… and I believe it’s Monsta X singing; we all know they’re fluent in English due to their first English track “Play It Cool” which I shared final week. However I can’t discover like all official movies for this model, so possibly it’s only a cowl? It’s good although. This track on the whole is a bit “onerous” for my tastes, I choose extra “pop” sounding music as an alternative of rock, however I actually like Monsta X. (regardless that I’ve solely been a fan for like 2 weeks now lol)

Right here’s the video in English.

And right here’s their official music video, which is generally in Korean:

7.) Ed Sheeran and BTS Collabs – Happier and Make It Proper

So apparently there’s been 2 collabs between Ed Sheeran and BTS. The primary is from final 12 months, referred to as Happier, I believe BTS is singing backup on some choruses, and naturally they’re featured within the official music video.

and extra not too long ago there’s a principally Korean track referred to as Make It Proper – which was I assume written by Ed Sheeran? Unsure if Ed really sings in any respect on this one. Perhaps he’s enjoying his guitar

And there’s an english cowl already right here by Jeffrey Chang:

And one other English cowl by Huwe right here:

8. Blackpink – Ddu Du Ddu Du

This track has over 800 MILLION views on youtube… and it’s simple to see why. These ladies are so fierce.

And like all widespread Kpop track, there’s dozens of English covers on youtube too.

Right here’s 2 of the most well-liked ladies doing English Kpop covers, Ysabelle and Emma Heesters

Emma’s voice is ideal for this track I believe. And Ysabelle can rap rather well together with her deep voice. That is my favourite English cowl of Ddu Du Ddu Du. They’ve over 2 million views. You go ladies :).

I can’t determine this subsequent video… uploaded by a person named rotschaa… The feedback on this video appear to point that it’s really Lisa and Jennie singing – and due to this fact not a canopy? The general public don’t just like the lyrics. Somebody identified that the lyrics are literally about rapping and earning money, as a result of all the issues are literally old-school rapper’s names. Ice-T, Hello-C, and OG, and “Extra Juice than Hello-C” means BlackPink makes extra money. – The one who uploaded this video stated the lyrics are “Bitch, I’m a star, however not Patrick” (spongebob reference), however somebody stated the precise lyric is “Bitch, I’m a star however not excellent” which might make extra sense and be much less humorous lol.

In any case, if that actually is Blackpink rapping, and never only a cowl, I would love to see them launch a 100% English model, as a result of that is my favourite Blackpink track, and the women have wonderful English pronunciation. Other than the Patrick/Good line lol.

Shimmeringrain has a canopy right here, and her lyrics are fairly near the unique track too.

Joytastic Sarah has a canopy too. I really feel like this track isn’t fairly proper for her, as a result of I actually take pleasure in a whole lot of her different covers, however this one is simply missing one thing in my view. Nonetheless higher than something I might do although lol so who am I to evaluate proper?

A brand new (to me at the least) woman overlaying Kpop songs, Charlotte Hannah, tries her hand at a Blackpink cowl right here.

She’s utilizing Joytastic’s lyrics from above. And this track fits her a bit greater than it did for Sarah in my view. It’s important to be a badass chick to get the identical perspective of the unique Korean model.

And right here’s a canopy by Bricie

And there’s even males which might be doing covers of Ddu-Du-Ddu-Du

Ah apparently the “English Rap Model” from means up above, is from the Japanese model, and is by the unique Blackpink.

Right here’s one other English cowl by Emily Dimes

Zhazah Chan’s cowl is fairly good – her lyrics are totally different – I like when individuals write their very own lyrics. She solely has 700 views. Test it out beneath.

Alright, that is really fairly superb LOL. Somebody simply lowered the pitch of the unique vocals… and now it seems like a boy band, possibly much like BTS….

Right here’s one other English cowl, her pronunciation is just a little onerous to grasp in some elements.

9. Flogging Molly – Satan’s Dance Ground

Simply so you recognize, I don’t hearken to “solely” Kpop. I hearken to actually all the things. No lie. I’ve seen Flogging Molly Three occasions dwell. The primary time, my finest pal had received 2 free tickets, and initially was going to take her then, on the time, boyfriend, however they broke up earlier than the live performance, so she let me go together with her as an alternative. I’d by no means heard of Flogging Molly earlier than then – this was again late 90s/early 2k. I had by no means actually been to a Punk Rock live performance… and we had basic admission… and the mosh pitt was crazzzzzzzzzzzzy. We tried to remain again towards the wall to maintain from getting trampled lol. My finest pal knew one other couple who have been going, and the man took off his shirt and rushed into the mosh pitt whereas we three ladies simply stored again lol.

Irish punk rock, could be very fascinating. … That is my favourite track by Flogging Molly. Test it out beneath.

10. 2 Much less Lonely Folks In The World Tonight – Cowl by Daryl Ong

I’d by no means heard the unique by Air Provide, and simply stumbled upon this cowl by Daryl Ong. I actually love the lyrics… I really feel prefer it describes my relationship so completely…. 🙂 And I regarded up Kita Kita, and it’s apparently a romantic comedy from the phillipines a few blind lady who has given up on discovering love, however after all, falls in love by way of the film. I wish to watch it now.

I went again and listened to the unique by Air Provide and I really choose Daryl Ong’s model extra. What do you suppose?

What are you listening to this week? Share a hyperlink in our feedback part beneath – Additionally should you do English Kpop covers, ship me a hyperlink to your youtube channel, possibly I’ll characteristic your video in an upcoming weblog publish.


Jenilee Dunson is a geek, otaku, and lover of all issues kawaii. She runs a weblog in her spare time at http://geekysweetie.com the place she writes about video video games, kdrama, anime, expertise, toys, dolls, and kawaii trend.

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