Song of the Day #5,186: ‘Love Hurts’ – The Everly Brothers

I really like when a cover tales a song in a whole new direction.

In 1975, Scottish hard rock band Nazareth released a passionate power ballad treatment of ‘Love Hurts’ that reached the top ten in the U.S. and Australia and #1 in three other countries. It’s the only version of this song I know, and I assumed the tune originated with them.

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