CT6 Malcolm’s Quiz Answers

And here they are – the names in the centre column are now the UK artists who took the American originals and created new success with them.

And in the right hand column the original American artists who provided much of the material in the early days of The British Invasion.

The Titles  Who made the UK Covers Who made the US originals
Stay The Hollies Maurice Williams & The Zodiacs
1961
Hippy Hippy Shake The Swinging Blue Jeans
The Beatles
Chan Romero 1959
My Boy Lollipop Millie Barbie Gaye 1957
Leave My Kitten Alone The Beatles Little Willie John 1959
I Go To Pieces Peter & Gordon Del Shannon 1965
Honey Don’t The Beatles Carl Perkins 1956
Go Now The Moody Blues Bessie Banks 1964
Mr Moonlight The Beatles
The Hollies
Dr Feelgood & The Interns 1962
Devil In His Heart The Beatles The Donays 1962
Pretty Flamingo Manfred Mann Gene Pitney 1966
I Understand Freddie & The Dreamers The G-Clefs 1961
Twist & Shout The Beatles
The Searchers
Brian Poole & The Tremeloes
The Isley Brothers 1962
Slow Down The Beatles
The Hollies
Gerry & The Pacemakers
Larry Williams 1958
Universal Soldier Donovan Buffy Sainte-Marie 1964
Act Naturally The Beatles Buck Owens 1964
Over & Over The Dave Clark Five Bobby Day 1958
Boom Boom The Animals John Lee Hooker 1962
Long Tall Sally The Beatles
The Kinks
The Swinging Blue Jeans
Little Richard 1956
Boys The Beatles The Shirelles 1960
I Can’t Let Go The Hollies Evie Sands 1965

 

The complete compilation of the original US recordings can be found on CD  Varese Sarabande 302 066 334 2

 

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