Average White Band

Afbeeldingsresultaat voor Average White BandAverage 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 15th most sampled act in history. As of 2016, 40 years after their formation, they continue to perform. See for more.

Pick Up The Pieces –  In Concert

I´m The One – In Concert

A Love Of Your Own

Walk On By

School boy crush

Cut The Cake (live)

I Heard it Through The Grapevine (1979 Woodstock)

AWB 1974 Full Album

Souls Searching 1976 Full Album

Feel No Fret 1979 Full Album

Shine 1980 Full Album

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