In the movie business, sequels are a funny thing, rarely living up to the promise of the first movie. Likewise, in music, a cover is tricky, because everyone has the first rendition to compare it to. Aretha Franklin’s treatment of the Burt Bachrach song “I Say A Little Prayer” simply blows away the earlier Dionne Warwick version. Roger Hawkins is doing the light funky drumming.
I Say A Little Prayerby Aretha Franklin
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All the drum sheet music found on this page and throughout the site are full, note-for-note transcriptions transcribed by James Morton--long-time professional drummer, author of over a dozen books with Mel Bay Publications, and creator of the "Rock Charts" column formerly found in Modern Drummer--over the course of his 40+ year career.
I have been using the Classic Rock Drum Charts collection for many years. There is nothing better to practice and rehearse to, than these charts transcribed by James Morton.Michael Sheahan