Classic Oldies News

American pianist and singer-songwriter Fats Domino, 27th March 1967.

Fats Domino is undoubtedly one of the biggest influences in rock history.  Just look at some of the legendary artists that covered him.

As the music world mourns the loss of Domino at the age of 89, we look back on five of the best classic rock covers of his iconic songs.

Cheap Trick – “Ain’t That A Shame”

Let’s start with a bang.  Anyone who wore out their copy of Cheap Trick At Budokan knows and loves this cover.

Cheap Trick - Ain't That A Shame (Live At Budokan)

Cheap Trick's official live video for 'Ain't That A Shame'. Click to listen to Cheap Trick on Spotify: As featured on The Essential Cheap Trick.

Erica Banas is a rock/classic rock news blogger who's well-versed in etiquette and extraordinarily nice. #TransRightsAreHumanRights

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