9 Electrifying Live Versions of Favorite Songs

Prince was known for his legendary live performances, and his rendition of "Purple Rain" at the 2007 Super Bowl XLI halftime show is often hailed as one of the greatest live performances of all time.

"Purple Rain" by Prince

The Eagles' live version of "Hotel California" from their "Hell Freezes Over" tour is a mesmerizing display of their musical prowess and stage presence.

"Hotel California" by Eagles

Queen's performance of "Bohemian Rhapsody" at Live Aid in 1985 is iconic. Freddie Mercury's command of the stage and the audience is electrifying.

"Bohemian Rhapsody" by Queen

Springsteen's live performances are legendary, and his rendition of "Thunder Road" from the "Live/1975-85" album captures the raw energy and emotion of his live shows.

"Thunder Road" by Bruce Springsteen

Led Zeppelin's live version of "Kashmir" from the "Celebration Day" concert in 2007 is a testament to the band's musical prowess and improvisational skills.

"Kashmir" by Led Zeppelin

Another Led Zeppelin classic, their live performance of "Stairway to Heaven" from the "The Song Remains the Same" concert film showcases Jimmy Page's iconic guitar solo and Robert Plant's powerful vocals.

"Stairway to Heaven" by Led Zeppelin

While Kyoto itself is a historical center, the Ace Hotel drops itself right into a new era of young makers reimagining age-old traditions.

"Comfortably Numb" by Pink Floyd

Bob Dylan's live performance of "Like a Rolling Stone" from the "MTV Unplugged" album is a captivating acoustic rendition of one of his most iconic songs.

"Like a Rolling Stone" by Bob Dylan

The Escape Tour" concert film is an exhilarating performance that showcases Steve Perry's incredible vocals and the band's infectious energy.

"Don't Stop Believin'" by Journey