EVERY BILLBOARD HOT 100 SINGLE 1970: #334: ” LET THE MUSIC TAKE YOUR MIND”- KOOL & THE GANG

Kool & The Gang - Funky Man / Let The Music Take Your Mind (1970 ...

Every Billboard Hot 100 Single 1970:# 334: “Let The Music Take Your Mind”- Kool & The Gang. July 4, 1970.

  • Single” Let The Music Take Your Mind”- Kool & The Gang
  • Record Company- De-Lite
  • Genre: Funk
  • Written by Kool & The Gang, Gene Redd and Woodrow Sparrow
  • Time: 2:50
  • B-side: “Chocolate Buttermilk”
  • Album- Kool & The Gang
  • Grade: B-
  • Peaked at #78 6 weeks in the Billboard Hot 100.

Kool & The Gang was an R&B-Funk band from Jersey City, New Jersey. They had 33 Hot 100 hits from 1969-87 with 21 of those making the Top 40. At this point they hadn’t had a Top 40 hit yet- their first coming in 1973 with “Funky Stuff.” Their biggest hit was “Celebration” #1 1980.