Famous Pop Songs That Were Turned Down by Other Artists

17 Pop Hits That Were Offered to Someone Else First

17 Pop Hits That Were Offered to Someone Else First

In a recent interview with The New York Times, singer-songwriter Sia revealed that she first emailed "Pretty Hurts" to Katy Perry, then sent it to Rihanna's manager, before ultimately giving it to Beyoncé. It's strange, trying to imagine the same song sung by someone else entirely. We couldn't help but wonder: does this happen a lot? Well, we dug up 16 more songs that have a similar story, so keep scrolling to find out what they are and who almost sang them.

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