Song of the Day: Shaft, by Isaac Hayes

Today’s song is Shaft, by Isaac Hayes. I thought of this after seeing Mr. Hayes in an episode of The Rockford Files.

But in a two-for-one deal, here are some lyrics from a song called Superfly, by Curtis Mayfield:

Ask him his dream
What does it mean?
He wouldn't know
“Can’t be like the rest”
Is the most he’ll confess

And now, here’s Shaft: