In honor of Rock Steady‘s anniversary, we wanted to look back and celebrate one of No Doubt’s most innovative albums yet in a New Listen feature. We’ve shared some of our favorite demos, early takes, live and acoustic versions from the era in track listing order that will offer fans a new and fun take on Rock Steady. Enjoy!
“Hey Baby” (Alternate Intro Version)
“Hella Good” (Acoustic Version)
“Making Out” (Live in Nashville)
“Underneath It All” (Alternate Radio Mix)
“Detective” (Live in Lowell)
“Don’t Let Me Down” (Acoustic)
“Start The Fire/DJ’s” (Live in Worcester)
“Running” (Live on CBS’s Home for the Holidays)
“In My Head” (Demo Intro) / “New Friend/In My Head” (Rock Medley)
“Platinum Blonde Life” (Demo Version)
“Rock Steady” (Live in Long Beach)
*”Waiting Room” has been omitted from the post since only the album version was available.