Playing tracks by
Little Sonny, Freddie King, Earl Hooker, Chuck Berry, Bo Diddley and more.
Leroy "Sugarfoot" Bonner of the Ohio Players once described funk as "happy blues". Here's a short mix of (rhythm 'n') blues artists crossing over into funk. While many feel that this does't represent "The Best" of either funk or these artists, you might find it holds a few pleasant surprises. Enjoy!