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Ryan Adams: Summer of '69 cover finally arrives

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Ryan Adams
Taylor Hill

Why was it a big deal that Ryan Adams covered Bryan Adams’ “Summer of ’69” during a show at Nashville’s Ryman Auditorium on Tuesday night? Because nearly 13 years ago, Ryan Adams — while playing at the same venue — booted a fan for requestion Bryan Adams’ ’80s classic. That’s a long con for a viral moment, but fans will take it. Watch Adams’ acoustic renditon below.