"Rescue Me" is a song written by Fontella Bass, Raynard Miner and Carl Smith. In 1965, it was released as a single by Fontella Bass. It would prove the biggest hit of Bass's career, reaching #1 on the R&B charts for four weeks and … see full wiki
#5 hit single by The Drifters in 1962
#9 hit single by The Drifters in 1963
#11 hit single by Deon Jackson in 1966
#2 hit single by Aaron Neville in 1966.