Songs redone/covered? What's your favorite?
DJCire 729 Posts
edited October 2005 in Strut Central
I haven't posted a thread on covers in a while so its about that time again:For the last 4-5 months I've been feelin Ramsey Lewis' "Its Only Just Begun" - (Can't think of the name of the album) but dude is Honorable mention:Tony Mattola "Come Together" Share...
Young Holt & Company - Light My Fire
Iron Maiden - Crossed-Eyed Mary
Zwan - Number Of the Beast
Erma Franklin - Piece Of My Heart
I could be wrong, but I'm pretty sure Erma wrote the song and recorded it first.
The Sonics - Money (Thats what I want) Its not Barret Strong but its a great version
Dayton Sidewinders - Slippin into Darkness I don't even care for War's version of this song.
G*****s, I hear you dude, but I think the thread is asking what COVERS are your favorite.
I've been feelin' covers of "(I Wanna) Testify" - got the Pacific Ocean, Forum Quorum, Johnnie Taylor, Dells...anybody got more??
Captain Beefheart- Diddy Wah Diddy
fifty foot hose - god bless the child
plus, barry white's-i'm going to love you is my favorite song to find covers of.
actual one is
main ingridient-don't you worry bout a thing
it is impossible to make a bad hip hop song out of this.
HE6: Get Ready
Great South Korean psych version as a 15 min. breakbeatparty with fuzz...
michael jackson-ain't no sunshine (great cover version)!
sir edward-people make the world go round (flute funk to the highest degree)
Far and away the tops on my list. That song blows my mind each and every time I hear it.
Summertime - Frank Motley and the Bride Crossings (paragon LP)
Popcorn - Upsetters (Upsetter blank 45)
If I Were a Carpenter - Don Carrington trio (Paragon) "Song FOr My Father" Ain't bad either
Popcorn - Victor Olaiya (Phillips Nigeria)
You're No Good - Marica Griffiths (Studio 1 blank)
I'll Be Around - Otis Gayle and Sound DImension (Studio 1)
It's a Mans Mans Mans World - VIP Strollers (Telco/Trinidad)
K in Canada.
I got a VG+ copy if you need it.
Spanky Wilson - Sunshine Of Your Love
Rare Earth - Get Ready
Ananda Shankar - Jumpin Jack Flash
Gerald Wilson - California Soul
Biggy slept on LP, this is.
Marion Gaines Singers - Do your thing
Malcolm's Locks - Get up, stand up