The Beach Boys Cover Database

An attempt to collect together all the covers of Beach Boys songs in one place.


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Dance, Dance, Dance

"Dance, Dance, Dance"

(Brian Wilson / Carl Wilson / Mike Love)
Album: The Beach Boys Today! (1965)
Listen to the The Beach Boys version: Youtube, Spotify

The database contains 29 covers of "Dance, Dance, Dance".


Artist Album Year Listen Notes
Joanie BartelsDancin' Magic1991
The Beach Boys Inc.Vintage Series2002
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.
Big Time RushBig Time Beach Party2011YoutubePop cover.
California
(covered as "Summer Fun Medley")
Summer Fun Medley single1981YoutubeMedley of "Surfin' U.S.A."/"Little Honda"/"Catch A Wave"/"Fun, Fun, Fun"/"I Get Around"/"Barbara Ann"/"Dance, Dance, Dance"/"Help Me, Rhonda"/"California Girls"/"Good Vibrations".
The Cantina Band
(covered as "Summer '81")
Summer '81 single1981YoutubeMedley of "Surfer Girl"/"Fun, Fun, Fun"/"409"/"I Get Around"/"Dance, Dance, Dance"/"California Girls"/"Wouldn't It Be Nice"/"Help Me, Rhonda"/"Good Vibrations". Basically an attempt to see how many choruses you can fit into 4 minutes 18 seconds, the B-side was the same medley without the 14 seconds of "Surfer Girl" at the start.
Brian GariBrian Sings Wilson2002Youtube, SpotifyStraightforward cover.
Gidea Park
(covered as "Beach Boy Gold")
Gidea Park1981Youtube, SpotifyReleased as a single, which went to #11 in the UK charts.

Medley of "Graduation Day"/"Catch A Wave"/"Surfin' U.S.A"/"I Get Around"/"Little Old Lady From Pasadena"/"Fun, Fun, Fun"/"Sloop John B"/"Dance, Dance, Dance"/"When I Grow Up (To Be A Man)"/"Good Vibrations.

A live version appears on their Live In Concert album, with different songs (only "Surfin' U.S.A" and "Fun, Fun, Fun" remaining from the studio version).
The Hollyridge StringsPlay The Beach Boys Song Book - Vol. 2 1967Youtube, SpotifyOrchestral cover arranged by Mort Garson and Perry Botkin Jr.
Jan & DeanOne Summer Night / Live1982
Al Jardine, Family & FriendsLive In Las Vegas2001Live recording.
Handsome Dick ManitobaSmiles, Vibes & Harmony: A Tribute To Brian Wilson1990
Eddie Lee Mattison
(covered as "Viens, Viens, Viens")
Tout Seul EP1965French lyrics by André Salvet.
Mi-Ke
(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".
Fred Mollin And The Blue Sea BandDisney's Beach Party - Surf Sound2006Youtube, SpotifyStraightforward cover. Co-produced by Mark Linnett and features Darian Sahanaja and Jeff Foskett on backing vocals. Introduction by Goofy and Minnie Mouse.
The New SurfsidersDance, Dance, Dance single2013YoutubeHilariously awful cover, starts with a parody of the "how the Beach Boys make a record" intro to "Little Deuce Coupe" from Beach Boys Concert.
The RaversDear Mrs. Applebee1967
Red SquaresPeople Get Ready1998Youtube, SpotifyStraightforward cover version. Live version appears on the Live + 3 album (Spotify, Youtube).
The RichiesPet Summer1993
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".
The SpartasEverything's Alright single1964Appears on the No-Go Showboat - 20 Beach Boys Cover Songs compilation album.
SquaresHere We Go Again1975Youtube, SpotifyStraightforward cover.
Die Strandjungs
(covered as "Los Komm Und Tanz")
Auf Nach HawaiiYoutube, SpotifyGerman lyrics by Bernd Morawitz.
The Surf City AllstarsLive In Concert2006Youtube, SpotifyLive version. A second version was released in 2014 (Spotify, Youtube).
The SurfarisHit City '651965Released as a single in Japan.
Time PoolsBeach Boys Gone Country2007Youtube, SpotifyInstrumental country cover.
Brian Wilson with Al JardineBrian Wilson And Friends2016Youtube, SpotifyLive recording. Brian takes the lead vocal.
Wilson PhillipsCalifornia2004Youtube, SpotifyPop cover. Appeared on The Princess Diaries 2 soundtrack.
Die Zwei
(covered as "45 Boys On The Beach Part 1")
U.S.A.! U.S.A.! U.S.A.!1984Medley of "Barbara Ann" / "Heroes And Villains" / "Dance, Dance, Dance" / "Do You Wanna Dance" / "Good Vibrations" / "I Get Around" / "Sloop John B" / "Graduation Day" / "Salt Lake City".

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