"Proud Mary" was written by John Fogerty and recorded by his band Creedence Clearwater Revival) in 1969. It was a top ten hit in the US and UK.
,br> The song was covered by more than 100 artists, but the most outstanding version was by Ike & Tina Turner (1971). Their version was arranged by Soko Richardson and Ike Turner and recorded only to complete and album. The song became a worldwide hit.