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"Feelin' Alright."

"She Came in Through the Bathroom Window."

"The Letter"

"With Little Help from My Friends."

I like 'em all.

Not all at once, though.


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Apr. 6th, 2009 11:46 pm (UTC)
Ooh, and how about "You Can Leave Your Hat On" - I love the horns as punctuation in that one. And "Delta Lady" has always been a favorite. I've always been a sucker for a gravely male vocalist.
Apr. 7th, 2009 01:08 am (UTC)
Two more good ones. I always thought "Hat" fit Joe better than it fit the guy who wrote it, Randy Newman.

Apr. 7th, 2009 01:18 am (UTC)
I'm totally annoyed at the way "gravely male vocalist" reads. Like he's got cinders embedded in the skin of his palms from a skid-and-fall event in the driveway. "A male vocalist with a gravely voice" is more accurate.

And yeah, I agree about the fit. I don't usually spend much time listening to singers who don't write at least some of their own stuff, but Joe Cocker has always been an exception to that general rule.
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