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Stairway to Heaven cover being recorded by Steve Vai and… Mary J Blige??

I may have found the most absurd sentence in the history of rock music on Blabbermouth:

Famed guitarist Steve Vai, R&B singer Mary J. Blige, BLINK-182 drummer Travis Barker, "American Idol" judge and bassist Randy Jackson and Michael Jackson's guitarist Orianthi got together this week to record a new version of the LED ZEPPELIN classic "Stairway to Heaven".

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What?! Why?! Aren't there enough covers of Stairway to Heaven? Do we really need one with Mary J. Blige singing on it? I guess we're going to get it either way. Also, RANDY FUCKING JACKSON? You couldn't find any other bassist? This whole thing almost seems like a goof. One hopes there will at least be enough shredding between Vai and Orianthi to cover up for the R&B vocals. I can't wait to hear this train wreck!

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