ROADRUNNER

Latest update on 16/02/2014

Artist: Bo Diddley
Author: Ellas McDaniel
Label: Checker
Year: 1960

Covers:

1963:

Wayne Fontana & The Mindbenders

1965:

Pretty Things

1965:

Zombies

1965:

Animals

1965:

Gants

1966:

King Curtis

1967:

Royal Guardsmen

1970:

Brownsville Station

1971:

Johnny Winter

1977:

Chris Spedding [came to the studio to record Jonathan Richman's Roadrunner, but producer Chris Thomas suggested an alternative]

1979:

Who

1980:

Omar & The Howlers

1991:

Thin White Rope

1992:

Ronnie Wood with Bo Diddley

1994:

Backbeat Band

1996:

Microwave Dave & The Nukes

2002:

Walter Trout

2004:

Aerosmith

Add Junior Walker's as well. The Ventures covered The Wailers' Road Runner (see there).

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