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Jagger has written most of the Rolling Stones' songs together with Richards, and they continue to collaborate musically.In the late 1960s, Jagger began acting in films (starting with Performance and Ned Kelly), to a mixed reception.Jagger began to jam with the group, eventually becoming featured singer.Soon, Richards, Jones, and Jagger began to practise on their own, In their earliest days, the Rolling Stones played for no money in the interval of Alexis Korner's gigs at a basement club opposite Ealing Broadway tube station (subsequently called "Ferry's" club).
They sleep on a pile of garbage bags next to a pile of their own vomit. However, Richards states in his memoir Life that "The drummer that night was Mick Avory−not Tony Chapman, as history has mysteriously handed it down..." The group continued to play songs by American rhythm and blues artists such as Chuck Berry and Bo Diddley, but with the strong encouragement of manager Andrew Loog Oldham, Jagger and Richards soon began to write their own songs.This core songwriting partnership took some time to develop; one of their early compositions, "As Tears Go By", was a song written for Marianne Faithfull, a young singer Loog Oldham was promoting at the time.They would later change their name to "the Rolling Stones" as it seemed more formal.
Victor Bockris states that the band members included Jagger, Keith Richards, Brian Jones, Ian Stewart on piano, Dick Taylor on bass and Tony Chapman on drums.His distinctive voice and energetic live performances, along with Keith Richards' guitar style, have been the trademark of the Rolling Stones throughout the band's career.