The prolific Barry Mann (Imberman) gives us his version of "Rock and Roll Lullaby" (Barry Mann - Cynthia Weil) from the album "Soul and Inspiration".
The B.J. Thomas release is from the album "Billie Joe Thomas". This hit featured backup by Darlene Love and The Blossoms, Duane Eddy, Barry Mann on piano and "Diamond" Dave Somerville. It's been said that Stevie Wonder and the Beach Boys are there too. The cover peaked at fifteen on the pop charts and topped the easy listening chart in 1972.