"Be My Baby" by the Ronettes - an absolute classic, if you aren't charmed by it at least a little, you have no heart

"Don't Worry Baby" by the Beach Boys - takes the sound of "Be My Baby" and pays a perfect homage to it

Ronnie Spector covering "Don't Worry Baby" - good idea on paper, whoever did the arrangement sucked it dry of everything catchy about the original two songs, it comes from a flat mirror universe where pop music is bad actually

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(Brian Wilson also covered "Be My Baby" and manages to make it sound not much like the Ronettes or the Beach Boys; these 4 songs need to be on one of those political compass memes, I swear.)

@erinbee Be My Baby has been covered to death and back. I love Brian Wilson's turn at it, but see also the covers by Ivy, the Dollyrots and Yo La Tengo.

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