“Just Like a Woman” is a song written by Bob Dylan and first released on his 1966 album, Blonde on Blonde. It was also released as a single in the U.S. during August 1966 and peaked at #33 on the Billboard Hot 100. Just Like a Woman has been covered by a variety of different bands and artists,among them are Radka Toneff, Roberta Flack, Manfred Mann, Nina Simone, The Byrds, Joe Cocker, Van Morrison, Jeff Buckley, Rod Stewart, Counting Crows, Gregg Allman and Richie Havens. Today we hear and listens to Van Morrisons takes on this beautiful song.
Three incredible performances in a 30 year time span. I love that jazzy feeling that he infuses his interpretations with.
Van Morrison – Just Like A Woman (live 1974, Winterland, San Francisco):
Van Morrison – Just Like A Woman (Live 1999, Rockpalast/Loreley, German):
Van Morrison – Just like a woman(Live 2004, tribute concert to Ray Charles):