The only thing more American than bluegrass music is turning hit songs into bluegrass music. There’s just something so magical about the smooth sounds of a resonator guitar over chucking acoustics and fiddles. And of course, blazing banjo solos.
Here are 10 of the best bluegrass covers of popular songs around. And since we know you’re going to get hooked and want to keep listening to more, we’ll save you some time and direct you to the “Pickin’ On Series” — an extensive collection of well-recorded and masterfully arranged bluegrass covers of hit songs and classics.