O.C. Smith developed his reputation working as the lead singer for Count Basie. His first solo hit, the 1968 song, Son of Hickory Holler's Tramp, exploded into the Top 40. Smith's follow-up, a cover of the Bobby Russell song Little Green Apples, which won the 1968 Grammy Award for Song of the Year, not only made him a star, but cemented his place in the world of music. Songs include: How Sweet It Is · People · Mean Dog Blues · Shoes (Some of My Best Friends Are Shoes) · I've Gotta Be Me · See See Rider · Watch What Happens · How Deep Is the Ocean · Viper's Drag · Please Send Me Someone to Love · Stormy Monday. 1 hour.