441) Sharon Tandy — “For a Little While”
An unissued at the time (’66) Isaac Hayes-David Porter composition by the great Sharon Tandy (see #371, including for more on Tandy). It was later released by the Goodees (a white girl group on Stax?!), but Sharon’s version is a gazillion times better. Let’s say she adds some lines to put her (rather than her man) in control and just generally makes the song more, uh, lascivious, a little less goodee goodee. Man, I can only think that this recording put a smile on Moses’ face. Why it wasn’t released, why it wasn’t a huge hit . . . I cannot fathom.
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