Our Fave Covers Of The 2012 VMA Best Video With A Message Nominees

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Hot chicks in hot tubs are nice and all, but every year, the 2012 Video Music Awards salute musicians who dig a little deeper to create videos with real messages — like this year’s Best Video With A Message nominees! In celebration of their nominations, we’ve picked our favorite cover of each song. Did your fave YouTuber make our list?

Demi Lovato “Skyscraper” covered by Boyce Avenue ft. Megan Nichole

Gym Class Heroes feat. Ryan Tedder “The Fighter” covered by 7-year-old JD

Kelly Clarkson “Dark Side” covered by Colton Rudloff

K’NAAN “Is Anybody Out There? (feat. Nelly Furtado)” covered by Savannah Outen, Jake Coco & Caitlin Hart

Lil Wayne “How To Love” covered by fellow nominee Demi Lovato

Rise Against “The Ballad of Hollis Brown” covered by Chuck

Vote for your favorite video below, and tune in to the big show Thursday, September 6 at 8//7c LIVE on MTV!

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