Song #53 on the Popdose Top 100 Covers list is “I Didn’t Mean To Turn You On”, originally by Cherelle and covered by Robert Palmer. Here’s the original:
Yet another “song I didn’t know was a cover” song. Very 80s, but in a different way than the better-known cover is very 80s. Speaking of which:
That’s an extended remix of the song, but it was the only one I found that had the unique Palmer visual style, and that’s what really matters for his videos. There’s never been anyone quite like him since, has there?