David Allan Coe
Francine Reed feat. William Bell (live)
Jackie Wilson and Count Basie
Little Johnny Taylor
The Hi Lites
Vernon Green and The Medallions
Many thanks for these fantastic tracks!
I dug out the following covers:
Buddy Miles live
Update Jan. 15th
Francine Reed (studio) Passion, fire, power.
Southside Johnny (Smooth and silky)
The Marcels (Fantastic acappella version)
The Impressions (1981) (Doesn’t really work for me)
Barbara Mason (Beautiful, simply beautiful)
Byron Lee and The Dragonairs (Makes the heart sing and dance!)
Gene Vincent (Different somehow)
Concerning my complaint about the lack of participation, I had some people call me impatient. They say I expect too much too soon from my blog friends. So, let’s wait a little longer and see if there will be more submissions in the next days.
Update Jan. 22, 2011
I’ve posted my favorites here.
In addition, Marc sent me 3 more versions.