The new editions are being celebrated with Urban Legends' unveiling of a co-branded 'Chocolate City'-inspired recipe video.
Four mighty strings and 50 mighty players: the best bassists are the ones who carve out signature sounds and play as many memorable licks as the guitarists.
The Godfather of Soul had somethin’ that made him wanna shout, as he entered the Hot 100 on 3 October 1970.
Stubblefield joined the Godfather's band in 1965 and became one of his two drummers of choice into the early 1970s.
John Blackwell Jr, formerly the drummer with Prince's New Power Generation and Patti LaBelle has died of a brain tumour aged 43
The Official Rhythm & Blues Hall of Fame on 21 August will induct Fats Domino, Sam & Dave, Prince, Smokey Robinson, the Supremes and others.
What is funk? Some say it’s all about the groove, for others it’s the attitude, the glide in your stride, the dip in yo’ hip. Time to immerse yourself...