Everyday People is a hit song by 60s rock & soul band Sly & The Family Stone. It was the group’s first song to go for them on Billboard’s Soul Music charts. The lyrics carry a timely message of peace and equality that was only underscored by the diverse makeup of The Family Stone itself, including both White, Black, male, and female members of the band. They were the picture of integration during a time when the notion was fairly new in America.
Everyday People" is a 1968 song by Sly and the Family Stone. It was the first single by the band to go to number one on the Soul singles chart and the . Billboard Hot 100 chart. It held that position, on the Hot 100, for four weeks from February 15 to March 14, 1969, and is remembered as a popular song of the 1960s. Billboard ranked it as the No. 5 song of 1969.
Stand! is the fourth album by soul/funk band Sly and the Family Stone, released on May 3, 1969. Written and produced by lead singer and t Sly Stone, Stand! is considered an artistic high-point of the band's career. Released by Epic Records, just before the group's celebrated performance at the Woodstock festival, it became the band's most commercially successful album to date
Sly & the Family Stone was a mash up of musical styles with band members of different genders and ethnic backgrounds. Billy Preston played organ on this. Preston has appeared on many famous songs, including some by The Beatles and Rolling Stones. Aretha Franklin, Belle & Sebastian and Pearl Jam also recorded the song, and Arrested Development used it as the basis of their 1992 hit "People Everyday.
Sly & The Family Stone were a great utopian experiment in pop music. This was a band born out of the cultural chaos of the late-’60s that reflected that chaos back on the world and turned it into something positive. The Family Stone had black members and white members, men and women, everyone playing different roles . They’d already released four albums and a handful of hits before their Stand! album yielded Everyday People, their first Everyday People is a curious beast.
The butcher, the banker, the drummer and then. Makes no difference what group I'm in. I am everyday people, yeah, yeah. We are the same, whatever we do. You love me, you hate me, you know me and then. You can't figure out the bag I'm in. I am everyday people, yeah yeah. There is a long hair. That doesn't like the short hair.
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