This world premiere video, directed by Blake Judd, builds the tension of the song to a leave-it-to-our-imagination climax.
Released as a single by ABC-Paramount on September 23rd, 1967, the jazz giant's classic cover still serves as medicine for turbulent times.
"This is the song we usually cap off the end of our shows with, and gets the craziest crowd response."
"Being a black American is part of the American identity. And nothing says that better than music."