Monday, February 2, 2009
Aretha Franklin has long specialized in cover versions of old chart hits. Her very first Top-40 hit, 1961's "Rock-a-bye Your Baby With A Dixie Melody," was a cover, as was her only No. 1 hit, 1967's "Respect." And so was this 1986 release, first a hit in 1968 for the Rolling Stones.