Artists covering songs by [traditional]

1 The Beach Boys 1879
2 Grateful Dead 1755
3 Dark Star Orchestra 1244
4 Johnny Hallyday 1086
5 Los Lobos 1027
6 Yonder Mountain String Band 945
7 The Avett Brothers 796
8 Hot Tuna 761
9 John Fogerty 710
10 Bob Dylan 683
11 Robert Plant 660
12 Van Morrison 637
  Brian Wilson 637
14 Joan Baez 600
15 Queen 556
16 Gov’t Mule 527
17 Phil Lesh & Friends 483
18 Tom Jones 466
19 Runrig 459
20 The Pogues 432
21 Dropkick Murphys 407
22 Ratdog 401
23 Great Big Sea 370
24 Old Crow Medicine Show 343
25 The Radiators 335
26 The Brian Setzer Orchestra 324
27 Fairport Convention 298
28 Carbon Leaf 273
29 The Dubliners 272
30 Jimmy Page & Robert Plant 243
31 Bruce Springsteen 240
32 Jorma Kaukonen 238
33 The Dublin Legends 225
  Elvis Presley 225
35 Richard Thompson 220
36 North Mississippi Allstars 209
  Orthodox Celts 209
38 Art Garfunkel 208
39 Cowboy Junkies 195
40 Phish 194
41 Thin Lizzy 193
42 Eric Burdon & the Animals 189
43 Black Star Riders 186
44 Johnny Cash 184
  The String Cheese Incident 184
46 Jerry Garcia & John Kahn 182
47 Feist 181
  Meat Puppets 181
49 The Cannons 180
50 Roger McGuinn 178
51 Ed Sheeran 177
52 Billy Strings 175
53 Jerry Garcia Band 170
54 The Clancy Brothers and Tommy Makem 168
55 The Waterboys 161
56 Jethro Tull 160
57 The High Kings 158
  The Oak Ridge Boys 158
59 Neil Diamond 157
60 Antwerp Philharmonic Orchestra 156
61 Hugh Laurie 153
62 Fiddler’s Green 151
63 Creedence Clearwater Revisited 147
64 Kristin Hersh 146
  The White Stripes 146
66 Rhiannon Giddens 144
67 Jon Wilks 142
68 Kult 141
  Skinny Lister 141
70 Little Feat 139
71 The Notting Hillbillies 136
72 Shane MacGowan and The Popes 135
73 Camper Van Beethoven 134
  Furthur 134
75 Jean-Jacques Goldman 133
76 Ian Anderson 130
77 Malicorne 129
78 Carolina Chocolate Drops 127
  Jaroslav Hutka 127
  James Taylor 127
81 Bruce Hornsby 125
  Dolly Parton 125
83 Playing Dead 124
84 Simon & Garfunkel 123
85 Forgotten Space 122
86 The Corrs 121
  The Rolling Stones 121
  Simon James Chisholm 121
89 Luka Bloom 119
  Sarah Brightman 119
  Kalafina 119
  Railroad Earth 119
93 Dick Dale 118
94 Uncle John's Band 117
95 Andy Coe Band 116
  Dead & Company 116
  Joe Russo's Almost Dead 116
98 Alison Krauss 114
99 John Mellencamp 112
100 B.B. King 111
101 The Charlie Daniels Band 110
102 New Riders of the Purple Sage 108
103 Bob Weir 107
104 Paul McCartney 105
  Me First and the Gimme Gimmes 105
  Nightwish 105
107 Loreena McKennitt 101
108 Mannheim Steamroller 99
109 Mark Lanegan 97
110 Irish Moutarde 95
111 Donovan 94
112 The Byrds 91
  Max Creek 91
114 Dave Rawlings Machine 90
115 Jerry Garcia & David Grisman 89
  Mike Oldfield 89
117 Barenaked Ladies 88
118 16 Horsepower 87
  Dr. John 87
  The Schwag 87
121 Tex Perkins & The Tennessee Four 86
122 Al Jardine 85
123 Mick Taylor 84
124 Richard Shindell 83
125 Robert Hunter 82
126 Arlo Guthrie 81
  Mark Knopfler 81
128 The Clancy Brothers & Robbie O’Connell 79
  Rapalje 79
  Pete Seeger 79
131 Bryan Adams 78
  The Felice Brothers 78
133 Chris Tomlin 76
134 The Broken Circle Breakdown Bluegrass Band 75
  The Dead 75
  Leftover Salmon 75
  Traffic 75
138 Metallica 74
139 The Mahones 72
140 Moonalice 71
141 Andrea Gioe 70
142 Lila Downs 69
  Greensky Bluegrass 69
  The Derek Trucks Band 69
145 David Bromberg 68
  Amy Helm 68
  Kasabian 68
  Nolwenn Leroy 68
  Gillian Welch 68
150 Modena City Ramblers 67
  Eric Peter Schwartz 67
  Willie Watson 67
153 Billy Bragg & Joe Henry 66
154 The Alarm 64
  Jars of Clay 64
  Martin Sexton 64
157 The Black Crowes 63
  Blackberry Smoke 63
  Robert Plant & Alison Krauss 63
  Rod Stewart 63
161 Preservation Hall Jazz Band 62
  The Toy Dolls 62
163 Sifon 61
  The Wood Brothers 61
165 Bad Temper Joe 60
166 Troy “Trombone Shorty” Andrews & Orleans Avenue 59
  Natalia Lafourcade 59
  Loreley 59
169 Decades 58
  Reel Big Fish 58
  Saving Grace 58
  The Wiggles 58
173 The Devil Makes Three 57
  Faith Assembly Worship 57
  Tarja 57
176 Fantastic Negrito 56
  Katie Melua 56
  Raskasta Joulua 56
179 Bethel Music 55
180 Andrea Bocelli 54
  The Fisherman’s Friends 54
182 Christy Moore 53
  Johnny Rivers 53
  Doc Watson 53
185 Big Brother & the Holding Company 52
  Louis Graveure 52
  Uncle Tupelo 52
188 Warren Haynes 51
  The Seldom Scene 51
190 Gregorian 50
  Mickey Hart 50
  Lindsey Stirling 50
193 Deer Tick 49
  John Otway 49
  Die Toten Hosen 49
  Colter Wall 49
197 Glen Hansard 48
  The Residents 48
  Sailor 48
  Ricky Skaggs and Kentucky Thunder 48
  Sting 48
  The Young Dubliners 48
203 Shackled 47
204 Mariah Carey 46
  Makem & Spain Brothers 46
  Hank Williams III 46
207 David Nelson Band 44
  Tommy Makem 44
209 Stu Allen & Mars Hotel 43
  Cat Power 43
  Newspring Worship 43
212 Leon Russell 42
213 Gary Hoey 41
  Matisyahu 41
  Jimmyjohn McCabe 41
  The Other Ones 41
  Jack White 41
218 Alan Doyle 40
  Béla Fleck and the Flecktones 40
  Ben Folds 40
  The Fray 40
  Grateful Shred 40
223 The Clancy Brothers and Louis Killen 39
  Shirley Collins 39
  Elvis Costello 39
  Ian Gillan 39
  P. Mobil 39
  Paddy and the Rats 39
  Punch Brothers 39
  Chris Robinson Brotherhood 39
231 Eric Clapton 38
  Alela Diane 38
  Folk Orchestra of Santa Barbara 38
  Jackie Greene 38
  Stephen Kellogg and The Sixers 38
  Odetta 38
  The Real McKenzies 38
  Chris Robinson & The New Earth Mud 38
  The Twilight Singers 38
  Various Artists 38
  Keller Williams 38
242 Authority Zero 37
  Celtic Thunder 37
  Alison Krauss & Union Station 37
  Peter Knight's Gigspanner 37
  Tom Petty and the Heartbreakers 37
  Darko Rundek 37
248 10,000 Maniacs 36
  Marian Anderson 36
  David Crowder Band 36
  Mudcrutch 36
  András Petruska 36
  Cliff Richard 36
  Gabriel Yacoub 36
255 Acid Drinkers 35
  The Animals 35
  The Kelly Family 35
  Peter Mulvey 35
  R.E.M. 35
  Laurent Voulzy 35
  Widespread Panic 35
262 Blackmore's Night 34
  Herbert Grönemeyer 34
  The Gutter Twins 34
  Nina Simone 34
  Steeleye Span 34
267 Gualtiero Bertelli 33
  The Best of Britain 33
  moe. 33
  Dax Riggs 33
271 Chancho en Piedra 32
  Sarah Connor 32
  Laibach 32
  Opium Dream Estate 32
  Michelle Shocked 32
  System of a Down 32
  Jeff Tweedy 32
  Týr 32
  Vulcain 32
  Kazuya Yoshii 32
281 Bruce Cockburn 31
  Grimes 31
  Tommy Makem & Liam Clancy 31
  QueenAdreena 31
  Kenny Rogers 31
  Tito & Tarantula 31
  Umphrey’s McGee 31
288 Tracy Chapman 30
  David Bromberg Band 30
  Rory Gallagher 30
  Greenrose Faire 30
  NEEDTOBREATHE 30
  Talco 30
294 Will Bozarth 29
  Celtic Woman 29
  Judy Collins 29
  The Cramps 29
  Emily’s Army 29
  The Gaslight Anthem 29
  Levellers 29
  Barry Manilow 29
  Willie Nelson 29
  Rozalén 29
  Ryan Smith 29
  Alan Stivell 29
  U2 29
307 Rebekka Bakken 28
  Karla Bonoff 28
  The Chieftains 28
  Greg Dulli 28
  for KING & COUNTRY 28
  G4 28
  The Kinks 28
  Gordon Lightfoot 28
  Sinéad O’Connor 28
  St. Agnes Fountain 28
  Stray Cats 28
  The Sword 28
  Frank Turner 28
  Xutos & Pontapés 28
321 Blu Fish 27
  Larkin Poe 27
  Old & In the Way 27
  David Rawlings 27
325 Ben Miller Band 26
  The Blind Boys of Alabama 26
  Eric Burdon 26
  Les Claypool’s Duo de Twang 26
  Dios Salve a la Reina 26
  Robert Earl Keen 26
  KMFDM 26
  John Martyn 26
  The Mumes 26
  The Sadies 26
  Tears for Fears 26
  Trey Anastasio Band 26
337 The Gregg Allman Band 25
  Harry Belafonte 25
  Goran Bregović 25
  Alan Cox 25
  Jackie Evancho 25
  The John Spignesi Band 25
  Aaron Neville 25
  Pink Martini 25
  Brian Setzer ’68 Comeback Special 25
  Marty Stuart and His Fabulous Superlatives 25
  Ricky Warwick 25
348 Aquarium Rescue Unit 24
  Harry Connick, Jr. 24
  Crvena jabuka 24
  Levon Helm 24
  Marie Laforêt 24
  Lyle Lovett 24
  The Scooters 24
  Screaming Trees 24
  Sweet Savage 24
  TrollfesT 24
358 Bill Callahan 23
  Jerry Garcia Acoustic Band 23
  Mars Hotel 23
  Charlie Parr 23
  The Reverend Peyton’s Big Damn Band 23
  Righteous Continental 23
  Les Vieilles Canailles 23
365 Jeff Beck & Brian Wilson 22
  R.L. Burnside 22
  Fleetwood Mac 22
  Bill Frisell 22
  Josh Groban 22
  The Hollies 22
  Jake Xerxes Fussell 22
  Ronan Keating 22
  Jerry Lee Lewis 22
  David Lindley 22
  Shawn Mullins 22
  The Pogues feat. Joe Strummer 22
  Tokyo Ska Paradise Orchestra 22
  Lee Ann Womack 22
379 Belako 21
  Better Off Dead 21
  Big Leg Emma 21
  Charlie Hustle & The Pickers 21
  Jacques Douai 21
  Junun 21
  Parker Millsap 21
  The Mountain Goats 21
  Peter, Paul & Mary 21
  Grace Potter & the Nocturnals 21
  Ry Cooder, Sharon White & Ricky Skaggs 21
  Peter Tork 21
  Wilco 21
392 Sam Amidon 20
  Beck 20
  Suzy Bogguss 20
  Charlie Hustle & The Grifters 20
  The Deno Blues Gang 20
  Stephen Kellogg 20
  Live Dead 69 20
  Over the Rhine 20
  Mark Seymour 20
  Molly Tuttle 20
402 Auróra 19
  The Band Perry 19
  Beatrice 19
  Eric Bibb 19
  Liam Clancy 19
  Stephan Eicher 19
  Joe Ely 19
  Jerry Garcia 19
  Indigo Girls 19
  Chris Kavanagh 19
  Phil Keaggy 19
  The Kentucky Headhunters 19
  Marc Martel 19
  Don McLean 19
  Mr. Irish Bastard 19
  Mumford & Sons 19
  Prince 19
  Rag’n’Bone Man 19
  Paul Robeson 19
  Peter Rowan 19
  Marlon Williams 19
  Steve Winwood 19
424 7 Walkers 18
  Tori Amos 18
  Hugues Aufray 18
  Fats Domino 18
  Eagles 18
  Diamanda Galás 18
  Bruce Hornsby & The Range 18
  I’m With Her 18
  Jorma Kaukonen Band 18
  Lyle Lovett and His Large Band 18
  The Mantras 18
  McGuinn & Hillman 18
  Sechem 18
  The Sisters of Mercy 18
  Patti Smith 18
  Tarbox Ramblers 18
  Steve Vai 18
  Volatus 18
442 Dave Alvin 17
  The Animals and Friends 17
  Banjo Band Ivana Mládka 17
  John Cale 17
  Larry Campbell & Teresa Williams 17
  Merle Haggard 17
  Ray Wylie Hubbard 17
  Loreen 17
  The Mavericks 17
  The National 17
  The Rumjacks 17
  Poet Section 17
  Southside Johnny & The Asbury Jukes 17
  The Wailin’ Jennys 17
  Martha & Rufus Wainwright 17
457 Bonerama 16
  Cisco 16
  Crowder 16
  DeadEye 16
  Rhiannon Giddens with Francesco Turrisi 16
  Emmylou Harris 16
  The Irish Rovers 16
  Leningrad Cowboys 16
  Les Bateliers 16
  Marlene Kuntz 16
  The Del McCoury Band 16
  Moriarty 16
  Natalie Choquette 16
  Northlake Baptist Church Choir 16
  Kate Rusby 16
  Santana 16
  Sean Canan's Voodoo Players 16
  Paul Simon 16
  The Unthanks 16
  Zucchero 16
477 Frank Black and the Catholics 15
  Blue Dogs 15
  Blunderbuster 15
  Jonathan Byrd 15
  Isobel Campbell & Mark Lanegan 15
  Dalriada 15
  Delta Rae 15
  John Denver 15
  Dustbowl Revival 15
  Steve Earle & The Dukes 15
  José Feliciano 15
  Randy Jackson 15
  Eric Johnson 15
  Lankum 15
  Shane MacGowan 15
  Wayne Newton 15
  Pacific Panic 15
  Beth Patterson 15
  Madeleine Peyroux 15
  Grace Potter 15
  Queen Extravaganza 15
  Saltatio Mortis 15
  Serrat & Sabina 15
  Chris Shaffer 15
  Ricky Skaggs & Bruce Hornsby 15
  Straight No Chaser 15
  The Swell Season 15
  Tears for Beers 15
  Vapors of Morphine 15
  Victorian Trout Conspiracy 15
  Yo La Tengo 15
508 The Albion Band 14
  Alestorm 14
  Árstíðir 14
  Dinosaurs 14
  Elvis Costello and the Sugarcanes 14
  Firkin 14
  Judy Garland 14
  Gentle Giant 14
  Steve Hackett 14
  Jefferson Starship 14
  Kronos Quartet 14
  Casey Neill 14
  Normaal 14
  John Oates 14
  Glen Phillips 14
  The Rasmus 14
  Leon Redbone 14
  Peppe Voltarelli 14
526 Amy Bleu 13
  Asleep at the Wheel 13
  Joan Baez feat. Indigo Girls 13
  Benjamin Booker 13
  Moya Brennan 13
  Cracker 13
  The David Grisman Quintet 13
  Gaelic Storm 13
  Happy Ol’ McWeasel 13
  Home Free 13
  La Horde 13
  Billy Joel 13
  George Jones 13
  John McCormack 13
  Noir Désir 13
  Alba Reche 13
  Relient K 13
  Ribogzi 13
  Mavis Staples 13
  The Stray Birds 13
  Stu Allen 13
  splintered sunlight 13
  Carrie Underwood 13
  Tom Waits 13
  Gillian Welch & David Rawlings 13
  Josh White 13
552 Agent Orange 12
  Louis Armstrong & His All-Stars 12
  Pete Best 12
  Black Velvet Band 12
  Boney M. feat. Liz Mitchell 12
  John Braham 12
  Colorblind Dilemma 12
  Crash Test Dummies 12
  Creedence Clearwater Revival 12
  Steve Earle 12
  Matt Elliott 12
  Fisk Jubilee Singers 12
  Fury 12
  The Gun Club 12
  Nina Hagen 12
  Bruce Hornsby & the Noisemakers 12
  Mahalia Jackson 12
  Jefferson Airplane 12
  Mark Kozelek 12
  Cyndi Lauper 12
  The Low Anthem 12
  Casey Neill & The Norway Rats 12
  Robert Randolph & The Family Band 12
  Eddi Reader 12
  Vlatko Stefanovski 12
  The Trapp Family Singers 12
  The Tubes 12
  Dave Van Ronk 12
580 A Band In Ship 11
  All About Eve 11
  Marc Almond 11
  Dave Alvin and The Guilty Men 11
  Bad Livers 11
  Jon Batiste 11
  Paul Brady 11
  Jeff Buckley 11
  Rosanne Cash 11
  Billy Corgan 11
  Chris Cornell 11
  Marianne Faithfull 11
  David Garrett 11
  Gepe 11
  Mike Gordon 11
  David Grisman 11
  Human Nature 11
  The Infamous Stringdusters 11
  Ismerős Arcok 11
  The Kik 11
  The Marcus King Band 11
  Ed Kuepper 11
  Levin Brothers 11
  Limehouse Lizzy 11
  Ljetno kino 11
  Lisa Loeb 11
  Victoria de los Ángeles 11
  Charlotte Martin 11
  Michael McDonald 11
  Mentallica 11
  Misty River 11
  Danny Mortimer 11
  Elliott Murphy 11
  The Neville Brothers 11
  Olivia Newton‐John 11
  Steve Poltz 11
  Rend Collective 11
  Reverend Horton Heat 11
  The Smashing Pumpkins 11
  Smokie 11
  Soul Coughing 11
  June Tabor & Oysterband 11
  The Lagan 11
  Trampled by Turtles 11
  The Weavers 11
  Kanye West 11
  Lucinda Williams 11
  Yak 11
628 Black Jacket Symphony 10
  Joe Bonamassa 10
  Brookwood Worship 10
  Jackson Browne 10
  California Guitar Trio 10
  Martin Carthy 10
  Cherry Garcia Band 10
  Chumbawamba 10
  Ciro y Los Persas 10
  Dónal Clancy 10
  Classic Albums Live 10
  Crippled Black Phoenix 10
  De Boca en Boca 10
  Decibel Riot 10
  Tommy Emmanuel 10
  Frogcircus 10
  Scott Gorham & Ricky Warwick 10
  Karel Gott 10
  Colin Hay 10
  The Jauntee 10
  Katherine Jenkins 10
  Paul Kelly & Charlie Owen 10
  Amythyst Kiah 10
  Lau 10
  Lifelight Worship 10
  Helmut Lotti 10
  Taj Mahal 10
  Bob Marley & The Wailers 10
  The Oh Hellos 10
  Anders Osborne 10
  Luciano Pavarotti 10
  André Rieu 10
  John Scofield 10
  John Sebastian 10
  They Might Be Giants 10
  Allen Toussaint 10
  Eddie Vedder 10
  Watkins Family Hour 10
  George Winston 10
  Zmysł 10
668 AC/DC 9
  Franco Battiato 9
  Bay City Rollers 9
  Becoming the Archetype 9
  The Big Wu 9
  Billy Strings & Don Julin 9
  Brian Downey's Alive and Dangerous 9
  Chris de Burgh 9
  Sam Bush 9
  Cesare Carugi 9
  The Coward Brothers 9
  The David Grisman Bluegrass Experience 9
  The Spencer Davis Group 9
  Kris Delmhorst 9
  The Dirty Dozen Brass Band 9
  Eddie From Ohio 9
  Erasure 9
  Eric Bell Band 9
  Eva & Manu 9
  Goose 9
  Tracy Grammer 9
  Arlo Guthrie & Pete Seeger 9
  Bruce Guthro 9
  Hathead Jones 9
  Robyn Hitchcock 9
  Dr. John & the Lower 911 9
  Jamey Johnson 9
  Wynonna Judd 9
  Kingfish 9
  KUD Idijoti 9
  Daniel Landa 9
  Jeff Lang 9
  Jenny Lewis with The Watson Twins 9
  Little Richard 9
  Mediæval Bæbes 9
  Natalie Merchant 9
  New Terminal Boy 9
  Paolo Nutini 9
  Tim O’Brien & Darrell Scott 9
  Paddy Goes to Holyhead 9
  Rednex 9
  Josh Ritter 9
  Rockstar Racecar 9
  Santiano 9
  Scorpions 9
  The Seekers 9
  SHAG 9
  Michael W. Smith 9
  Soulsavers 9
  Sufjan Stevens 9
  Sweet Crude 9
  Taj Mahal Trio 9
  Ten11 9
  The Meandering Cranberries 9
  Tiffany Apan 9
  Martha Tilston 9
  Twisted Sister 9
  The Ukulele Orchestra of Great Britain 9
726 Jeff Austin 8
  Cameron Avery 8
  Gary “U.S.” Bonds 8
  Tomislav Bralić 8
  Los Brujos 8
  Emma Calvé 8
  Glen Campbell 8
  The Clancy Brothers 8
  Josienne Clarke & Ben Walker 8
  Reverend Gary Davis 8
  Jerry Douglas 8
  Elton John & Billy Joel 8
  Faber 8
  Melody Gardot 8
  Beniamino Gigli 8
  Green Leaf Rustlers 8
  Gryphon 8
  Ely Guerra 8
  Holly Bowling 8
  The Hooters 8
  Horseshoes & Hand Grenades 8
  Judah & The Lion 8
  Greg Keelor 8
  Kenny G 8
  Leaves’ Eyes 8
  Manassas 8
  Johnny Mathis 8
  Sarah McLachlan 8
  Pat McManus Band 8
  Mick Moloney 8
  Mostly Autumn 8
  The Painted Roses 8
  Henry Paul Band 8
  Lily Pons 8
  Primal Fear 8
  Amaia Romero 8
  Dave Rowe 8
  Seasick Steve 8
  Jake Shimabukuro 8
  Joan Tena 8
  Tgguitarguy 8
  Vitas 8
  Vještice 8
  Wovenhand 8
  Zip Code Rapists 8
771 The Airplane Family and Friends 7
  David Archuleta 7
  Louis Armstrong 7
  The Barra MacNeils 7
  Beach Goons 7
  Dan Bern 7
  Bonnie “Prince” Billy 7
  Blue Ties 7
  Bonny Light Horseman 7
  Billy Bragg 7
  Oteil Burbridge 7
  Rosa Cedrón 7
  Clap Your Hands Say Yeah 7
  The Cowsills 7
  Barbara Dane 7
  Buddy Dee 7
  Divlje jagode 7
  Earls of Leicester 7
  Electron 7
  Elio e le Storie Tese 7
  Emilio de Gogorza 7
  Family Force 5 7
  Ella Fitzgerald 7
  Ash Grunwald 7
  Annie Haslam 7
  Lauryn Hill 7
  KISS 7
  Kitty, Daisy & Lewis 7
  Isa Kremer 7
  Little Women 7
  Local H 7
  Lost Bayou Ramblers 7
  MacCabe & Kanaka 7