The Beach Boys Cover Database

Had To Phone Ya
15 Big Ones cover

"Had To Phone Ya"

(Brian Wilson / Mike Love / Diane Rovell)
The Beach Boys song
Album: 15 Big Ones (1976)
Listen to The Beach Boys version: Youtube, SpotifyCovers: 5

Studio coversAny studio recorded cover that doesn't fall into the other categories.
Live coversAny cover only performed live (including those released on live albums).
SamplesCover that samples the original track (or another cover)
Beach Boys & solo versionAny cover by The Beach Boys, either as a group or solo
MedleysCovers which are parts of medleys
"Bedroom" coversRecorded at home, for Youtube, etc.
Artist Album Year ListenNotes
American SpringSpring...Plus1989YoutubeThis version actually predates The Beach Boys version - and so contains Diane's lyrics instead of Mike's. Recorded in 1972, and co-produced by Brian, this didn't see release until a 1989 reissue.
Brian GariBrian Sings Wilson2002Youtube, SpotifyStraightforward cover.
Justin ReinsteinNet Sounds II: Do It Again
Will C.Almost Summer '782014Youtube, Spotify, OtherElectronica cover. An instrumental version is also available.
Will C.
(covered as "Dialation")
Adieu Or Die2012Youtube, OtherRemix based around "Had To Phone Ya".

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