Average White Band
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1971
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Average White Band

Average White Band Biography (Wikipedia)

The Average White Band (also known as 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, Public Enemy, TLC, The Beatnuts, Too Short, Ice Cube, Eric B. & Rakim, Nas, A Tribe Called Quest, Christina Milian, and Arrested Development, making them the 15th most sampled act in history. As of 2020, 48 years after their formation, they continue to perform.

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Radio 2 Live in Hyde Park: 2012
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Hyde Park, London
2012-09-09T06:16:09
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9
Sep
2012
Radio 2 Live in Hyde Park: 2012

Radio 2 Live in Hyde Park: 2012

Hyde Park, London

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