Fair enough.Sacrilege I am sure to many - but I prefer "Heatwave" covered by The Jam than the original Martha and the Vandellas offering.
I love the original too, mind - but I just think it sounds better at the speed of delivery that the boys give it.
There. I've said it.
Equally (or even more?) controversially, I would suggest that Springsteen could be in a similar category (although in a lower league, obviously ) to Dylan.. in that my favourite versions of his tunes are always by someone else.
both better than Bruce
Blinded By The Light:
Manfred Mann's Earth Band
Because The Night:
I expect I'll remember some others later...
It must be said, he did write some absolute belters.