Is it possible to link from the Beatles to any other band or artist in the world in only five steps? There is only one way to find out. This one links from the Beatles to Bad Brains in five simple steps.

1. Beatles – I Wanna Be Your Man

http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=biyXavhxwis

This Lennon and McCartney penned song, with vocals from Ringo Starr was featured on their album With The Beatles. It was later a chart hit for the Rolling Stones.

2. Rolling Stones – Stray Cat Blues

This song was never released as a single in the UK, but can be found on their album Beggars Banquet. Next up is a random Rolling Stones cover version.

3. Rush – Not Fade Away

This Rush version of the Buddy Holly written song Not Fade Away was released as their debut single in 1973. Anyroads, there are plenty of songs that Rush have covered, and plenty of their songs that others have covered – like the following song.

4. Machine Head – Witch Hunt

http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=7aL45Of5p1E

This Machine Head cover version of the Rush song Witch Hunt can be found on their album Unto The Locust. Moving on now, there are a number of songs that Machine Head have covered, and plenty of their songs that have been covered – like the following song.

5. Bad Brains – House Of Suffering

The Bad Brains song House Of Suffering was covered by Machine Head on their album From This Day.