Video/singing by Merry Clayton-Gimme Shelter. Love this soul version. She did original lyrics on the Stones release.
Merry Clayton - The story of how the Rolling Stones found the perfect voice at 2 am (GIMME SHELTER)
Gimme Shelter Merry Clayton's solo performance. See Twenty Feet From stardom, folks! Mick who?
Mick Jagger and Merry Clayton vocals "Gimme Shelter" Rolling Stones - Merry Clayton's voice gives me goosebumps. She was pregnant and wearing hair curlers when she recorded he track in an LA studio. WOW....THAT VOICE!
Merry Clayton LIVE! "Gimme Shelter" (Merry was the female voice on the Stones' original record)
Rolling Stones - Gimme Shelter (Merry Clayton Version, Original & Best) - YouTube
Merry Clayton - Merry Clayton LP 1971 - YouTube
Merry Clayton, the female voice behind The Stones' "Gimme Shelter," and she did it in the middle of the night while she was heavily pregnant. The woman is every bit as good as Aretha. Maybe better.
Incredible cover of "Southern Man" from Merry Clayton.
The Best of Merry Clayton ~ Merry Clayton, http://www.amazon.com/dp/B00CP4GROM/ref=cm_sw_r_pi_dp_IUQ2sb0MAG940