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huge fans of George Clinton's and of funk in general. Clinton, in fact, wrote the vocals and lyrics George Clinton singer Kim Burrell and more. On September 10, 2009, George Clinton was awarded the Urban Icon Award from Happy Birthday to George Clinton, Born July 22, 1941 Please join the Albumism team in celebrating George Clinton’s musical legacy and share your support independent artists' careers. On September 16, 2008, Clinton released a solo album, George Please join the Albumism team in celebrating George Clinton’s musical legacy and share your personal memories of him with us. ): George Clinton (born July 22, 1941) is an American singer, songwriter, bandleader, and record producer
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George Clinton , 1973. In late April, George Clinton announced that he was soon going to retire from touring. It
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Clinton and Parliament Funkadelic, taking the themes and feel of their groundbreaking funk records like Digital Underground. With their debut album Sex Packets, the crew channels the spirit of George
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met George Clinton, who was the vocalist for a Motown-influenced group called the Parliaments. The
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George Clinton production with many of the hallmarks one would find in any of Parliament’s key 1975-1979 (commonly referred to as ‘geepies.’) George Clinton understood that Collins’ bubbly charisma and humor George Clinton was with their seamless partnership that George Clinton’s P-Funk empire (Parliament-Funkadelic) was Hollywood Sound Studios in Hollywood, California, Collins and his partner George Clinton took their in habit streets of Detroit, where he met funk mastermind George Clinton. It was a true meeting of
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new songs written by the likes of George Clinton, Alan Sparhawk (Low), and Nick Lowe. Staples and
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George Clinton sight of its roots and avoids getting watered down. George Clinton and the members of Parliament were taking a firm hold of the charts and the dance floor. It wasn’t that George Clinton had anything A grand call-to-arms to preserve the funk, ‘Funkentelechy vs. the Placebo Syndrome’ exemplifies George Clinton & crew’s distinctive musical vision. this is George Clinton and Parliament, it was a battle fought through bizarre characters, concepts
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vocalist Philippe Wynne (later of Spinners fame), but also George Clinton as a sideman. Collins and
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musical incantation of that time: George Clinton. It was years of exposure to Fresh that inspired
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Clinton in 1990. All of these tracks reinforce two things. Firstly, they demonstrate the blistering earlier, ruder and funkier version of a song that reappeared on Graffiti Bridge (1990) with George
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4 America, a new album featuring cameos from Ringo Starr, George Clinton, and Candy Dulfer. Discography: Amazon | iTunes Discover/Listen:
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new identity. Elsewhere on the album covers of George Clinton’s dancefloor stomper “Atomic Dog” and
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, singing; she backed George Clinton on his 1986 album R&B Skeletons in the Closet, including the
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attention of George Clinton. Clinton promptly signed the group to his own custom label, Uncle Jam (a
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Fred Wesley, and bassist Bootsy Collins all jumped ship to work with George Clinton's various
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, and George Clinton. A technical accident caused the digital album to be released eight days early
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-Drum pattern coupled with ozone-piercing synths are funky enough to knock George Clinton’s Mothership
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joining forces with George Clinton on Funkadelic's 1981 album The Electric Spanking of War Babies
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