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 Dragstrip in five simple steps.
1. Beatles – That’s All Right Mama
Written by and originally performed by Arthur Crudup, the Beatles recorded their version of the song in the early 1960’s for the BBC and it is available on their Live At The BBC Album. It has also been recorded by Elvis.
2. Elvis Presley – That’s All Right Mama
Arguably the song that started it all for Elvis Presley. His version of the Arthur Crudup penned song was recorded in the 1950’s but it didn’t become a hit until it was available for download in 2004 when it reached number 3 in the UK charts. Moving on now, there are a number of songs that Elvis Presley has covered, and plenty of his songs that have been covered – like the following song.
3. Doors – Love Me Tender
This Doors cover version of the Elvis Presley hit Love Me Tender can be found on their album Missing Tapes. Anyroads, there are plenty of songs that the Doors have covered, and plenty of their songs that others have covered – like the following song.
4. Blue Oyster Cult – Roadhouse Blues
This Blue Oyster Cult cover version of the Doors song Roadhouse Blues can be found on their album Extraterrestrial Live. Moving on now, there are a number of songs that Blue Oyster Cult have covered, and plenty of their songs that have been covered – like the following song.
5. Dragstrip – Don’t Fear The Reaper
The Dragstrip cover version of the Blue Oyster Cult song Don’t Fear The Reaper can be found on the 1996 album Reaction Time.