Like remixes, mashups and covers can reinvent an old song or put a new spin on a current song. The TV show Glee has helped to boost the popularity of the mashup and the cover.
“Halo/Walking on Sunshine” (from Glee):
“Don’t Stand So Close/Young Girl” (from Glee):
“Papa Don’t Preach” (from Glee):
“Nothing Better” by Ben Gibbard and Jenny Lewis (The Postal Service):
“Telephone/Bad Romance” by Alphabeat:
“June on the West Coast” by Bright Eyes (Conor Oberst with M. Ward):