Wade Hayes is more of a traditional country singer by today’s standards. An admirable attempt with story-based video.
James Taylor has a voice that matches well with this song. Here he is live in Rotterdam.
Johnny Cash from his American recordings sessions. This didn’t make one of his big album releases because they had so much great stuff.
Ready to jump the shark? Here’s a dance hall remix. Yikes.
Redemption from the songwriter himself, Jimmy Webb, who explains the genesis of the song.