Title: Billy Preston to Blac Rabbit: Remixing “I Want You (She’s So Heavy)”
The following links to YouTube correspond to the versions and covers of “I Want You (She’s So Heavy)” discussed and pictured on the poster:
What do you hear in the musical arrangements of any of these covers? We want to hear from you music theorists out there! Please share your expertise and insights in person or via email. We will credit relevant contributions to you in our book, Blackbird Singing: Black America Remixes the Beatles (Penn State UP, forthcoming). This project is supported by a grant from the National Endowment for the Humanities.