This Thursday funk favorites Average White Band take the stage at BB Kings average white bandness. While their songs have echoed through the decades both on radio as well as through climactic scenes in film and television, their contributions to hip-hop have been somewhat understated. Fact is, they're sampled on some of the genre's all time classic records. We've picked up the pieces to bring you our picks for five of the most memorable Average White Band samples of all time.
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