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Watch Bruce Springsteen cover Van Halen's "Jump"

Watch Bruce Springsteen cover Van Halen's "Jump"

Bruce Springsteen continued his current run of live cover versions by playing Van Halen's "Jump".

Springsteen opened his set at the March Madness Music Festival in Dallas on April 6 with a cover of the 1984 hit. Click below to watch.

Steven Van Zandt was not at the show, leading to online speculation about his absence. His wife, Maureen, joked on Twitter, that he is "replacing Harry Styles from One Direction for a bit."

The date was Springsteen's first full-length performance in America since wrapping the Wrecking Ball tour in late 2012, and his first US date in support of 2014's High Hopes album.

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