The Rolling Stones have recorded countless songs over the years, some of which have never even been on an album. But with the anniversary reissues opening up a second chance to make a first impression, Mick Jagger and the team are making the most of it. Currently celebrating the 40th anniversary of their 1981 Tattoo yourself album with a remastered and expanded edition, the group has just unveiled their cover of “Troubles A ‘Comin'” by the Chi-Lites. Listen in the player below.
This newly expanded edition features nine unreleased tracks which all appeared during the recording and promotion of the classic. Tattoo yourself album. This version of “Troubles A ‘Comin'” was recorded in 1979 in Paris when bassist Bill Wyman was still a prominent member of the group. It’s a guitar-focused track that’s reinforced by that Mick Jagger swagger.
If you like what you hear, the song itself is available through your platform of choice here. You can also go full out and pick up the full Tattoo yourself 40th anniversary box set including CDs, vinyl records and a limited edition picture disc. Get more details on the different packages and pre-order here. The Tattoo yourself The entire 40th anniversary is scheduled for October 22.
Meanwhile, the current Rolling Stones lineup is currently on the road as part of their “No Filter” tour. Get the dates and ticketing details here.