Yes We Can Can

Tim "Love" Lee, The Pointer Sisters

About Yes We Can Can

"Yes We Can Can" is a 1973 funk song recorded by the American R&B girl group the Pointer Sisters and released on the Blue Thumb record label. Written by Allen Toussaint, "Yes We Can Can" is a political song advocating unity and tolerance. The Pointer Sisters' version features intricate background vocals and Anita Pointer's lead vocal. The song is also used in the films The Associate, Big Momma's House, Ali, Maid in Manhattan, and Sunday Driver.


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The Pointer Sisters

The Pointer Sisters are an American R&B recording act from Oakland, California that achieved mainstream success during the 1970s and 1980s. Spanning over three decades, their repertoire has included such diverse genres as pop, disco, jazz, electronic music, bebop, blues, soul, funk, dance, country and rock. more »

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