My last two selections for this slot featured artists and songs that aren't well known. Whilst Dobie Gray may not be a household name in the UK, 'Drift Away' is one of those songs that's permeated the consciousness through oldies radio, TV soundtracks and a clutch of covers, most lamentably by Uncle Kracker.
This is, for me, the definitive version: Dobie Gray's rich voice was the best fit for this languid slice of downhome rock 'n' soul. This performance on The Midnight Special features a band that's really cooking with gas and an introduction by Wolfman Jack. What's not to love?