An Unknown Backup Singer, And Her Miraculous Night With The Rolling Stones
By OAN Reporting Staff
It's the song played in three, yes, THREE Martin Scorsese movies. Mick Jagger and the song-stealing backup singer, Merry Clayton, who was called in last-minute wearing her pajamas and hair rollers, tells the story about that hit-making night in the recording studio. "Gimme Shelter" was recorded on this day in 1969.