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 Roses Are Red 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. Roses Are Red – Last Christmas
This Roses Are Red cover version of the Wham hit Last Christmas can be found on the 2005 album Taste Of Christmas.