Kool & The Gang – People Just Wanna Have Fun (CD)
R&B, funk and soul icons Kool & The Gang are returning with a new album release – People Just Wanna Have Fun on Astana Music Inc. With six decades of hits, the internationally celebrated group continues to tour the world and recently performed on Good Morning America.
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Kool & The Gang – People Just Wanna Have Fun
The band is led by founding members Robert “Kool” Bell (bassist) and George “Funky” Brown (keyboardist, drummer & producer of this album). Both Bell and Brown view People Just Wanna Have Fun as a summation of their long career, during which they sold 70 million albums worldwide with hit singles like “Celebration,” “Ladies Night,” “Get Down on It,” “Hollywood Swinging” & beyond.
Since their start in 1964, the group has amassed two Grammy Awards, seven American Music Awards, a BET Soul Train Lifetime Achievement Award and star on the Hollywood Walk of Fame. Kool’s bass guitar is even featured in the Smithsonian Museum of African American History and Culture in Washington, DC. From Newark to Nairobi, Kool & the Gang have performed continuously longer than any R&B group in history and are the most sampled R&B band of all time, including by Madonna, JayZ, Beastie Boys, Janet Jackson, Cypress Hill and P. Diddy.
Not to mention their music on soundtracks from Rocky, Saturday Night Fever and Pulp Fiction to Wreck-It Ralph and many more.
01. Let’s Party
02. Movie Star
03. People Just Wanna Have Fun
04. We Are the Party
06. Na Na Na
07. Go Get It
08. Give Love
09. I Want It All
10. Heaven’s Gift
12. For the Woman In You
13. My Weakness
14. That’s What I Love About You
15. 99 Miles To Jc