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 Herman Van Veen 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. Sheryl Crow – Not Fade Away

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

This Sheryl Crow version of the Buddy Holly penned song Not Fade Away was released as a charity single in 2007, taking it to a peak of number 78 in the US charts. Anyroads, there are plenty of songs that Sheryl Crow has covered, and plenty of her songs that others have covered – like the following song.

4. Leonard Cohen – Hallelujah

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

The Leonard Cohen song Hallelujah was covered by Sheryl Crow but it is yet to be included on any of her albums. Moving on now, there are a number of songs that Leonard Cohen has covered, and plenty of his songs that have been covered – like the following song.

5. Herman Van Veen – Suzanne

This Herman Van Veen cover version of the Leonard Cohen song Suzanne can be found on his album Herman Van Veen I & II.