Song #49 on the Popdose Top 100 Covers list is “Black Magic Woman”, originally by Fleetwood Mac, and covered by Santana. Here’s the original:
Yeah, I’ve never heard that version before. Of course, most radio stations don’t play anything of theirs prior to 1975, so there you have it. Here’s Santana:
Such a pity that the Afro went out of style. This is a song that’s as recognizable by its bass line as it is by its signature guitar work. Like Jimi Hendrix, Santana sure could make a song his own.