Little Deuce Coupe
Surfer Girl cover

"Little Deuce Coupe"

(Brian Wilson / Roger Christian)
The Beach Boys song
Album: Surfer Girl (1963)
Listen to The Beach Boys version: Youtube, SpotifyCovers: 55

Studio coversLive coversSamplesBeach Boys & solo versionMedleys"Bedroom" covers
Artist Album Year ListenNotes
Ac ● RockOut Of The Box2004Youtube, SpotifyA capella version.
Adrian BakerCalifornia Girls2010
The Beach Boys
(covered as "Medley Part One: Uptempo")
The Beach Boys Medley single1981A (badly edited) medley consisting of "Good Vibrations"/"Help Me, Rhonda"/"I Get Around"/"Little Deuce Coupe"/"Little Honda"/"Hawaii"/"409"/"Noble Surfer"/"Dance, Dance, Dance"/"Shut Down"/"Surfin' Safari"/"Barbara Ann"/"Surfin' U.S.A."/"Fun, Fun, Fun". Released as a single with Part Two (Ballads), and also a significantly shorter single version was released. This version was the B-side to the British "Wouldn't It Be Nice" re-release in 1990.
The Beach Boys
(covered as "Medley: I Get Around / Little Deuce Coupe")
Beach Boys' Party!1965Youtube, SpotifyAcoustic medley of "I Get Around"/"Little Deuce Coupe", with some "humorous" lyrical adjustments. A version without the party overdubs can be found on Beach Boy's Party! Uncovered And Unplugged (Spotify).
The Beach Boys and James HouseStars And Stripes Vol. 11996YoutubeCountry cover with James House on lead vocals. Went to 69 in the US country charts and 41 on the Canadian country charts.
Beach Boyz Tribute BandBeach Boyz Tribute Band Live2018Live recording.
The Bentwood Rockers
(covered as "Help Me Rhonda / Little Deuce Coupe")
Rockin' Down The HighwayMedley of "Help Me, Rhonda" and "Little Deuce Coupe".
Les Champions
(covered as "Tu N'as Jamais Le Temps (Little Boy Scout)")
Les Revenants EP1964YoutubeFrench lyrics by G. Aber.
The CompetitorsHits Of The Street And Strip History1963
The De-FendersThe De-Fenders1963Youtube, SpotifyInstrumental cover with a guitar lead.
Johnny Dee And The Rocket 88's
(covered as "Car Medley")
Johnny Dee And The Rocket 88's1979Medley of "Theme From Route 66"/"I Get Around/"Little Deuce Coupe"/"409"/"Tell Laura I Love Her"/"Dead Man's Curve".
Gretchen DowsingFun, Fun, Fun
Chris FarmerCalifornia Dreamin'2008Youtube, SpotifyStraightforward cover.
The FendermenDorset Gardens Presents The Fendermen EP1974
Tony Fontana
(covered as "Tu N'as Pas Le Temps")
Tony Fontana EP1963
Andrew GoldThe Beach Boys EP2008Youtube, SpotifyStraightforward cover. Also appeared on 2008's Copy Cat. The EP was re-released in 2010 as Beach Boys Gold by The Ultimate Beach Boys Cover Band.
The Hollyridge StringsPlay The Beach Boys Song Book - Vol. 2 1967Youtube, SpotifyOrchestral cover arranged by Mort Garson and Perry Botkin Jr.
Jan & DeanSilver Summer1985The album Silver Summer featured Mike Love on backing vocals and many Beach Boys sidemen on instruments.
Jan & DeanDrag City1963Youtube, SpotifyStraightforward cover
Jan & DeanTheir Greatest Hits1977Youtube, SpotifyStraightforward cover from this "greatest hits" album, that is actually an album of new recordings from 1977, and is more of a solo project by Dean Torrence than an actual Jan & Dean recording.
Al Jardine, Family & FriendsLive In Las Vegas2001Live recording. Lead vocal by Al.
KidsongsKidsongs: Cars, Boats, Trains, Planes1995
Chuck Kirkpatrick
(covered as "Surf's Up")
Surf's Up single1981YoutubeMedley of "Little Deuce Coupe"/"Help Me, Rhonda"/"California Girls"/"Good Vibrations"/"In My Room"/"Surfer Girl"/"Don't Worry Baby"/"Wendy"/"I Get Around"/"Barbara Ann"/"Shut Down"/"409"/"Catch A Wave"/"Surfin' Safari"/"Surfin' U.S.A."/"Fun, Fun, Fun".
The Langley Schools Music ProjectInnocence & Despair2001Youtube, Spotify60-child choir singing. Originally recorded (and released) in 1976. Only on some versions of the 2001 release.
Les Lionceaux
(covered as "Tu N'As Pas Le Temps")
Ton Nom EP1963Youtube, SpotifyFrench cover.
Mike LoveSummertime Cruisin': The Unforgettable Favourites of Mike Love and Bruce Johnston of The Beach Boys1996Re-recording with Adrian Baker. Also appeared on Mike Love, Bruce Johnston and David Marks Of The Beach Boys Salute NASCAR, although neither David or Bruce seem to appear on the track.
David MarksLive On Sunset 20102015Live in-studio recording.
(covered as "409/Little Deuce Coupe")
Burgers, Shakes & Doo-Wop2011Youtube, SpotifyA cappella medley of "409" and "Little Deuce Coupe".
(covered as "Dance³ Medley")
太陽の下のサーフィン・Japan1992Japanese cover.

Medley of "Dance, Dance, Dance"/"Little Honda"/"G.T.O."/"Little Deuce Coupe"/"The Little Old Lady From Pasadena".
(covered as "Feira Popular É O Que Está A Dar")
É demais!1991
Ol' 55Open Top Cars & Girls In Tight T-Shirts1986
P.K. And The Sound ExplosionThe Beach Boys Songbook1977
Pickin' OnPickin' On The Beach Boys: A Bluegrass Tribute2004YoutubeBluegrass instrumental
The QuadsHot Rod City1963Youtube, SpotifyStraightforward cover.
RämounsRockaway Beach Boys2009SpotifyPunk cover, in the style of the Ramones.
Rincon Surfside BandThe Surfing Song Book1965
The Rip ChordsHey Little Cobra And Other Hot Rod Hits1964Youtube, SpotifyTerry Melcher on lead vocals. The Rip Chords were one of Bruce Johnston's pre-Beach Boy bands.
The RoadrunnersThe New Mustang And Other Hot Rid Hits1964
Sea Cruise
(covered as "Beach Boys Medley")
Sea Cruise1978Youtube12 minute disco medley, consisting of "Dance, Dance, Dance"/"Do You Wanna Dance"/"Surfin' U.S.A."/"I Get Around"/"Wendy"/"Help Me, Rhonda"/"Surfer Girl"/"Fun, Fun, Fun"/"Good Vibrations"/"Little Honda"/"Shut Down"/"Little Deuce Coupe"/"California Girls"/"Summer Finale".
Brian Setzer with Brian WilsonMOM 3: Music For Our Mother Ocean1999Youtube, SpotifyBrian takes lead on this recording for a charity album.
Die Strandjungs
(covered as "Schau In Mein Horoskop")
Sommer, Sonne... Strandjungs1985YoutubeGerman lyrics by Guntmar Feuerstein.
The StrangersLet's Go! With The Strangers EP1964
The Surf City AllstarsScrapbook2002A live version appears on 2006 release Live In Concert (Spotify, Youtube).
The Surf City AllstarsAcoustic Vibrations2009Youtube, SpotifyAcoustic cover, with David Marks on lead vocal and guitar.

A live version with David was released on 2014's Live In Concert (Spotify, Youtube).
The SurfarisHit City '641964Youtube, SpotifyStraightforward cover.
The Surfin' SixThe Beach Boys' Greatest Hits (1961-1963)1972Instrumental.
The SurfsidersThe Surfsiders Sing The Beach Boys Songbook1965YoutubeNotoriously bad cover.
The T-BonesThe T-Bones1964Youtube, SpotifyInstrumental.
(covered as "Beachboys Medley")
Något Som Hände1978Medley of "California Girls"/"Little Deuce Coupe"/"In My Room"/"The Warmth Of The Sun"/"Help Me, Rhonda".
Time PoolsBeach Boys Gone Country2007Youtube, SpotifyInstrumental country cover.
The TokensWheels1964YoutubeStraightforward cover.
The Top Ten AllstarsSweet Beat And Fun, Fun, Fun!Live recording.
The Ways And MeansLittle Deuce Coupe single1966
The WoofersDragsville1964
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