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Thread started 02/28/12 11:59am

thebanishedone

Top 10 old school funk songs

What are your 10 favorite old school 60's,70's funk my list James Brown-Sex Machine Sly and The Family Stone-Thank You For Let Me Be Mice Elf Commodores-Slippery When Wet War-Slippin' Into Darkness Mandril- Fence Walk Cameo-Rigor Mortis Parlament-We Want To Funk Kool and a Gang-Jungle Boogie Earth Wind & Fire-GetAway Funkadelic-Cosmic Slop
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Reply #1 posted 02/28/12 12:54pm

Graycap23

Jb: Licking Stick

Pfunk: Flashlight, Aqua Boogie, Bob Gun, One Nation, Sir Nosed ......hell most of PFunk

Boosty:Bootzilla

Commodores:Slippery When Wet

Twentynine: Peanut Better

Ohio Players: Skintight, Fire

Isley Brothers: Fight The Power

Stevie Wonder: Boogie On Rag Woman

Johnny Guitar Watson: A Real Motha 4 ya

Prince: Soft & Wet

George Duke: Reach 4 it, Dukey Stick

...........just a few I can think of at the moment.

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Reply #2 posted 02/28/12 12:56pm

Terrib3Towel

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Great thread!

My List:

Flashlight - Parliament

Loves Train - Con FUNK Shun

Honey - Ohio Players

Boogie Shoes - K.C. and the Sunshine Band

Give Up The Funk - Parliament

Choosey Lover - Isley Brothers

The Payback - James Brown

Tell Me Something Good - Rufus

More Bounce To the Ounce - Zapp

Fire - Ohio Players

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Reply #3 posted 02/28/12 1:20pm

thebanishedone

Wow guys my list is the weakest mad
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Reply #4 posted 02/28/12 1:28pm

Graycap23

thebanishedone said:

Wow guys my list is the weakest mad

Lol............there are 100's that can go on the list.

50 from Pfunk alone.

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Reply #5 posted 02/28/12 1:36pm

thebanishedone

Graycap23 said:



thebanishedone said:


Wow guys my list is the weakest mad

Lol.....there are 100's that can go on the list.


50 from Pfunk alone.



well this is a list made in amoment,it can be different,yeah some funksters have tons of great stuff but let's include as much different artists as posible
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Reply #6 posted 02/28/12 1:44pm

Graycap23

thebanishedone said:

Graycap23 said:

Lol............there are 100's that can go on the list.

50 from Pfunk alone.

well this is a list made in amoment,it can be different,yeah some funksters have tons of great stuff but let's include as much different artists as posible

I tried but they DOMINATED the Funk world..............at least 2 me.

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Reply #7 posted 02/28/12 1:44pm

Genesia

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I'm sorry, but no list is complete without the Bar-Kays and Tower of Power. hmph!

I mean if he did have sex he would break every rule Jehova's have regarding premarital sex so Prince is really just friends with them all anyway.
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Reply #8 posted 02/28/12 4:46pm

Harlepolis

Would love to see Vainandy in this thread, much as he posted about funk, I don't know his top 10 lol

Here's top 10 THIS WEEK:

1. Dance Floor - Zapp

2. Pumpin' It Up - P Funk All Stars

3. Lets Work "12 - Prince

4. I Just Want To Be - Cameo

5. Magic Number - Herbie Hancock & Sylvester

6. Maybe Your Baby - Stevie Wonder

7. Techno Freqs - Junie Morrison

8. Life Is A Dance - Chaka Khan

9. Thank You (Falettinme Be Mice Elf Agin) - Sly & The Family Stone

10. Fight The Power - Isley Bros

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Reply #9 posted 02/28/12 6:02pm

phunkdaddy

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One Nation Under A Groove - Parliament/Funkadelic

Holy Ghost - Barkays

Move Your Boogie Body - Barkays

Licking Stick - James Brown

Love Rollercoaster - Ohio Players

I Just Wanna Be - Cameo

Ghetto Life - Rick James

Chase Me - ConFunkShun

Get Up To Get Down - Brass Construction

Just Wanna Make A Dream Come True - Mass Production

There are 100's that could go on this list but these are my

favorite at the moment

Orgers love to hate on entertainers like Prince, Will Smith, and KCool.
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Reply #10 posted 02/28/12 6:04pm

phunkdaddy

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thebanishedone said:

What are your 10 favorite old school 60's,70's funk my list James Brown-Sex Machine Sly and The Family Stone-Thank You For Let Me Be Mice Elf Commodores-Slippery When Wet War-Slippin' Into Darkness Mandril- Fence Walk Cameo-Rigor Mortis Parlament-We Want To Funk Kool and a Gang-Jungle Boogie Earth Wind & Fire-GetAway Funkadelic-Cosmic Slop

headbang

Orgers love to hate on entertainers like Prince, Will Smith, and KCool.
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Reply #11 posted 02/28/12 6:05pm

StarMon

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Harlepolis said:

Would love to see Vainandy in this thread, much as he posted about funk, I don't know his top 10 lol

Here's top 10 THIS WEEK:

1. Dance Floor - Zapp

2. Pumpin' It Up - P Funk All Stars

3. Lets Work "12 - Prince

4. I Just Want To Be - Cameo

5. Magic Number - Herbie Hancock & Sylvester

6. Maybe Your Baby - Stevie Wonder

7. Techno Freqs - Junie Morrison

8. Life Is A Dance - Chaka Khan

9. Thank You (Falettinme Be Mice Elf Agin) - Sly & The Family Stone

10. Fight The Power - Isley Bros


Tech-no-freq evacuate your seat music

Coo!!! showing som' Junie 80's love..



..We're techno-freqan, techno-freqan, techno-freqan.

✮The NFL...frohornsNational Funk League✮
✮The Home of Outta Control Funk & Roll✮
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Reply #12 posted 02/28/12 6:21pm

Graycap23

Where is Ber "Nard" Wright?

[Edited 2/28/12 18:55pm]

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Reply #13 posted 02/28/12 6:31pm

Abdul

Harlepolis said:

Would love to see Vainandy in this thread, much as he posted about funk, I don't know his top 10 lol

Here's top 10 THIS WEEK:

1. Dance Floor - Zapp

2. Pumpin' It Up - P Funk All Stars

3. Lets Work "12 - Prince

4. I Just Want To Be - Cameo

5. Magic Number - Herbie Hancock & Sylvester

6. Maybe Your Baby - Stevie Wonder

7. Techno Freqs - Junie Morrison

8. Life Is A Dance - Chaka Khan

9. Thank You (Falettinme Be Mice Elf Agin) - Sly & The Family Stone

10. Fight The Power - Isley Bros

Sorry OP I like Harle's top 10 this week idea better biggrin here's my IPOD top 10 for this week:

1.What Cha' Doin - Seawind

2.Turn It Out - Rene & Angela

3.Psychoticbumpschool - Bootsy Collins

4.Mindreader - Mystic Merlin

5.Music's Takin' Over The Jacksons

6.Gettin' To Know You -Parliament

7.Monster Jam - Brother To Brother

8.That's A Lady - Shock

9.Do It To Me - Vernon Burch

10.O.T.B.A. (Outta Be A Law) - Ronnie Laws

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Reply #14 posted 02/28/12 6:35pm

MajesticOne89

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Well as of now...

1. Flashlight - Parliament

2. More Bounce to th Ounce - Zapp

3. Love Rollercoaster - The Ohio Players

4. Pumpin' It Up - PFunk

5. Bustin' Out - Rick James

6. Fencewalk - Mandrill

7. Thank You (Falettinme Be Mice Elf Agin) - Sly & The Family Stone

8. Erotic City - Prince

9. Shining Star - Earth, Wind & Fire (that e7#9 chord gets me everytime)

10. Slippery When Wet - The Commodores

chill..prince doesnt like men being front row, makes it hard to sing the ballads
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Reply #15 posted 02/28/12 8:28pm

Funkcreep

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1) Jamaica Funk - Tom Browne

2) Keep On It - Starpoint

3) Boogie Body Land - Bar-Kays

4) Pull Fancer Dancer/Pull - One Way

5) Funkin Around - Rose Royce

6) Humpin - Gap Band

7) (Not Just) Knee Deep - Funkadelic

8) More Bounce To The Ounce - Zapp

9) Peanut Butter - Lenny White and Twenny Nine

10) Call It What You Want - Bill Summers and Summers Heat

Do you remember lying in bed
With your covers pulled up over your head?
Radio playin' so no one can see - The Ramones
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Reply #16 posted 02/28/12 10:05pm

TonyVanDam

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Posting to save! biggrin

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Reply #17 posted 02/28/12 11:09pm

DerekH

10 of my faves (in no certain order)

1. Bustin' Out-Rick James

2. Machine Gun-Commodores

3. Controversy-Prince

4. More Bounce-Zapp

5. Alligator Woman-Cameo

6. Loose Booty-Sly and The Family Stone

7. Standing On The Verge-Funkadelic

9. Skin Tight-Ohio Players

10. Stretchin' Out-Bootsy's Rubber Band

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