Watch Mark Knopfler, Rosanne Cash, Darius Rucker, Peter Frampton and More Cover ‘Stand By Me’

Sixty years after Ben E. King's immortal “Stand By Me” was released, a huge group of artists have come together including Mark Knopfler, Rosanne Cash, Darius Rucker, Richard Thompson, Peter Frampton, Keb Mo, Jimmie Allen and Rick Wakeman for a remotely recorded homage to the immortal ballad.
The recording will be released as a charity single later this month to raise funds for Help Musicians, which provides financial support to musicians. The charity single was organized by BBC's Bob Harris.
"We are keen to raise funds to help the diverse and engaged grassroots music community we love so much," said Harris.
Other artists performing on the recording include Paul Rodgers, Duane Eddy, John Oates, Sam Outlaw, Marc Cohn, and many more.
The King classic, written by King, Lieber and Stoller, was a top five hit and was covered by everyone from Otis Redding and Muhammad Ali to Miley Cyrus and Meat Loaf.
More from Rolling Stone
Darius Rucker and Reba McEntire are co-hosts of the 54th annual CMA Awards
Darius Rucker says he's going to do another Hootie Reunion Tour - one of those years
How Joel Crouse came to Food Stamps from opening for Taylor Swift
See where your favorite artists and songs are on the Rolling Stone charts.
Sign up for the Rolling Stone newsletter. Follow us on Facebook, Twitter and Instagram for the latest news.

You should check here to buy the best price guaranteed products.

Last News

Man who went viral for courtroom defense found guilty of double murder, attempted murder

This Man Went Viral With His 3-Year Weight Loss Transformation Photo

Fox News' Tucker Carlson is reportedly a 'primary supersecret source' for journalists

Ava Phillippe's Instagram Selfie With Boyfriend Owen Mahoney Has Fans Feeling Déjà Vu

This tiny device keeps mosquitoes away all summer, and it’s only $20 during Prime Day

Ben Simmons' passed up dunk is why Warriors shouldn't pursue him