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Patti Smith, All Covered Up

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Patti Smith, All Covered Up

Patti Smith, All Covered Up

Patti Smith, All Covered Up

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Since she began her recording career in the '70s, Patti Smith has never been shy about recording covers of her favorite songs, such as Van Morrison's "Gloria." Now she's released an album consisting entirely of other people's songs — a dozen covers, originally recorded by acts as diverse as the Doors, Nirvana and the Rolling Stones, under the simple title Twelve.

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