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George Clinton (born July 22, 1941) is an American musician, widely considered one of the forefathers of . He was the mastermind of the bands Parliament and Funkadelic during the 1970s and early 1980s, and was a solo funk artist as of 1981.

He was born in Kannapolis, North Carolina, grew up in Plainfield, New Jersey, and currently resides in Tallahassee, Florida. In Plainfield, he ran a barber salon, where he straightened hair, and soon formed a group… read more

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  • I watched the Austin Powers series this weekend. Had no idea he did the soundtracks for those.
  • Saw him at a small club in Austin recently. Photos of the show: http://redrivernoise.com/reviews/2014/05/photos-george-clinton-at-empire-control-room-garage-3/
  • Hi! I just signed the petition "President Barack Obama: GIVE BACK THE FUNK! - Establish a Presidential Commission" on Change.org. It's important. Will you sign it too? Here's the link: http://www.change.org/en-GB/petitions/president-barack-obama-give-back-the-funk-establish-a-presidential-commission?recruiter=21306095&utm_campaign=signature_receipt&utm_medium=email&utm_source=share_petition Thanks!
  • It's fuckin' genius [3]
  • genius [2]
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  • No love for "Quickie".
  • All of these great legends! Check out Sly & the Family Stone. http://smarturl.it/SlyNPR
  • Actually, I rescind my last comment: Norman Greenbaum probably has the greatest drop in listeners across songs..

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