Okay, from the genuinely epochal Rain Dogs album, please enjoy the visionary Tom Waits and his absolutely astounding collision of Brill Building 60s r&b romanticism and 80s SoHo artsy primitivism -- "Downtown Train."
And from 1989, here's the hit cover by Rod Stewart that...
Oh fuck it. I just re-listened to that Stewart version, which is so appallingly bad on every level that there's no way I'd inflict it on you guys even in a sort of academic isn't-it-horrible lets-make-fun-of-80s-kitsch way.
Seriously, just a fucking inexcusably clueless bastardization of something sublime.