Aloc Blacc I Need A Dollar music video. by Aloe Blacc. American born Blacc signed to Epic records in 2010 I need a Dollar is taken from his second album Good Things. Rocketing up through the UK singles charts I need a Dollar is fast becoming his signature tune. Aloe Blacc performed I Need a Dollar on Jools Holland, Graham Norton and Late nite with Jimmy Fallon.
Aloe Blacc's ""I Need Dollar"" reached top 10 positions in 11 major charts across Europe. Much of its' fame can be attributed to the great success of the US hit TV show ""How To Make It In America"" for whom it provided the intro. Written by Leon Michels, Nick Movshon and Jeff Dynamite, the song was released as 2 distinct videos. One set in New York, shows Aloe singing in an apartment while the Las Vegas versions conveys him as a down on his luck hitch hiker in Nevada who ultimately ends up performing to a packed house in a casino lounge. Despite it taking Aloe 15 years to break into the mainstream, his smooth soul stylings are being lauded as a positive change from the norm.