This song was written by Bert Berns and Solomon Burke. It was first recorded by Solomon Burke in 1962. Otis Redding recorded the song in 1965 for his album Otis Blue. The song was also released as the B-side to his single My Girl. John Lennon had the single on his 1965 jukebox and George Harrison had the single on his 1966 jukebox. George Harrison and Phil Spector played the song as part of a jam session in 1971.