Monday, May 27, 2024

PS The Rolling Stones Dropped a New Lyric Video to Their 1969 Stevie Wonder Cover, “I Don’t Know Why”


Mick Jagger has a new single out today.

But a few days ago, the Rolling Stones dropped a lyric video to their 1969 cover of Stevie Wonder’s “I Don’t Know Why.”

And I don’t know why. And I also don’t know why this track was never on a proper album. It finally turned up on a miscellaneous ABKCO album “Metamorphosis” in 1975. (Fans: I’m using a current photo. I know this wasn’t the group at the time.)

Here’s the new video:

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Roger Friedman began his Showbiz411 column in April 2009 after 10 years with Fox News, where he created the Fox411 column. His movie reviews are carried by Rotten Tomatoes, and he is a member of both the movie and TV branches of the Critics Choice Awards. His articles have appeared in dozens of publications over the years including New York Magazine, where he wrote the Intelligencer column in the mid 90s and covered the OJ Simpson trial, and Fox News (when it wasn't so crazy) where he covered Michael Jackson. He is also the writer and co-producer of "Only the Strong Survive," a selection of the Cannes, Sundance, and Telluride Film festivals, directed by DA Pennebaker and Chris Hegedus.

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