Song of the Day #4,819: ‘People Say’ – The Meters

I’ve covered a lot of legendary artists over the past two weeks, while featuring albums released in 1974 as part of my ‘Decades’ series.

Today’s song, by contrast, comes from a band I’d never heard of before now.

The Meters are a New Orleans funk band that recorded from the late 60s through the late 70s. They weren’t as popular as contemporaries like James Brown but were quite influential in their own right.

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