Category Archives: Year 1974

I know its only Rock and Roll but I like it!

I know its only Rock and Roll (but I like it!)”

Oh, the parenthetical irony.

Go to YouTube and watch Tina Turner on stage with the Stones in an energetic live version of this classic or if you want to see what rock videos looked like pre-MTV (what?), check out this beauty. An all-time great album cover too.

Song (click for full lyrics): Its only Rock and Roll (but I like it!)

Artist: The Rolling StonesThe Rolling Stones Its Only rock & roll

Album: It’s Only Rock ‘N’ Roll

Year: 1974

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