Video: Dead In 5 – Black Betty
Lip service: still from video
Tequila-soaked Detroit outlaw rockers Dead In 5 have released a new video covering Black Betty, the hit song made famous by Ram Jam in 1977.
Dead In 5′s rendition of Black Betty is featured on their new album Wreck Your World, which was released at the beginning on March.
The version will also be included in the soundtrack of forthcoming movie Pro Wrestlers Vs. Zombies, which stars renowned grapplers ‘Rowdy’ Roddy Piper, Kurt Angle, Matt Hardy and more. The movie is due for release in April.
Other artists to have recorded Black Betty include Lead Belly, Manfred Mann, Ministry, Spiderbait, Jon Spencer Blues Explosion, Meat Loaf, Soil, Scooter, Melvins, Tom Jones… The list goes on…