"Green Onions" by Booker T and the MGs by Concord Music | Free Listening on SoundCloudDescribed as "one of the most popular instrumental rock and soul songs ever",  the tune is a twelve-bar blues with a rippling Hammond M3 organ line by Booker T. Jones that he wrote when he was 17, although the actual recording was largely improvised in the studio. The track was originally issued in May on the Volt label a subsidiary of Stax Records as the B-side of "Behave Yourself" on Volt ; it was quickly reissued in August as the A-side of Stax , and it also appeared on the album Green Onions that same year. Booker T. They started jamming in the studio one Sunday when a recording session with another singer, Billie Lee Riley, failed to take place. They played around with a piano groove that Jones had performed in clubs before, although Jones decided to use a Hammond organ because he thought it sounded better on the tune.
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