Yeah, I know this isn’t a rap song, but I make the rules around here so I say it’s OK if not every single song in this series is a rap song. This is the B side of “Ain’t No Sunshine“, and it’s got such an incredible build, I couldn’t leave it out. You’ll see why I stretched my rules a little bit for this one I think.
Bill Withers – Harlem
And if you just NEED some hip-hop connection, just check out this post for some Bill Withers with rapping.