In 1970, a new strand of Rhythm and Blues (R&B) was hitting the airwaves, funk music. Whereas Hall & Oates might have raised a few eyebrows within the R&B music community, eyes have been opened broadly when George Michael, a former member of Pop teen group Wham!, won a Grammy for the best “black” album in 1989. One other popular, however quick-lived group, with extra pronounced R&B roots was Levert, whose lead singer, Gerald Levert, was the son of ‘Jays lead vocalist Eddie Levert.
The dancing represents physique movements that go along with the beat and rhythm of hip hop music. Numerous R&B feminine artists have made a robust impression within the music industry and set the stage for many more similar to Aretha Franklin and Tina Turner.
His most profitable music so far, “Smack That” got he...Read More