Soul Reggae lesson 3

Soul and Reggae Covers

What is a cover song?

In popular music, a cover version, remake, cover song, revival, or simply cover, is a new performance or recording by someone other than the original artist or composer of a song.

This is Adele’s song “Hello”. The text and the sound of the music is sad.

Now listen to this Reggae Cover version of the same song.

How does the Reggae rhythms etc make the song sound?

What are the differences between the two versions of Adele’s “Hello”?

Is Adele’s version the best because she wrote the song?

This is an advert, Notice how the owners ‘Scarecrow dot com’ speak through the music to stop people stealing their music.
Another advert.

How do the two adverts above make you feel? How do the two adverts different in sound? Which music do you prefer: Scarecrow or Black Rose?

You have now chosen your preferred piece of music: Why?

Scarecrow or Black Rose.

Play your choice of percussion along with the music-

Body, Junk, Furniture, Floor.

94 thoughts on “Soul Reggae lesson 3

  1. I like Adele’s version better because it sounded sad how it’s supposed to a it’s relaxing.The reggae style sounds like the style Bob Marley does.

  2. Is Adele’s version the best because she wrote the song?
    Yes
    How do the two adverts above make you feel?
    Scarecrow makes me feel casual.
    Black rose makes me feel hyper
    Which music do you prefer:
    Scarecrow
    Black Rose✔
    You have now chosen your preferred piece of music: Why?
    Because it makes me feel happy.
    Play your choice of percussion along with the music-
    Body, Junk, Furniture, Floor.
    I played it using the floor

  3. The normal Hello by Adele is mellow and sad whereas the reggae cover is upbeat.
    No, Adele’s version is better because she wrote it, it’s the way she sang it and it’s slow and sad.
    1, The two adverts made me feel calm and relaxed.
    2, They are different because black rose has quick beat whereas the other one is more clicking.
    3, I like the black rose.
    4, I prefer black rose because it has a nice melody and quick beats.

  4. Is Adele’s version the best because she wrote the song?
    Yes
    How do the two adverts above make you feel?
    Black rose makes me feel hyper and scarecrow makes me feel positive
    How do the two adverts different in sound?
    Because scarecrow is calm and black rose is loud.
    Which music do you prefer: Scarecrow or Black Rose?
    Black rose
    You have now chosen your preferred piece of music: Why?
    Because it makes me relaxed and happy.
    Play your choice of percussion along with the music-
    Body, Junk, Furniture, Floor.
    I played the piece out music with my body

  5. Is Adele’s version the best because she wrote the song? Yes
    How do the two adverts different in sound?Yes because Scarecrow has said Scarecrow in minutes and Black Rose In 20 seconds
    Which music do you prefer: Scarecrow or Black Rose?Black Rose
    You have now chosen your preferred piece of music: Why?
    Scarecrow or Black Rose.Black Rose because it was cool 😎 music 🎶.
    Play your choice of percussion along with the music-
    Body, Junk, Furniture, Floor. Junk

  6. Adele’s soundtrack “Hello” ? Is slow and sad. The soundtrack makes me close my eyes and relax in listening it’s heartbreaking.

    I prefer Hello “Reggae” because it’s makes me dance it has the groove to dance. It sounds a summer athem song we can all enjoy listening to.

    The adverts make me feel happy and existed.

    Scarecrow beats has the beats to dance on the floor makes your feet tap and move your hips and arms.

    Black rose sounds scary and creply. Makes you feel addict to listen to the music over and over.

  7. 1.the first version is sad and the second one is joyful the first one is on low pitch and the second one is one high pitch.
    2.i like it because it makes me happy.
    3.scarow beat sounds the same
    black rose has high and low beats
    i like black rose because it makes me happy.

  8. The difference s between the two versions of Adele’s ” Hello”?
    Adele’s sounds a deep and emotion music.

    The Reggae version sound more joyful and makes you feel relaxed, and make you dance to the beats.

    The adverts make me feel soothe and restful.

    The Scarecrow beats has high pitch music it’s clear full of instruments.
    Black Rose sounds evil and bad. It sounds deep with funk touches.

    I prefer the Scarecrow it has good beats and existing to hear it makes you feel good in yourself and wants you to listen over and over again.

  9. It makes it makes me fell ready to go.
    Exited because the beat of the music’s are different.Black Rose.
    Because it has a really good beat and sound.

  10. What are the differences between the two versions of Adele’s “Hello”?
    The first one is sad the other one is happy
    THE First one is low pitch the other one is high pitch
    Is Adele’s version the best because she wrote the song?
    no because i like happy one some people might like the sad one.
    How do the two adverts above make you feel? How do the two adverts different in sound? Which music do you prefer: Scarecrow or Black Rose?
    scarow beat sounds the same
    black rose has high and low beats
    i like black rose because its more active

  11. What are the differences between the two versions of Adele’s “Hello”?
    The first one is sad the other one is happy
    THE First one is low pitch the other one is high pitch
    Is Adele’s version the best because she wrote the song?
    no because i like happy one some people might like the sad one.
    How do the two adverts above make you feel? How do the two adverts different in sound? Which music do you prefer: Scarecrow or Black Rose?
    scarow beat sounds the same
    black rose has high and low beats
    i like black rose because its more active

  12. I have listened to both songs by Adele and I noticed that they are different because the first one is the original version with different musical instruments. The second one has an Indian style and the singers have changed the melody and rythms to make their version. I liked the new version because it has more lively its tunes made very happy.

    I liked the adverts music it made me feel happy curious to know what the advert is about.

  13. What are the differences between the two versions of Adele’s “Hello”?
    The reggae version sounded happier

    Is Adele’s version the best because she wrote the song? No, because other people can make it sound better.

    How do the two adverts above make you feel? Excited
    How do the two adverts different in sound? The Black Rose one sounded like it was from outer space
    Which music do you prefer: Scarecrow or Black Rose? I liked Black Rose

  14. 1) A cover song is a song that has same lyrics but different music.
    2) Yes Adele’s version is better because it was written.I
    3) The adverts above make me feel cool 😎😎😎.
    4) The 2 adverts in sound are different because the scarecrow one is a tiny bit squeaky in sound but the other is very loud and has different sound.
    5) I prefer black rose because I like the sound and beat of it.

  15. 1.They play a piano and steel drums in the 2nd version of the song.
    2.The first song is a sad version the 2nd song is upbeat.
    3.Yes because it’s an original.
    4. I don’t like the first advert.
    I think the last advert is the best because it has a good beat to it.

  16. A cover song is when uses an old song
    Adele’s song is slow and sad but the reggae song is upbeat and fast
    The reggae rhythm makes the song sound like you want to dance
    I like the reggae version because I like reggae music
    The first advert makes me feel relaxed
    The second advert makes me feel like exercising
    The first one is low pitch and slow
    The second one is high pitch and fast
    I like scarecrow beats better than black rose beats
    I like scarecrow beats because it feels calm

  17. How do the two adverts above make you feel?
    They make me feel calm.
    How do the two adverts different in sound?
    They are different in sound because the first advert is more is not that harsh but the second advert says the words roughly.
    Which music do you prefer: Scarecrow or Black Rose
    I chose scarecrow because it feels like I am in a different world.
    Play your choice of percussion along with the music-
    Body, Junk, Furniture, Floor.
    Junk.

  18. The difference between the reggae song and the real version is that the real version was much sadder but the reggae version was happy and joyful

  19. 1.They play a piano and steel drums in the 2nd version of the song.
    2.The first song is a sad version the 2nd song is upbeat.
    3.Yes because it’s an original.
    4. I don’t like the first advert.
    I think the last advert is the best because it has a good beat to it.

  20. A cover song is a song that has same lyrics but different music.
    The Reggae rhythms make the song sound like Bob Marley’s songs style.
    The first version of the song is different from the cover version because of following different beat.
    I prefer Adele’s version because it is more calm and relaxing.
    The first advert is following one beat while the other advert had different beats and pitch.
    Black Rose is better because it makes me feel happy and want to dance to the beat.

  21. 1) They play a piano and steel drums in the 2nd version of the song.
    2) The first song is a sad version the 2nd song is upbeat.
    3) Yes because it’s an original.
    4) I don’t like the first advert.
    I think the last advert is the best because it has a good beat to it.

    • Aran, did you read the other questions to be answered? Please read the blog again. I look forward to hearing how your percussion playing went. 😃

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