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 Kanda 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 – 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. Manic Street Preachers – Out Of Time

This Manic Street Preachers cover version of the Rolling Stones song Out Of Time was recorded for the charity album War Child. Anyroads, there are plenty of songs that Manic Street Preachers have covered, and plenty of their songs that others have covered – like the following song.

4. Wham – Last Christmas

The Wham classic Last Christmas was covered by the Manic Street Preachers on their album Lipstick Traces: A Secret History of Manic Street Preachers (disc 2). Moving on now, there are a number of songs that Wham have covered, and plenty of their songs that have been covered – like the following song.

5. Kanda – Freedom

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This Kanda cover version of the Wham hit Freedom can be found on the 2003 album Girlracer/I Do.