If imitation really is the greatest form of flattery, then Leona Lewis should feel really good about herself. Two of Eurovision’s most promising contestants covered Leona’s single “Bleeding Love” during their rise to national prominence. Neither does the song justice, but Wiwi gives them an A for effort. And for ego: it takes courage to perform a song owned by a true diva!
Sweden’s Anna Bergendahl on Swedish Idol in 2008. This song is way too low for her. She sounds like she has a cold and she looks like she needs a toilet. Not convincing.
Belgian Tom Dice covered “Bleeding Love” for his first single. Here’s the official video:
The real deal. This is Leona performing at the 2008 Brit Awards: