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Gaga fans, trade in your hybrids and get yourself a pick-up truck because “Born This Way” has been given a Country makeover!

Check out the stripped, harmonica induced track after the jump.

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Yesterday, Miss Gaga took to her Twitter to announce the news to her fans:

And then we got another tweet today:

After listening to the track, I don’t know that CMT will be knocking on her door but you never know. Lady Gaga has a great knack for keeping people interested and wanting more. Her second album is due out this May.

Here’s the original in all it’s glory:

What do YOU think of the country version of “Born This Way? Let us know in the comments section below, and click ahead to hear some more country-fied pop tracks!

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[lastfm link_type=”artist_info”]Rascal Flatts[/lastfm] Cover [lastfm link_type=”artist_info”]Michael Cochrane[/lastfm]’s “Life Is A Highway”

OK OK… this is a close one, but the band comes through with their country flavored take on Cochrane’s classic.  Put me in a blue Ford F-150 and call me Dixie.

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[lastfm link_type=”artist_info”]Jack Ingram[/lastfm] Covers [lastfm link_type=”artist_info”]Hinder[/lastfm]’s “Lips Of An Angel”

[lastfm link_type=”artist_info”]Jack Ingram[/lastfm] made a smart decision when he decided to  cover  [lastfm link_type=”artist_info”]Hinder[/lastfm]’s “Lips of Angel”.  His rendition made into Country’s Top 40. Yeehaw!

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[lastfm link_type=”artist_info”]Blake Shelton[/lastfm] Covers [lastfm link_type=”artist_info”]Michael Buble[/lastfm]’s “Home”


Shelton’s cover of Buble’s song reached Number One on the Billboard Hot Country Songs in ’08. He even got the chance to perform the song with Mr. Michael “Jazzman” Buble in Nashville.

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[lastfm link_type=”artist_info”]Taylor Swift[/lastfm] Covers [lastfm link_type=”artist_info”]Rihanna[/lastfm]’s “Umbrella”

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So many artists have covered [lastfm link_type=”artist_info”]Rihanna[/lastfm]’s “Umbrella” but when Taylor covered it…I thought it sounded like it could have been her song.  She’s also took a crack at Ri Ri’s “Take a Bow”…again sounds like signature Swift.

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[lastfm link_type=”artist_info”]Reba McIntire[/lastfm] Covers [lastfm link_type=”artist_info”]Beyonce[/lastfm]’s “If I Were a Boy”

Love Reba’s take on [lastfm link_type=”artist_info”]Beyonce[/lastfm]’s “If I Were a Boy”.  She definitely put her stamp on it and made it her own.  Check out Reba’s somewhat haunting video…love the never ending green train.

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[lastfm link_type=”artist_info”]Sugarland[/lastfm] Cover [lastfm link_type=”artist_info”]Kings Of Leon[/lastfm]’s “Sex On Fire”

[lastfm link_type=”artist_info”]Sugarland[/lastfm]’s  cover of [lastfm link_type=”artist_info”]Kings of Leon[/lastfm]’s “Sex On Fire” can be described in one word, AMAZING.  The group made up of Jennifer Nettles (vocals/piano) and Kristian Bush (guitar) is just beautifully stripped and executed.


What’s your favorite pop to country cover? Let me know in the comments section below.


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