|Heloisa Eneida Menezes Paes Pinto, the "girl from Ipanema." The song turns 50 this year.|
Voted the No. 1 pop song of all time by Time and Rolling Stone in 2000, The Beatles' "Yesterday" is also the one with the most covers. (Actually, Paul McCartney both wrote the tune and performed it solo on Help). Here's jazz great Oscar Peterson with a very bossa nova–esque instrumental version.Ever wish you could pluck a guitar like James Taylor does on "You've Got a Friend" or "You Can Close Your Eyes" from Mud Slide Slim and the Blue Horizon? Just mosey on over to jamestaylor.com for a free lesson!