Big Country Covers: Dustin Lynch Does Bruno Mars – “Just The Way You Are”
This is one of the coolest crossover covers. Dustin Lynch does justice big time to Bruno Mars' Just The Way You Are." It's our Big Country Cover Song of the Day.
The song was massive for Bruno - it hit #1 & had 13.7 million downloads worldwide. It is one of the biggest singles downloaded ever. Cee-Lo Green was the first person offered the song, but he turned it down.
Dustin Lynch loved the song so much, he started doing it live. It caught on for him. According to Dustin, Bruno covered Lynch's countrified version of this song because he liked it so much.
Dustin Lynch has netted over $3 million - pulling about $370,00 a year.