Funk rock is a fusion genre that mixes elements of funk and rock. James Brown and others declared that Little Richard and his mids road band, The Upsetters, were the first to put the funk in the rock and roll beat, with a biographer stating that their music "spark[ed] the musical transition from fifties rock and roll to sixties funk.". Funk rock's earliest incarnation on record was heard.
Funk is a music genre that originated in African-American communities in the mids when musicians created a rhythmic, danceable new form of music through a mixture of soul music, jazz, and rhythm and blues (R&B). Funk de-emphasizes melody and chord progressions and focuses on a strong rhythmic groove of a bassline played by an electric bassist and a drum part played by a drummer, often at.
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