Friday, September 28, 2012

The Soul Corner - The Four Tops "Walk Away Renee"

Here one of my favorite all time singers, Levi Stubbs, with the Four Tops, covers one of my all time favorite songs, the baroque pop classic "Walk Away Renee":

The song was written by 16 yr old Michael Brown, a member of the Left Banke who originally recorded it.  Amazing composition and arrangement. But add Levi Stubbs' vocals - wow!

And the equally great original:

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