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William DeVaughn - Be Thankful For What You've Got


Tracklist


1Be Thankful For What You've Got (New Version)3:44
2Be Thankful For What You've Got (Long Version - Disco Version)6:55

Versions


CategoryArtistTitle (Format)LabelCategoryCountryYear
TEC 770William DeVaughn Be Thankful For What You Got ‎(7", Promo)TEC RecordsTEC 770US1980
1C 006-64 221William DeVaughn Be Thankful For What You've Got ‎(7", Single, Promo)EMI, EMI Electrola1C 006-64 221Germany1980
TEC 770William DeVaughn Be Thankful For What You Got / You Send Me ‎(7")TEC RecordsTEC 770US1980
1C 006-64 221William DeVaughn Be Thankful For What You've Got ‎(7", Single)EMI, EMI Electrola1C 006-64 221Germany1980

Credits


  • Executive Producer – Frank Fioravanti
  • ProducerFrank Fioravanti, Lou DeLise, Pal Rakes

Video


Info


Be Thankful for What You Got is a studio album issued in 1974 by the soul singer William DeVaughn. It includes the best selling song also titled Be Thankful for What You Got. All tracks are written by William DeVaughn, except where noted. William DeVaughn - vocals, songwriting. John Davis - organ, piano, sax, flute, synthesizer. Jerry Cohen - clavinet, piano. Norman Harris -guitar. Pal Rakes - guitar. Bobby Eli - guitar. Hugh McDonald - bass. Rusty Jackman - bass. William Devaughn. Be Thankful for What You Got. William DeVaughn. Believe Music, The Orchard Music от лица компании Edsel Wise Music Group, SOLAR Music Rights Management, CMRRA, Audiam Publishing, ASCAP, LatinAutor - SonyATV. Текст песни: Though you may not drive a great big Cadillac Gangsta whitewalls TV antennas in the back You may not have a car at in album William DeVaughn - Be Thankful For What You Got 1974. William DeVaughn - Give The Little Man A Great Big Hand. William DeVaughn - We Are His Children. William DeVaughn - Blood Is Thicker Than Water. William DeVaughn - Kiss & Make Up. R&BSoul 1974. Be Thankful for What You've Got David Todd Remix. 9 Songs, 40 Minutes. Released 1974. 1980 Unidisc Music Inc. Be Thankful for What You Got is a soul song written and first performed by William DeVaughn. DeVaughn wrote A Cadillac Don't Come Easy, eventually re-written to become Be Thankful for What You Got in 1972, and spent 900 toward it under a development agreement, under which an artist will record a few initial demos or tracks where, if successfully approved, the company may reserve the right to extend the arrangement to Omega Sound, a Philadelphia production house, and release the song. It was ultimately a one-hit wonder for DeVaughn, who only recorded one album before losing interest in music and returning to his prior job as a draftsman. The song is often mistakenly attributed to Curtis Mayfield, owing to his vocal similarities with DeVaughn, but Mayfield never recorded the song. William DeVaughn is the original writer and singer of Be Thankful for What You Got. Curtis Mayfield, in fact, never recorded the song. Be Thankful For What You've Got by Massive Attack. Be Thankful for What You Got by Yo La Tengo. Be Thankful for What You Got William DeVaughn. William DeVaughn b 1948, Washington D. is an American R&B singer, songwriter and guitarist, best known for the hit song Be Thankful for What You Got. DeVaughn was a salaried government employee as a drafting technic read more. Learn more. Recent Listening Trend. Settings and more. By continuing to use the service, you agree to our use of cookies as described in the Cookie Policy. Peter & Steven. William DeVaughn - Be Thankful For What You've Got. William DeVaughn, a native of Washington, D. beat the odds when Be Thankful for What You Got, scaled the charts and sold a million copies. You see, DeVaughn paid for the session. All artists who signed with Omega Productions paid to record. The title track, with its cool, shuffling beat and Biblical-influenced lyrics, was the summer jam of 1974

William DeVaughn - Be Thankful For What You've Got
Performer: William DeVaughn
Genre: Soul
Title: Be Thankful For What You've Got
Country: Germany
Released: 1980
Style: Disco
MP3 album: 1619 mb
FLAC album: 1629 mb
Source: Vinyl, 12", Maxi-Single, 45 RPM
№ Cat: 1C 052-64 221 YZ
Label: EMI, EMI Electrola

Jek
Wonderful, superb track and the pressing is amazing. The more you turn it up the better it sounds!