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 Green Onions 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 the Elvis Presley has covered, and plenty of his songs that have been covered – like the following song.
3. Bee Gees – Words
This Bee Gees original, also recorded by Elvis Presley, can be found on their album Number Ones. Anyroads, there are plenty of songs that Bee Gees have covered, and plenty of their songs that others have covered – like the following song.
4. Al Green – How Can You Mend A Broken Heart
This Al Green cover version of the Bee Gees song How Can You Mend A Broken Heart can be found on his album Let’s Stay Together. Moving on now, there are a number of songs that Al Green has covered, and plenty of his songs that have been covered – like the following song.
5. Green Onions – Take Me To The River
The Green Onions cover version of the Al Green song Take Me To The River was released in 2001.