As part of 2021’s Rock and Roll Hall of Fame, Gil Scott-Heron’s groundbreaking work is pivotal in rap, neo-soul, funk, and more.
Over a five-year period, George Clinton and Funkadelic created some of their most innovative albums — and that is saying a whole lot.
There’s one Bill Withers album that tends to get overlooked. But this more funk-ified project is most definitely worth rediscovering.
Fred Wesley quit working for James Brown and contributed his horn skills to George Clinton and crew. The funky story of “The Horny Horns.”