The Beach Boys Cover Database


The Queen
Hey Little Cobra And Other Hod Rod Hits cover

"The Queen"

(Bruce Johnston / Terry Melcher)
The Rip Chords song
Album: Hey Little Cobra And Other Hod Rod Hits (1964)
Listen to The Rip Chords version: Youtube, SpotifyCovers: 1

First released the year before as the B-side to hit single "Hey Little Cobra".


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The Catalinas
(covered as "Queen Of The Hot Rods")
Fun Fun Fun1964Youtube, SpotifySounds very similar to The Rip Chords version, which is not surprising since many of the performers appear on both versions. Bruce is on piano.

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