QUIZ: Which musicians performed these songs first?

Who performed 'Nothing Compares 2 U' first - Prince, Sinead O'Connor, or The Family?

May 20, 2016

Who performed it first? That’s an age-old debate among music fans when it comes to songs popularized (or bastardized) by multiple artists in multiple eras and maybe even multiple styles. Test your knowledge with the selections below, spanning everything from Shrek soundtrack cuts to nu metal hits to punk covers that might surprise you.

Some of these might seem like trick questions, but we promise they’re all factually accurate. If you can get all 10 correct, we salute you!

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