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Here's a Full Collection of This Week's Tom Petty Tribute Covers

Including Fleet Foxes, Wilco, The National, Coldplay, Kesha and many more.

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Here's a Full Collection of This Week's Tom Petty Tribute Covers

Tom Petty’s sudden death on Monday unleashed a predictable outpouring of tributes from musicians across the musical spectrum. In his four-decade career, Petty touched the souls of many, inspiring some to pursue music careers of their own. Many artists have shared their histories of listening to his seminal rock anthems and expressed how much of an impact his hits made on their music. We’ve already brought you videos of Coldplay and R.E.M.’s Peter Buck performing “Free Fallin,’” The National playing “Damaged By Love,” and Wilco playing “The Waiting.” And there are many more. So we decided to collect them all in one place. Here’s a comprehensive collection of Tom Petty tribute performances from the past week.

Artist: Coldplay w/ R.E.M.’s Peter Buck
Song: “Free Fallin’”

Artist: Matt Berlinger and Bryce Dessner of The National
Song: “Damaged by Love”

Damaged by Love singing Petty songs all day long. Thank you for all this incredible music.

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Artist: Wilco
Song: “The Waiting”

Artist: Laura Jane Grace of Against Me!
Song: “Runnin’ Down a Dream”

Artist: Dave Matthews, Emmylou Harris, Patty Griffin and Steve Earle
Song: “Refugee”

Artist: Miley Cyrus
Song: “Wildflowers”

The Lone Bellow
“Wildflowers

Robin Pecknold of Fleet Foxes
Song: “Don’t Come Around Here No More”

Artist: Kesha
Song: “Into the Great Wide Open”

Artist: Phoebe Bridgers
Song: “It’ll All Work Out”

Daniel Ellsworth & The Great Lakes
“It’s Time to Move On”

Artist: Father John Misty
Song: “To Find a Friend”

Jack Johnson
“You Don’t Know How It Feels”

Our hearts go out to everyone in Las Vegas. Thank you #TomPetty for all of your beautiful music. The world needs it now more than ever.

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Artist: Imagine Dragons
Song: “I Won’t Back Down”

Artist: Tigers Jaw
Song: “I Won’t Back Down”

Artist: Kip Moore
Song: “Learning to Fly”

Lukas Nelson & The Promise of the Real
Song: “Breakdown”

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