Funk is an American music genre that originated in the late 1960s when African American musicians blended soul music, soul jazz and R&B into a rhythmic, danceable new form of music. Funk de-emphasizes melody and harmony and brings a strong rhythmic groove of electric bass and drums to the foreground. Funk songs are often based on an extended vamp on a single chord, distinguishing it from R&B and soul songs centered around chord progressions. Read more…|Edit this Artist photo: George Clinton

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Thursday 10 July 2014
Fitz and the TantrumsConcert Canalside
Buffalo, United States

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Lauryn Hill
Farmer's Market @ Pioneer Park
Salt Lake City UT, United States
40.762906 -111.899792

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All the Hits All Night Long Tour
Lionel Richie, CeeLo GreenConcert
Austin360 Amphitheater
Austin, United States
30.132487 -97.641306

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Carl Thomas
Suzy QConcert
Howard Theatre
Washington DC, United States
38.916103 -77.02122
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Official Hudson Project Pre-Party feat. Lettuce
Lettuce, ExmagConcert
(le) poisson rouge
New York, United States
40.728495 -73.999835
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All the Hits All Night Long Tour
Lionel Richie, CeeLo GreenConcert
Gexa Energy Pavilion
Dallas, United States
32.774007 -96.757116
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