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 Miriam Makeba 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. Rush – Not Fade Away
This Rush version of the Buddy Holly written song Not Fade Away was released as their debut single in 1973. Anyroads, there are plenty of songs that Rush have covered, and plenty of their songs that others have covered – like the following song.
4. Buffalo Springfield – For What It’s Worth
The Buffalo Springfield song For What It’s Worth was covered by Rush on their album Feedback. Moving on now, there are a number of songs that Buffalo Springfield have covered, and plenty of their songs that have been covered – like the following song.
5. Miriam Makeba – For What It’s Worth
The Miriam Makeba cover version of the Buffalo Springfield song For What It’s Worth was released in 1970.