Watch 5 Covers of Cody Simpson’s ‘Wish U Were Here’ [VIDEOS]
Australian YouTube artist turned pop singer Cody Simpson made his mark as a rising star with the release of his debut album, Paradise, on Tuesday.
The 15-year-old’s explosive single “Wish U Were Here” inspired other talented YouTube musicians to bring us their own rendition of the song. Bring on the ukuleles, acoustics and raw talent! We have the top 5 must-see YouTube covers of “Wish U Were Here.”
5. Avery Nelson
This adorable 15-year-old shares her passion for singing through her cover of “Wish U Were Here.” The sweet singer has over 7,700 video views since introducing herself to YouTube in 2011. Her musical talents and captivating voice deserves your view!
4. Paige and Emily
These two best friends tag-teamed their Cody Simpson cover to bring us an upbeat duet. The passionate pair decided to cover the single “Wish U Were Here” after falling for the Aussie’s awesome single at his 2012 concert in Saratoga Springs, NY. With over 13,400 video views, these two know how to win us over!
3. Korinna Simone
We loved Korinna Simone’s acoustic cover of “Wish U Were Here.” The young musician has over 70,000 YouTube views and in addition to singing, writing songs and playing guitar, she plans to release her own original content soon!
2. Nicole Cooper
15-year-old Nicole gives us chills with her guitar performing an acoustic version of “Wish U Were Here.” With over 3,000 YouTube video views, the singer “loves music more than anything in the world.” Share the love and give this video another view!
1. Maria J
California native Maria J instantly won a spot on our top 5 Cody cover list. The teeny singer has huge talent with a lengthy YouTube channel including Owl City featuring Carly Rae Jepsen’s “Good Time” and Taylor Swift’s “We Are Never Ever Getting Back Together.” With close to 13,000 video views, she’ll have you wishing for more!