GNR's cover of the Rolling Stones classic, Sympathy for the Devil
was pretty damn good. I won't say it's better but, it is pretty darn good.
Also, a local band here in New Orleans called Merry go Drown
covered Paint it Black
a few years ago.
Here's the original from the Stones...
Here's Merry go Drown's re-imagining...
Feel free to come to your own conclusions.