One Hit Wonders of the ’80s: 1982 – The Dazz Band

“Let It Whip” by The Dazz Band

The Dazz Band is a funk band out of Cleveland, Ohio. The band had a breakthrough with their 1982 album Keep It Live, which contained the hit song “Let It Whip”, which peaked at #5 on July 17, 1982. It also reached #1 on the R&B charts and won a Grammy Award for Best R&B Performance by a Duo or Group with Vocals. They had songs that charted well on the R&B charts. But their only mainstream hit was “Let It Whip”:

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2 thoughts on “One Hit Wonders of the ’80s: 1982 – The Dazz Band”

  1. Man, I love this song. I was a big funk fan in the early 80s, so I was really glad to see this make it on the pop charts as well.

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