It’s hard to express how much I really like this funky little ’70s pop song. Even before the iPod and MP3 players were all the rage, I would throw this track on mix CDs and listen to it on my portable player with headphones. I particularly remember one such occasion, years ago, running through LAX in a desperate attempt to catch a flight while this Boz Scaggs tune provided the soundtrack. I missed it.
They don’t really make music like this anymore, do they? Smoove ain’t it?
“Baby’s into runnin’ around, Hanging with the crowd, Putting your business in the street talking out loud, Saying you bought her this and that And how much you done spent I swear she must believe it’s all heaven sent, Hey boy, you better bring the chick around To the sad, sad truth, the dirty lowdown…”