Average White Band
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1971
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Average White Band

Biography

Average White Band (also AWB) are a Scottish funk and R&B band that had a series of soul and disco hits between 1974 and 1980. They are best known for their million-selling instrumental track "Pick Up the Pieces", and their ...

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Biography

Average White Band (also AWB) are a Scottish funk and R&B band that had a series of soul and disco hits between 1974 and 1980. They are best known for their million-selling instrumental track "Pick Up the Pieces", and their albums AWB and Cut the Cake. The band name was initially proposed by Bonnie Bramlett. They have influenced others such as the Brand New Heavies, and been sampled by various musicians including the Beastie Boys, TLC, The Beatnuts, Too Short, Ice Cube, Eric B. & Rakim, Nas, and A Tribe Called Quest, as well as Arrested Development – making them the fifteenth most sampled act in history. As of 2012, forty years after their formation, they continue to perform.

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Let's Go Round Again
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Let's Go Round Again
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Pick Up The Pieces
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Pick Up The Pieces
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If I Ever Lose This Heaven
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If I Ever Lose This Heaven
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Love Your Life
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Love Your Life
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A Love Of Your Own
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A Love Of Your Own
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Person To Person
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Person To Person
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Got The Love
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Got The Love
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Put It Where You Want It
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Put It Where You Want It
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Cut The Cake
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Cut The Cake
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Overture
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Overture
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Atlantic Avenue
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Atlantic Avenue
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Past BBC Events

2012 Radio 2 Live in Hyde Park
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Hyde Park, London
2012-09-09T06:52:51
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2012 Radio 2 Live in Hyde Park

2012 Radio 2 Live in Hyde Park

9 September 2012


Average White Band Biography

Average White Band (also AWB) are a Scottish funk and R&B band that had a series of soul and disco hits between 1974 and 1980. They are best known for their million-selling instrumental track "Pick Up the Pieces", and their albums AWB and Cut the Cake. The band name was initially proposed by Bonnie Bramlett. They have influenced others such as the Brand New Heavies, and been sampled by various musicians including the Beastie Boys, TLC, The Beatnuts, Too Short, Ice Cube, Eric B. & Rakim, Nas, and A Tribe Called Quest, as well as Arrested Development – making them the fifteenth most sampled act in history. As of 2012, forty years after their formation, they continue to perform.

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