Average White Band (AWB)
Hailing from Scotland, this rhythm and blues band is most famous for their smash hit Pick Up the Pieces, which charted at #1 on the US pop charts. Other Billboard ranking hits Average White Band pushed out were Cut the Cake, If I ever Lose this Heaven, School Boy Crush, Queen of My Soul, Cloudy, A Love on Your Own, and Your Love is A Miracle. Many modern day hip hop acts such as Nas, Beastie Boys, A Tribe Called Quest, and Too Short have sampled AWB’s music, as well as a variety of other artists, putting them as the 15th most sampled musical band in the world. Booking Average White Band is a great idea if you are looking to have a legendary band spice up your next event.