Song of the Day #1,447: ‘Just One Smile’ – Dusty Springfield

Best Albums of the 60s – #12
Dusty in Memphis – Dusty Springfield (1969)

My standard line is that when I’m listening to Dusty Springfield’s Dusty in Memphis I feel like I’ll never need to listen to anything else. It so perfectly captures a mood and a sound that I want to say, “OK, everybody else, put down your instruments… we have our winner.”

There’s just something about this particular brand of British soul by way of the American south that works for me.

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