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 Karen Elson in five simple steps.
1. Beatles – Blackbird
This Beatles track was included on their 1968 album The Beatles (also known as the White Album), although credited to the Beatles every single part on the song is played solely by Paul McCartney, who later went on to write the song Live And Let Die which was used as a Bond theme.
2. Goldie – Believe
The Bond film theme tune for The World Is Not Enough was performed by Garbage – and music star Goldie appeared in the film as the character Bullion. Anyway, Goldie had a hit with this song in the UK charts in April 1998 when it hit a peak of number 36. The following year he was ‘acting’ in a Bond film. Anyway, the song title Believe seems to be quite a popular one, as this song shares its title with the following song.
3. Elton John – Believe
This Elton John track was released in the mid 1990’s and became just another top 20 hit, reaching a peak of number 15 in March 1995 and spending a total of 4 weeks in the top 40. Anyroads, there are plenty of songs that Elton John has covered, and plenty of his songs that others have covered – like the following song.
4. Fleetwood Mac – Don’t Stop
This Fleetwood Mac song from their album Rumours was covered by Elton John for a tribute album! Moving on now, there are plenty of songs that the Fleetwood Mac have covered, and plenty of their songs that others have covered – like the following song.
5. Karen Elson – Gold Dust Woman
The Karen Elson cover version of the Fleetwood Mac song Gold Dust Woman was recorded in 2012.