I went to New Orleans and all I got was this awesome song (and the chance to drink some excellent absinthe)

Darondo – “Didn’t I” from Let My People Go (1973)

My pal Ben introduced me to this incredible soul classic when I was down in the Crescent City recently. Darondo sounds like Al Green except somehow…better. Apparently John Mayer likes it, but so will you.

Here’s a bitchin’ video of some dude dancing to this song:

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Posted by Glenn

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3 Comments

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3 responses to “I went to New Orleans and all I got was this awesome song (and the chance to drink some excellent absinthe)

  1. Phil

    Oh my God this is incredible. He’s all over the place.

  2. Phil

    I also immediately placed an order for this LP. Good god.

  3. Jordy

    I feel so cool when I listen to this song.

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