Jimi Hendrix - "All Along the Watchtower" (Bob Dylan cover)
Only six short months after Bob Dylan released “All Along The Watchtower,” Jimi Hendrix recorded his own version. Although in the last four decades there have been many covers, Hendrix’s version is still the most popular to this day. Dylan’s version featured his signature harmonica alongside the guitar, which stuck to his folk roots. When Hendrix reinterpreted the record, within the first few seconds you notice the energy shift. Jimi Hendrix adds electricity, both literally and figuratively, to the record in a way that makes it unforgettable.