Placebo - Covers

NME.COM feature on Placebo - Covers album including album review, artwork, tracks, listen now, tour dates, discography and more.

Release date: 05 March 2007

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Placebo - Covers: Wikipedia Album Entry

Covers is a cover album by Placebo. The album was originally released as a bonus disc on the special edition version of Sleeping with Ghosts on 22 September 2003. This edition of Sleeping with Ghosts is still widely available. Most of the songs on the album were originally B-sides from the band's previous singles. "Running Up That Hill" is mostly responsible for this digital release package, after being used for the fourth season premiere of The O.C. the song received a lot of attention in both the U.S. and the UK, managing to get to #66 in the official UK singles chart.

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