What is funk music? You’re about to find out tonight when VH1 premieres Finding The Funk , a documentary that journeys through the roots of the music genre that bridges R&B and hip-hop.
Narrated by The Roots drummer ?uestlove , the feature includes interviews with George Clinton, Sly Stone, Bootsy Collins, Nile Rodgers, Maceo Parker, Sheila E., D’Angelo , Dr. Michael Eric Dyson , and many more.
Written, directed and co-produced by journalist and culture critic Nelson George , the long-awaited film debuted at SXSW last year. Enjoy the trailer below and tune into VH1 at 10pm EST/9pm CST.
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