Tag Archives: Rita Coolidge

Higher and Higher: Jackie Wilson; Bobby Darin; Rita Coolidge

Hello there! This week our blog features a great 60s soul song, Higher and Higher. We will discuss the original version of the song by Jackie Wilson. Next, we will show a cover by Bobby Darin, and finally a cover … Continue reading

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Delta Lady: Leon Russell; Joe Cocker; Bobbie Gentry

Hello there! Our song this week is Delta Lady. This is a great country-blues song. We will review the version by Leon Russell, who wrote the song. We will also discuss versions by Joe Cocker and by Bobbie Gentry. Leon … Continue reading

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