Random Songs Fans Would Love For Phillip Phillips To Cover

Earlier this month, we launched a new challenge/contest for all Phillip Phillips fans following us on PhillPhillcom. The question: What’s the most random song you ever dreamed of Phillip Phillips covering?

We started with our own random song, “Dangerous Woman,” by Ariana Grande. And then, the suggestions came in! We loved reading each of them and have decided to put them all together in one place for everybody to have fun imagining this strange dream set list.

To start, a lot of people would like Phillip to cover Elvis Presley (mentioned 5 times).

Fleetwood Mac, The Beatles and Bob Dylan got a couple of mentions too. Some personal favourites from the suggestions: Beyoncé, “Crazy in Love,” Lizzo, “Juice,” Sia, “Alive,” and a couple of songs by K-Pop band ASTRO. These are quite random and completely removed from Phillip’s style, so they made us laugh and let our imagination fly.

Phillip has already covered a few of the songs suggested (Eminem – “Lose Yourself,”  Marvin Gaye  – “Let’s Get It On, ” Ray Charles – “Georgia on My Mind”), so those songs are not included the list. However, luck you!

Finally, thank you everybody for sending your answers; we really, really appreciate them. Here is the full list of your most random songs for Phillip Phillips to cover. We start the list with our suggestion, then we list the artists with multiple mentions, and then the rest in no particular order.

      • Ariana Grande – “Dangerous Woman”

    • Elvis Presley – “Can’t Help Falling in Love with You”
    • Elvis Presley – “Memories”
    • Elvis Presley – “That’s All Right”
    • Elvis Presley – “Loving You”
    • Elvis Presley – any song
    • Fleetwood Mac – “Monday Morning”
    • Fleetwood Mac – “Big Love”
    • Fleetwood Mac – “Dreams”

    • The Beatles – “Blackbird”
    • The Beatles – “Norwegian Woods
    • Bob Dylan – “A Hard Rain’s A-Gonna Fall”
    • Bob Dylan – “It Ain’t Me Babe”
    • John Denver – “This Old Guitar”
    • John Denver – any song
    • ASTRO – “You & Me”
    • ASTRO – “Blue Flame”
    • Sia – “Alive”
    • Sia – “Destiny” (our suggestion)
    • Eagles – “Witchy Woman”
    • Eagles – “Hotel California”
    • Pink Floyd – “Wish You Were Here”
    • Pink Floyd – “Breathe” (Our suggestion too!)
    • Lizzo  – “Juice”

  • Kid Rock – “Tennessee Mountain Top”
  • Eden – “Rock + Roll”
  • Johnny Cash – “Hurt” (NIN cover)
  • Bill Withers – “Ain’t No Sunshine”
  • The Who – “Love, Reign o’er Me”
  • Eric Clapton – “Layla”
  • Righteous Brothers – “Unchained Melody”
  • OutKast – “Hey Ya!”

  • Gregg Allman – “Whipping Post”
  • Sir Mix-a-lot – “Baby Got Back”
  • Whitesnake – “Here I Go Again”
  • Mumford & Sons – “Woman”
  • Andy Grammer – “Fresh Eyes”
  • Steppenwolf – “Magic Carpet Ride”
  • Pitbull (Featuring Blake Shelton) – “Get Ready”
  • Lewis Capaldi – “Someone You Love” (2 times)

  • One Direction – “One Way Or Another”
  • Post Malone – “Better Now”
  • Louis Armstrong – “What a Wonderful World”
  • Goo Goo Dolls – “Iris”
  • Billy Idol – “One Night, One Chance”
  • Paul Simon – “Kodachrome”
  • “Stop the Panic”
  • “Somewhere Over the Rainbow”
  • Beyoncé – “Crazy in Love”
  • Pear Jam – “Black”

  • Bon Jovi – ‘Never Say Goodbye'”
  • Hank Williams Jr. – “Queen of My Heart”
  • Queen – “Bohemian Rhapsody”
  • Rod Stewart – “Forever Young”
  • Spice Girls – “If You Want to be My Lover”
  • Dan Fogelberg – “The Reach”
  • Journey – “Don’t Stop Believin’”
  • Melanie, covered by Katharine McPhee  – “Brand New Key”
  • AC/DC – “Thunderstruck”

  • Various artists –  “We Are The World”
  • David Bowie – any song
  • Chuck Berry – “My Ding-A-Ling”
  • Chris de Burgh – “Lady in Red”
  • “Purple People Eater” – We are not sure about his one…
  • Creedence Clearwater Revival  – any song
  • Bob Seger – “Turn the Page”

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Calling All Artists: Create A Commemorative Poster And Celebrate The Release of Behind The Light

It’s only 10 days until the release of Behind The Light, Phillip’s much anticipated new album. To celebrate the impending release, Phillip is partnering once again with Creative Allies in the creation of a Behind The Light commemorative poster. Artists and designers are invited to submit their designs inspired by the theme of the album. If you are an artist and think you have a great idea for the commemorative poster, be sure to submit your design before June 27, when the contest closes.

Please visit Creative Allies for all the details. Good luck!