SOMETHING GOT A HOLD OF ME

Latest update on 14/01/2013

Artist: Rev. James Cleveland
Author: Johnny Fields
Label: Hob
Year: 1960

Covers:

1961:

Five Blind Boys Of Alabama [as Something Got Hold Of Me on Gospel, subsidiary of Savoy]

1962:

Etta James [clearly inspiring Something's Got A Hold On Me, crediting Pearl Woods/Leroy Kirkland/Etta James]

1963:

Orlons [idem]

1963:

Esther Ford [as Jesus Got A Hold On Me]

1964:

Elkie Brooks [debut single]

1982:

David Lindley

1990:

Vaya Con Dios

1990:

Tail Gators

1991:

Marcia Ball-Lou Ann Barton-Angela Strehli [all as Something's Got A Hold On Me]

2011:

Joe Bonamassa & Beth Hart

2011:

Avicii [Swedish DJ with vocal sample from Etta James's intro halfway through Levels; n°1 Sweden, top 5 B, NL & UK]

2011:

Flo Rida [samples the Avicii sample throughout Good Feeling; n°1 GER, top 5 B, Can, Aus, Fr, UK & US]

2012:

Jools Holland

2012:

Leela James

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