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Find out more about several of The Beatles most famous songs, including Hey Jude & Let It Be.

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Johnny Cash provided another great interpretation of a classic American song on his Hurt single.

 Listen to Johnny Cash's version of Witchita Lineman on the song page

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Roger McGuinn Technically it should have been six miles high but six miles high didn't sound as good poetically 


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