Wednesday, September 20, 2006

Freak is her middle name

Betty Davis : If I'm In Luck I Might Get Picked Up and Game Is My Middle Name
Betty Davis (mpc ltd., 1973)

In 1967, while the group was performing at the Electric Circus, she proposed to the Chamber Brothers to include her "Uptown in Harlem" tune for their next The Time Has Come's album strongly influenced by Are You Experienced. Then, you certainly know her story with Miles Davis. According to James Maycock, while Betty was searching label in uk, Michael Carabello, Santana's percussionist, propose her to join him during Santana 3 studios sessions. Besides, Tower of Power horn section and Greg Errico, Sly Stone's drums, are also credited. So while Family Stone's Riot session in 1971, Betty stroke up friendship with Stone's members, Gregg Errico and Larry Graham, and also with The Pointer Sisters.
Kathi McDonald and Sylvester feat. in her first album.

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