Pablo Picasso (4:03)

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From Reality and 4 other releases

This is a cover. “Pablo Picasso” is a song written by Jonathan Richman for the proto punk group The Modern Lovers.


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  • GackTMN

    Just a weak cover

    13 Dec 2014 Reply
  • theironictea

    Oh god the lyrics are so bad... And why this many covers on the album?

    30 Oct 2014 Reply
  • GackTMN

    I've never cared for Bowie's vocals on this song. It's catchy, but definitely a miss.

    4 Jul 2014 Reply
  • Nakkinak

    this cover sucks. sucks hard [2]

    1 Apr 2013 Reply
  • ericwhittle

    Brilliant track.

    21 Mar 2013 Reply
  • jennica_med_c

    Well, I do believe that this is a pretty epic cover, and dare I say, better than the original.

    9 Jan 2013 Reply
  • mustardog

    A horrible version of a great song.

    29 May 2012 Reply
  • Horakhty

    Best song off 'Reality'.

    28 May 2012 Reply
  • Shaiit

    Great guitar

    1 Mar 2012 Reply
  • prominence_la

    Oh, yeah. Sorry, Richman, but this totally owns the original.

    5 Nov 2011 Reply
  • corky64

    Great track....<3

    29 Aug 2010 Reply
  • MachineOfaDream

    I love the absurdity of the lyrics.

    27 Aug 2010 Reply
  • PomeloAnderson

    I like it more than Richman's original (that is also good, of course)

    13 Aug 2010 Reply
  • Mii85

    Never heard original one. This is hella good though! :D

    1 Aug 2010 Reply
  • inhmn

    "Bowie has always done great covers, they kick ass, are better than the original songs." second time. Fuck the rest, Bowie's the best :D

    15 May 2010 Reply
  • peirastic

    people should stop complaining, if you don't like the song, you don't need to tell the world. having heard this version first, i enjoyed it.

    28 Apr 2010 Reply
  • davidbowiegirl

    Bowie has always done great covers, they kick ass, are better than the original songs. This was the song why I did buy the album back then (and unfortunately sold it away for the lack of money).

    18 Dec 2009 Reply
  • TheOnlyRoc

    lamest version

    12 Oct 2009 Reply
  • Echoes917

    This version kicks the crap out of the original.

    12 Sep 2009 Reply
  • Schkatz

    Who sings original version of this song? After listening 10 times, I started to like this track. ;D (But the very Pablo Picasso is still beter)

    21 Jun 2009 Reply
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