Written by Mick Jagger and Keith Richards, “She’s a Rainbow” was recorded on 18 May 1967. Perhaps the bands’s “prettiest and most uncharacteristic song,” it features rich lyricism, vibrant piano by Nicky Hopkins and Brian Jones’ use of the mellotron.
Have you seen her all in gold, Like a queen in days of old? She shoots colours all around like a sunset going down. Have you seen a lady fairer?