JJ Cale: The man behind the hits

Singer-songwriter JJ Cale died Friday, July 26, after suffering a heart attack. He was 74. Cale is cited as an influence by some of rock 'n' roll's biggest names, and some of his songs went on to be enormous hits performed by the likes of Eric Clapton and Lynyrd Skynyrd. Click through to see who else has covered Cale's music.

Singer-songwriter JJ Cale died Friday, July 26, after suffering a heart attack. He was 74. Cale is cited as an influence by some of rock 'n' roll's biggest names, and some of his songs went on to be enormous hits performed by the likes of Eric Clapton and Lynyrd Skynyrd. Click through to see who else has covered Cale's music.