A cover of an Otis Redding classic , the songs would be the breakout hit from the Black Crowes 1990 debut album Shake Your Money Maker. The Black Crowes actually released two versions of the song.. The first was the original album version but the version that became the hit single was a remixed re-released version with an overdubbed brass section. That take reached number one on the Billboard Album Rock Tracks chart and number 26 on the Billboard Hot 100.
Here’s the Black Crowes “Hard to Handle”