funk

NO PURCHASE NECESSARY It’s time to funk around with the legendary groups, Cameo and The Bar-Kays.  They will be performing live at Houston’s Arena Theatre on Friday, October 12th, 2018.  Listen to The People’s Station Majic 102.1 with The Sweet-Talker Kandi Eastman in the mid-days and Uncle Funky Larry Jones during the afternoons, for your […]

Most music fans have no real idea of the influence George Clinton’s music and business practices have had on the world of music, even to this day.  Recently the Father Of Funk sat down with Roland Martin to talk about his book “Brothas Be, Yo Like George, Ain’t That Funkin’ Kinda Hard On You?: A […]

Roland Martin sits down with actor Chadwick Boseman to discuss playing the part of James Brown and the challenge of bringing ‘The Godfather Of Soul’ to life in the film ‘Get On Up’. Click here to READ MORE.

When it comes to funk, as illustrated in the new VH1 documentary Finding the Funk airing again on VH1 in March, there are several groups…

When Spike Lee needed funds for his new movie, he turned to his fans, friends and supporters who answered the call, raising over $1.2 million…

Writer, producer and cultural critic Nelson George has covered Black music since his stint at Billboard’s black music editor in the early 80′s. During that…

The 6th annual Radio One Family Fun Day in the Park went down and the Masters of Funk headlined this event! Watch members from the Bar-Kays, Confunkshun, Slave, Dazz Band and Sugarfoot’s Ohio Players get down!!! Click below to purchase your tickets now!

jungle boogie (jungle –oft attrib to Hindi jangal + boogie – prob alter of bogle – goblin, object of fear) a 1974 hit by Kool & the Gang, frequently sampled by hip-hop artists, perhaps the funkiest piece of music ever recorded.