different Rolling Stones vinyl 7"s* have been issued worldwide [which includes 734
UK and 673
US releases], as of Tuesday 7 December 2021.
* 1778 releases + 3077 variations.
You can't judge a cover by looking at its number!
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Stones7.com is strictly dedicated to the band's 7" singles and EPs worldwide from 1963 to nowadays. Daily updated, it has been the most serious and complete reference in its field since 2000 [also the best price guide].
Visitors can discover and browse freely parts of this site, including one country's discography every new week [currently 'India'] and the single of the day [currently 'She's A Rainbow' - picked according to its release date].
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'She's A Rainbow' was released as a 7" single in the US on December 1, 1967, where it peaked at #25.
Written by Mick Jagger and Keith Richards, 'She's A Rainbow' was recorded on 18 May 1967. It is most famous for its vibrant piano by Nicky Hopkins, Brian Jones' use of the mellotron, and its rich lyricism by Jagger. John Paul Jones, later of Led Zeppelin, arranged the strings of this song during his session days.
Despite rumours, none of the Beatles performs on this track. Backing vocals were by Jagger and Richards.
The lyrics in the chorus share the phrase "she comes in colours" with the song of that title by Love released in December 1966. The song uses humorous devices including, towards the ending of the song, when the strings play out of tune and off key, during the instrumental introduction. Also, the rest of the Stones, are singing their 'La La's' like little children. Finally the song ends on an unusu... [+]