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 Boyzone in five simple steps.
1. Beatles – I Wanna Be Your Man
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 – I Wanna Be Your Man
This cover of the Beatles song I Wanna Be Your Man was the second single release from the Rolling Stones in the UK and it reached a peak of number 12 in November 1963.
3. Mick Jagger – Memo From Turner
This song marked the debut solo single from the Rolling Stones singer Mick Jagger, reaching a peak of number 32 in November 1970. His next appearance on the chart was with the song State Of Shock where he shared lead vocal duties with Michael Jackson.
4. Michael Jackson – Ben
This Michael Jackson offering was the 4th single release in the UK, reaching a peak of number 7 in November 1972. It has also been recorded by many other bands and artists, including the following.
5. Boyzone – Ben
Irish boyband Boyzone laid down a studio version of the Michael Jackson song Ben for inclusion on their album A Different Beat.