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Kool and the Gang's Ronald 'Khalis' Bell: a musical chameleon and disco giant

15 days ago
Guardian MusicHe got his start at 13 alongside Richie Havens, but it was in the ever-changing jazz, soul and disco group that he made his mark. His legacy pulses through popRonald ‘Khalis’ Bell dies aged 68Ronald “Khalis” Bell was nothing if not an adaptab... more info

Kool & The Gang co-founder Ronald “Khalis” Bell dies, aged 68

15 days ago
DJmagHe passed away at his home in the US Virgin Islands more info

Ronald 'Khalis' Bell, Kool & the Gang co-founder and 'Celebration' songwriter, dies at 68

15 days ago
Detroit Free PressKool and the Gang co-founder and singer Robert Bell, who co-wrote songs like "Celebration," "Ladies Night" and "Jungle Boogie," has died at 68.             more info

Kool & the Gang Co-Founder Ronald ‘Khalis’ Bell Dies at 68

15 days ago
TimeBell wrote and composed some of Kool and the Gang's biggest songs including “Celebration,” “Cherish,” “Jungle Boogie” and “Summer Madness” more info

Kool & The Gang’s Ronald Bell Dead At 68

16 days ago
StereogumSinger and musician Ronald Bell, who founded the iconic funk and R&B group Kool & The Gang with his brother Robert, died on Tuesday, the New York Daily News reports. A publicicist confirmed the news, saying that he died suddenly at his Virgin Islan... more info

Craig Charles Funk & Soul Show 2020-08-22 Craig‘s Forty Funky Album #12 Kool and the Gang – Wild And Peaceful

32 days ago
Core News“At number 12 in Craig’s Funky Forty Album countdown he’s selected New Jersey funksters, Kool and the Gang with ‘Wild And Peaceful’. Tonight’s explosive 30-minute Trunk of Funk comes from the funky edit specialist, JR Dynamite.” Check o... more info

Lee Fields & The Expressions - "Wake Up" [R'n'B, Soul, Funk]

445 days ago
Totally Fuzzy"Wake Up" music video by Lee Fields & The ExpressionsAdded: 08-07-2019Genre : R'n'B, Soul, FunkDescription : Lee Fields & The Expressions - Wake UpTaken from Lee Fields & The Expressions album "It Rains Love" on Big Crown Records.Order the LP and CD ... more info

What's Going on Saturday?

833 days ago
Brooklyn VeganWand, King Gizzard, Shopping/Priests, Magnetic Fields, Kool and the Gang, Eartheater, Jayhawks, Kurt Vile, highlight Saturday's show options. Continue reading… more info

40 From 40: 1973

1170 days ago
Sweeping The NationClearing up another pre-Year Zero year as we continue through four decades of pop, one which features a lot of big important albums and international starmaking turns. Ziggy retired, Led Zeppelin got their private plane, CBGBs opens, we lost Gram Par... more info

Craig Charles Funk & Soul Show 2017-04-15 with Kool from Kool & The Gang

1258 days ago
Core News“This week we’re catching up with Kool from Kool & The Gang and we’ve got a 30 minute Wah Wah 45’s Trunk of Funk.” Check out other Craig Charles Funk & Soul shows here and subscribe to the feed to get good music in the future. Craig Charles... more info

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