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Bootsy Collins Announces New Record ‘The Power of The One’

Bootsy Collins Announces New Record ‘The Power of The One,’ Shares Title Track

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Bootsy Collins has announced a new album, The Power of The One, which is is set to drop on Oct. 23. In addition to the album announcement, Collins also shared the title track from the record, as well as an accompanying video.

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“Music is always a soother, a healer, and that’s how I want to use this record,” said Collins via press release. “The Power of the One is what pulls us through. Everyone has “The One” inside of them. You never know who is using you for guidance, so always be pure and never fake the funk. Everybody’s got a light. Everybody needs to shine. It’s there, we just have to trust and use the guidance that is within us, and know that The One knows your program. It was written inside your heart before you made that mad dash racing to be the first one to the egg! You are perfect in the eyes of The One.”

The album was co-written, produced and arranged by Collins, and the recording process began prior to the current pandemic at Sweetwater Studios in Fort Wayne, Ind. Ultimately, it was completed during quarantine at Collins’ own Boot-Cave Studios in Cincinnati, Ohio.

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The album includes an all-star cast of features including: Christian McBride, Snoop Dogg, Brandon “Taz” Niederauer, Christone “Kingfish” Ingram, Victor Wooten, Béla Fleck, Steve Jordan and more.

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Read more: https://jambands.com/news...afc5ba23ee

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Music video: https://youtu.be/xoGoKe8z7Ok

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Reply #1 posted 09/16/20 12:47pm

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I would love to hear a new Bootsy album without any guest apperances.



Here's the new song. It's not bad. https://www.youtube.com/w...oGoKe8z7Ok



George Benson on guitar which is funky.

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Strive said:

I would love to hear a new Bootsy album without any guest apperances.



Here's the new song. It's not bad. https://www.youtube.com/w...oGoKe8z7Ok



George Benson on guitar which is funky.

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I really enjoyed almost all the songs on his last album; there are a couple I skip over but most are fun and funky. Looking forward to some new Bootsy tunes. fro

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Reply #3 posted 09/16/20 1:40pm

SoulAlive

I feel the same way.I couldn't really get into his last album because of all the hip-hop cameo appearances confused

Strive said:

I would love to hear a new Bootsy album without any guest apperances.

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Reply #4 posted 09/16/20 1:42pm

SoulAlive

but THIS is the kind of collaboration that I like headbang music Bootsy and George Benson.....yes!

Strive said:

Here's the new song. It's not bad. https://www.youtube.com/w...oGoKe8z7Ok



George Benson on guitar which is funky.

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Reply #5 posted 09/16/20 2:29pm

mrwiggles

Ever Fonk-N on Bobba.

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Reply #6 posted 09/16/20 7:33pm

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Thanks for the heads up!

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Reply #7 posted 09/17/20 1:31am

woogiebear

Bootsy and George Benson........WOW!!!!

cool cool

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Reply #8 posted 09/17/20 10:04pm

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Hell yeah I was wondering what George has been up to lately even thinking he may

have hung it up. I cooked on the grill a few weeks ago and had the speakerbox kicking some

classic George Benson.

Don't laugh at my funk
This funk is a serious joint
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phunkdaddy said:

Hell yeah I was wondering what George has been up to lately even thinking he may


have hung it up. I cooked on the grill a few weeks ago and had the speakerbox kicking some


classic George Benson.



I’ve been listening to George Benson’s music a lot lately.Huge fan here.He’s getting ready to release a new live album,’Weekend In London’.I already pre-ordered the 2-LP orange vinyl from Amazon biggrin
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SoulAlive said:

phunkdaddy said:

Hell yeah I was wondering what George has been up to lately even thinking he may

have hung it up. I cooked on the grill a few weeks ago and had the speakerbox kicking some

classic George Benson.

I’ve been listening to George Benson’s music a lot lately.Huge fan here.He’s getting ready to release a new live album,’Weekend In London’.I already pre-ordered the 2-LP orange vinyl from Amazon biggrin


woot!

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purplethunder3121 said:

Strive said:

I would love to hear a new Bootsy album without any guest apperances.



Here's the new song. It's not bad. https://www.youtube.com/w...oGoKe8z7Ok



George Benson on guitar which is funky.

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I really enjoyed almost all the songs on his last album; there are a couple I skip over but most are fun and funky. Looking forward to some new Bootsy tunes. fro

Yeah, he lost me at Snoop Dogg, the Michael McDonald of r&b/rap guest appearances.

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