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 Ohio Express in five simple steps.
1. Beatles – Roll Over Beethoven
When it came to the ‘rockers’ the Beatles really knew how to get down! And Roll Over Beethoven, with lead vocals from George Harrison, is one of their finest little rockers. It can be found on their album With The Beatles but was, of course, written by Chuck Berry.
2. Chuck Berry – Come On
It isn’t just the Beatles who have made famous recordings of a Chuck Berry song, this one here was covered by the Rolling Stones. It was only two years previous to the Rolling Stones version that the Chuck Berry original was released on the album The Great Twenty Eight. Anyroads, there are plenty of songs that Chuck Berry has covered, and plenty of his songs that others have covered – like the following song.
3. Germs – Round And Round
This Germs cover version of the Chuck Berry song Round And Round can be found on their album The Complete Anthology. Moving on now, there are a number of songs that Germs have covered, and plenty of their songs that have been covered – like the following song.
4. L7 – Lion’s Share
This L7 cover version of the Germs song Lion’s Share can be found on the album A Small Circle Of Friends: A Germs Tribute. Anyroads, there are plenty of songs that L7 have covered, and plenty of their songs that others have covered – like the following song.
5. Ohio Express – Yummy Yummy Yummy
The Ohio Express song Yummy Yummy Yummy was covered by L7 on their album Skeleton Songs.