Booker T.Jones,while waiting for beginning a recording session, played a blues chord on his organ. The studio supervisor Jim Stewart liked it and invited him to go on finishing the song...the rest is history...
Let's hear a stunning live version of this masterpiece...1967.

Booker T. Jones
Steve Cropper
Donald Duck Dunn(on the original there was Lewis Steinberg)
Alan  Jackson Jr.

Green Onions

And now the original,1962.