Listen: Asking Alexandria Cover Nine Inch Nails “Closer”

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Asking Alexandria released a lyric video for their cover of Nine Inch Nails’ “Closer.” The song was written for the Pop Goes 90’s Vol. 2 compilation, which also features covers of Stone Temple Pilots, Foo Fighters, Bush, Smashing Pumpkins, Green Day and others. The first volume of Punk Goes 90’s also featured a cover of Nine Inch Nails as well as renditions of Red Hot Chili Peppers, Soundgarden, Gin Blossoms, R.E.M., Oasis, Alanis Morissete, Marilyn Manson, and Nirvana.

You can watch the lyric video for Asking Alexandria’s cover of Nine Inch Nails’ “Closer” below:

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  • Anth

    Never heard of Asking Alexandria before, but I love the original so I decided to listen. What an absolutely horrid and pointless cover. The first two-and-a-half minutes are a complete copy of the original, and then I had to turn it off once the Cookie Monster vocals started.