This book traces funk from its James Brown roots through today's groove, showcasing the players, singers, and composers. Insightful essays portray the history, development, and scope of funk, revealing such influences and incarnations as funky soul, funky psychedelic, funky jazz, Motown funk, white funk, and more. 50 photos.

Funk 2001, Backbeat Books, San Francisco, CA

ISBN-13: 9780879306298

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