Spanky Wilson - Sunshine of your love This version is just so fucking on point.
Erma Franklin - Piece Of My Heart I could be wrong, but I'm pretty sure Erma wrote the song and recorded it first. Sorry Janis!
Erma Franklin - Piece Of My Heart
Nick Drake - Dont Think Twice Its Alright
Dayton Sidewinders - Slippin into Darkness I don't even care for War's version of this song.
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Dayton Sidewinders - Slippin into Darkness I don't even care for War's version of this song. a great track to sing while twistedI was thinkin about my favorite rap covers while I was bumpin TRU's "somebody's watchin me" last night. gangsta boo's "love don't live here anymore," geto boys' "world is a ghetto" and the ever classic Tech N9Ne's "I'm a playa" to the tune of "Amadeus."
Les McCann - What's Going On
Eleanor Rigby - Stanley Jordan[/b]
Not hating on Spanky's take on this in the least, but I'm feeling Rotary Connection's version more. Actually, all the cover versions on this album are
Written by Bert Berns and Jerry Ragavoy, originally recorded by Erma...
mike ness- don't think twice it's alright
isley brothers - ohio/machine gun
will update next week.
james last - carribean nights lp. mostly marley-covers.
not much beats a very white, very german easy-listening choir singin "iyahman vibrration yeahea"
Bowie's cover of Wild is the wind.
And of course Nina Simone's cover of Funkier than a mosquito's tweeter.
Sarah Vaughn-Inner City Blues
Jackie Mittoo - 'Carry That Weight'
Yvonne Elliman - 'Can't Explain'
Both Charles Kynard's and Paragons' versions of "World Is A Ghetto".
Those Los Angeles high school versions of "We Got More Soul" and "Burning Spear" I posted a while back are rocking my world
Grady Tate's version of "And I Love Her" is just amazing
a great track to sing while twisted
I was thinkin about my favorite rap covers while I was bumpin TRU's "somebody's watchin me" last night. gangsta boo's "love don't live here anymore," geto boys' "world is a ghetto" and the ever classic Tech N9Ne's "I'm a playa" to the tune of "Amadeus."
i think manu dibango did the original
Also a killer reggae cover of Slippin by Keith Hudson titled 'Satans Side".
and for K:
Winston Turner & The Untouchables - Serv-well Affair (cover of Sissy Strut)
The Pusher - Nina Simone
We Can Work It Out - Stevie Wonder
Julia - Ramsey Lewis
Love and Happiness - Monty Alexander
Here I Am Baby - Marica Griffiths
Billie Jean - Shinehead
The First Time Ever I Saw Your Face - Johnny Cash
Compared To What - Jerry Jones
Eleanor Rigby - Booker T and the MGs
Hurts So Good - Susan Cadogan
Whole Lotta Love - Dennis Coffey
Nancy Wilson - Hurt So Bad
The Moments - Rocky Racoon
Shirley Bassey - Spinning Wheel
Minnie Ripperton - Light My Fire
Les McCann - What's Going On
Sarah Vaughan - Inner City Blues
Bob James - Take me to the Mardi gras (it's a Simon & Garfunkel cover)
Woody Herman - Here I Am Baby