Call for Essays About Any Aspect of Popular Culture, Present or Past

 

Arthur Alexander's "Anna (Go to Him)"

Bookmark and Share
Text:AAA
Sunday, Sep 21, 2008

Here’s the Arthur Alexander-performed version of “Anna (Go to Him)”.


The slinky piano line, the slightly brisker tempo, and Alexander’s soulful but still a touch inhibited vocal all give the original a distinctive feel. I prefer the Beatles’ take on it but both recommend themselves in different ways.

Media
Related Articles
23 Aug 2007
The expanded release of Lonely Just Like Me avails a complete depiction of a man who made listeners feel a little less lonely.
discussion by

Comments
Now on PopMatters
PM Picks
Announcements

© 1999-2014 PopMatters.com. All rights reserved.
PopMatters.com™ and PopMatters™ are trademarks
of PopMatters Media, Inc.

PopMatters is wholly independently owned and operated.