Difference between revisions of "Funk"

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#The essence of being, as in faking the funk.
 
#The essence of being, as in faking the funk.
 
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#Type of music made famous by African Americans in the 70's or so that derives from jazz, blues, and soul and is characterized by a heavy rhythmic bass and backbeat. On the Steve Harvey show his character Mr Hightower uses references this type of music in a song "When the funk hit the fan all the people wanna dance."

Revision as of 15:50, 28 December 2004

adjective

funk

  1. Malodorous.
  2. The essence of being, as in faking the funk.
  3. Type of music made famous by African Americans in the 70's or so that derives from jazz, blues, and soul and is characterized by a heavy rhythmic bass and backbeat. On the Steve Harvey show his character Mr Hightower uses references this type of music in a song "When the funk hit the fan all the people wanna dance."