Tennessee Whiskey Cover Etta James. Soulroot, a mid missouri band covering tennessee whiskey. Join joe and toby as they wind through the connections between these two tracks.
Ironically (given stapleton’s notoriety as a songwriter), ”tennessee whiskey” is a cover of a country classic—it was a minor hit for david allan coe. Heard etta james' i'd rather go blind today and chris stapleton's version of tennessee whiskey is a ripoff of this song. Soulroot, a mid missouri band covering tennessee whiskey.
George Jones' 1983 Version Of The Song Was Included On His Album Shine.
Did etta james get credit for tennessee whiskey? Being the chris stapleton version of this song got it's feel from the 1968 classic etta james so. Take a listen to joe bonamassa and beth hart doing i rather go blind.
On The Surface, There Appears To Be No Relation Between “Tennessee Whiskey” And Soul And R&B Artists Such As Etta James And Otis Redding.
• stapleton’s music has a. I apologize, i am not well versed on the legalities of musical samples but i couldn't help but notice how much this performance and song are similar to etta james' i'd rather go blind. Chris stapleton's tennessee whiskey in studio.
The Songs Tell A Different Story, However.
But when listening to etta james’ “i’d rather go blind” and chris stapleton’s cover of “tennessee whiskey”, things get a little fuzzier. On the surface, there appears to be no relation between “tennessee whiskey” and soul and r&b artists such as etta james and otis redding. Since stapleton's version is a cover of the the original tennessee whiskey (david allan coe followed by a similar version from george jones), i'm sure it's possible that stapleton (or the crew that recorded it), had some inspiration from the etta james tune.
If Given A Choice Between Sipping Whiskey And Going Blind, The Answer Is Pretty Clear.
The songs tell a different story, however. Heard etta james' i'd rather go blind today and chris stapleton's version of tennessee whiskey is a ripoff of this song. Chris stapleton released tennessee whiskey in 2015.
Great Version Of The Old Classic.
Thought his take on this song was unique. One of the bands i play in often announces the stapleton version as. Chris stapleton's 'tennessee whiskey' is almost note for note the etta james' classic 'i'd rather go blind'.