Well, one of the hallmarks of a great song is that it is almost impossible to do a really bad cover version of it.
I present to you Peter Gabriel’s cover of Radiohead’s ‘Street Spirit (Fade Out)’:
Going by your comment, perhaps this proves that this song is not that great or, alternatively, that Peter Gabriel is capable of doing the near impossible.
Nope. It’s up there with Phil Colllins’ version of “Tomorrow never knows” in the annals of ‘well, at least you chose well.’