Say It Loud With Isaac Hayes - The Funk Story

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201A0120010228

Isaac Hayes presents a six-part series looking at the origins, music and performers of the musical movement known as funk.

In this first programme, he charts the evolution of the music from the early days of the last century when funk was founded through American blues artists to the present day.

201A0220010307

Isaac Hayes presents a six-part series looking at the origins, music and performers of the musical movement known as funk.

In this second programme, he concentrates on the burgeoning scene during the late 60s - one of funk's richest periods of output and development.

201A0320010314

Isaac Hayes presents a six-part series looking at the origins, music and performers of the musical movement known as funk.

This third programme focuses on the sounds of the 70s - when funk became an integral part of streetlife.

201A0420010321

Isaac Hayes presents a six-part series looking at the origins, music and performers of the musical movement known as funk.

This fourth edition tracks funk through the 70s into the 80s and onto the dance floor.

201A0520010328

Isaac Hayes presents a series looking at the origins, music and performers of funk.

In this edition, he brings the story of funk up to date and discusses the ethics of sampling.

He discovers how hip-hop has borrowed from the masters of funk, and looks at who is funky today.