Sunday, July 20, 2014

ANOTHER "DUSTY" SUNDAY


Today's tune is "I Can't Wait Until I See My Baby's Face". This song was originally performed by "Baby" Washington in 1964 and tells the tale about a woman who wonders what the look will be on her no-good man's face after she dumps him. Dusty's take of the song appeared on her third British album, "Where Am I Going?" in 1967. While Aretha Franklin and Dionne Warwick would later record their own memorable versions but what Ms Springfield does with this material is truly mesmerizing:



"I Can't Wait Until I See My Baby's Face" - Dusty Springfield (1967)

TAKE TWO: TEDDY PENDERGRASS

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