People, Jul. 9, 1973

"Whatever will be, will be./ The future's not ours to see." Que Sera, Sera, the 1956 platter, may sound a bit soupy and syncopated today. But when Rock Star Sly Stone, 29, of Sly and the Family Stone, heard the mother of Record Producer Terry Melcher sing it at her very own piano, he was turned on.

He even decided to include an updated gospel version in his latest album, Fresh.

Terry's mother is of course Doris Day, 49. How did the Bad Guy of Rock and the Golden Oldie hit it off so well? "I told her, 'Sit down, girl.' I showed...

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