William DeVaughn / Be Thankful For What You Got
Artist: William DeVaughn
Title: Be Thankful For What You Got
Label: Roxbury Records
remastered and reissued for 2018.
“Diamond in the back / Sunroof top / Digging the scene with the
gangster lean" - Does it get any smoother than that? Stick this record
on and get lost in that effortless bassline, sensual guitar licks,
coupled with DeVaughn's silky vocals and you'll be right there kicking
back in the Cadillac. Oft sampled by the likes of NWA and De La Soul
and covered multiple times, most notably on Massive Attack's debut
On the B side you're treated to 'Blood Is Thicker Than Water',
DeVaughn's first single giving a taste of the masterfully stylish soul
he was to carry throughout his career.
Repress on Black Vinyl 140G