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Carleen & The Groovers

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Carleen & The Groovers

Carleen & The Groovers has been played on NTS in shows including Jazzman, featured first on 10 January 2016. Songs played include Can We Rap and Right On.

Carleen and the Groovers were a South Carolinan deep funk band led by drummer Carleen Jean Butler.

Clary Butler, the group's trumpeter, started his career with Wilson Pickett before forming the Groovers with his sister in 1970. Other members were: Leon "Shorty" Harris (Saxophone), David Stevens (Bass), John Scott (Guitar).

The band released two singles: "Right On" b/w "The Thing", and their most famous track "Can We Rap?". This track was reissued by Jazzman Records in the UK, sparking…

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Can We Rap
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Can We Rap
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Right On
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Music World1971
Right On
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