What The Funk?

Was anyone considered king of funk?

Pee Wee Willis was considered the Grandfather of funk.

James Brown was considered the father of funk.

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http://www.biography.com/people/james-brown-9228350

What were some major funk songs?

Get on up(I feel like being a) Sex machine was a major song by James Brown

Call on the gator was another big one by Pee Wee himself

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What does it take to make a song funk?

A strong rhythmic groove of electric bass and drums to the foreground.

It usually requires a single beat background and a funk style solo overtop of it repeated several times.

http://www.ehow.com/facts_5475502_characteristics-funk-music.html

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What instruments are usually used in funk?

The main instruments are usually electric bass, electric guitar, Hammond B-3 organ, synthesizer and an assortment of horns.There is also sax sometimes.

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