The future founder of the group «Parliament» and «Funkadelic» George Clinton (George Clinton) was born in 1941 in North Carolina, USA. From childhood he loved to sing and play various musical instruments, and in 15 years has created with its own group of friends Parlament.
Since 1964, they moved into the spirit of «Rhythm'n'Blues», and in 1965 George moved to Detroit, where he became a full-time composer Motown Records company. using two years the group managed to break into the charts: an essay «I just wanna Testify» (1967) was №20 in the R'n'B charts and «AH Your goodies are gone» - №21. if George immediately begin legal problems with the little-known ensemble of Chicago, who had a similar name, and until he decides to rename the group «Funkadelic». Later, winning the lawsuit, George uses both names: «Funkadelic» and slightly altered «Parliament».
Name «Funkadelic» emphasizes that since the end of the 60s George Clinton began syskivat his own musical niche. Before his «funk» was the only one of the music of techniques, if slightly weakens musician guitar strings in order to get a specific sound dull.
George Clinton was able to develop this technique to the level of an independent musical style. Under the name of «Funkadelic» his company produced all kinds of experimental compositions in which on the basis of funk combined a variety of styles (soul, jazz, r'n'b, rock), and the word «Parliament» was used to maintain the credibility of the group and earning money. mixture of these two groups was virtually true one and the same, although not remained constant. Between the participants «Funkadelic / Parliament» in a different era were musician Eddie Hayzel (Eddie Hazel), bass guitarist Billy Nelson (Billy Nelson) and Gary Scheider, rhythm guitarist Lucius Ross (Lucius Ross), musician Raymond Fulwood (Ramon Fulwood), organist Mickey Atkins (Mickey Atkins), keyboardists Worrall Bernie (Bernie Worell) and Junie Morrison and others.
The first albums «Funkadelic» was a resounding success. The unusual sound group stands out from the rest of its competitors, and soon the rule of George gained recognition around the east coast of America. From 1970 to 1974 «Funkadelic» released five albums of interest, and besides it's time for «Parliament». On her third album was the famous essay «P.Funk» (1975), then the output of which is "funk" was completely recognized independent music genre with the same "soul" and "rhythm and blues".
Promote the new genre continued the book «The clones of Dr. Funkenstein "(1976), was followed after the hit« Flash light »(1977), who was №1 in the US charts, and completed the victory of" funk "You« Funkentelechy »from the album« Funkentelechy vs. the placebo syndrome »(1977), who also hit the top spot on the popularity of the table.
In 1981, the group «Parliament» and «Funkadelic» officially merged into a single command «P-Funk All Stars». George Clinton continued to walk at all with them, and in parallel began his own solo career. his main solo album «Computer games» (1982) was no less popular than the previous work and the composition «Atomic dog» (1983) was №1 in R'N'B charts.
Artist : Funkadelic
Album : Funkadelic
Genre : Funk
Year : 1970
Songs : 14
Playtime : 01:15:07
Size : 171,98 MB
Codec : MPEG 1 Layer III / Lame 3.93 / 320 kbps
001. Mommy, What's A Funkadelic? (09:07)
002. I'll Bet You (06:13)
003. Music For My Mother (05:39)
004. I Got A Thing, You Got A Thing, Everybody's Got A Thing (03:56)
005. Good Old Music (08:07)
006. Qualify And Satisfy (06:20)
007. What Is Soul (07:44)
008. Can't Shake It Loose (1969) (02:31)
009. I'll Bet You (1969) (04:13)
010. Music For My Mother (1969) (05:20)
011. As Good As I Can Feel (1969) (02:34)
012. Open Our Eyes (1969) (04:00)
013. Qualify And Satisfy (45 Version) (03:03)
014. Music For My Mother (Instrumental 45 Version) (06:14)