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‘Take Me To the River’ by the Talking Heads – Classic Hit or Miss
‘Take Me To the River’ by the Talking Heads – Classic Hit or Miss
Believe it or not, this was was written by Grand Rapids own Al Green! In 1976, Foghat made the first recording of the song by a rock band, on their album Night Shift. Two years later, it was recorded separately by Levon Helm and Bryan Ferry on solo albums, and then by the band Talking Heads on their second album More Songs About Buildings and Food.