EVERY BILLBOARD HOT 100 SINGLE 1970: #484: ” FUNKY MAN”- KOOL & THE GANG

Kool And The Gang* - Funky Man (1970, Vinyl) | Discogs

Every Billboard Hot 100 Single 1970: #484: “Funky Man’- Kool & The Gang. September 26, 1970.

  • Single:”Funky Man”- Kool & The Gang
  • Record Company- De-Lite
  • Genre: Funk
  • Written by Kool & The Gang, Gene Redd and Woodrow Sparrow
  • Time: 3:03
  • Bside:”1-2-3–4-5-6-7-8″
  • Album: Live At The Sex Machine
  • Grade: C
  • Peaked at #87 4 weeks in the Billboard Hot 100.

Kool and The Gang were starting to crack the Hot 100 with their singles but it wouldn’t be until 1973 that they had their first Top 40 hit. Overall they would have 33 Hot 100 singles, 21 making the Top 40- and 12 of those making the Top 10. Their biggest hit “Celebration” their only #1- in 1980.