SON OF A PREACHER MAN

Latest update on 22/03/2011

Artist: Dusty Springfield
Author: John Hurley/Ronnie Wilkins
Label: Atlantic
Year: 1968

On Dusty In Memphis, while her vocals, the Sweet Inspirations' backing vocals and Arif Mardin's string and woodwind arrangement was recorded in New York. Written for Aretha Franklin who declined it at first. Upon hearing this version she changed her mind.

Covers:

1969:

Bobbie Gentry

1969:

Skeeter Davis

1969:

Nancy Sinatra

1969:

Mavis Staples [daughter of a preacher man]

1969:

Nancy Wilson

1969:

Erma Franklin

1969:

Ketty Lester

1970:

Aretha Franklin [daughter of a preacher man]

1972:

Liza Minnelli

1975:

Tanya Tucker

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