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... Sings The Rolling Stones

Let's spend the night together in a TV tribute to the songwriting skills of pop's original bad boy group -The Rolling Stones.

From the archives of Old Grey Whistle Test, Top of the Pops, Crackerjack and the odd international pop show, come the likes of Gene Pitney, Thelma Houston, Chris Farlowe, Patti Smith, Marianne Faithfull, Devo and Melanie taking on Mick and Keith's songbook.

'Jumpin' Jack Flash', 'Gimme Shelter', 'Ruby Tuesday', 'Wild Horses', 'Stupid Girl', 'Under My Thumb' and 'She's a Rainbow' all get the cover treatment; the surprises lie in who does what and how, all adding to one hour of total satisfaction.

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Sun 16 Mar 2014 00:30

The Rolling Stones at 50

As rock legends The Rolling Stones reach their 50th anniversary, the BBC will celebrate this milestone with a season of programmes across television, radio and red button in November.

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Credits

Role Contributor
ProducerDawn Payne
Executive ProducerMark Cooper