September 11 2013
Today's Bill Wither's sample, comes courtesy of a collaboration with jazz sax great Grover Washington Jr. The song appeared on Washington's album Winelight. It reached number two on the Billboard Hot 100, and stayed there for 3 weeks. The song won a Grammy Award for Best R&B Song. Bill Withers recorded another version of the song which is included on a CD of his greatest hits.
This song has been sampled by many artist; including Eminem, 2Pac and Keri Hilson. For today's sample example we want to explore the Will Smith hit of the same title...