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Craig takes you through his funky alphabet in The A-Z of Funk, starting off with music from Alabama and ending with funky drummer Zigaboo Modeliste.

Craig takes you through his funky alphabet in the A-Z of Funk. Throughout 2013 he's been asking you, the trusted 6 Music listeners to suggest tracks to be included in his A-Z of Funk. Throughout the 3 hours Craig will take you on a musical journey starting off with music from Alabama and ending up with the funky drummer Zigaboo Modeliste.

3 hours

Last on

Sat 21 Dec 2013 18:00

Music Played

  • Bobby Womack

    Across 110th Street

    • Universal.
  • Maceo Parker

    Homeboy

    • ESC.
  • The Apples

    In The Air

    • Freestyle.
  • Beverley Knight

    When You Gonna Learn?

    • Hurricane.
  • The Bo-Keys

    Got To Get Back To My Baby

    • Electrophonic.
  • Robert Johnson

    Crossroads Blues

    • Columbia.
  • Charles Bradley

    Hurricane

    • Daptone.
  • Stevie Wonder

    Uptight (Everything’s Alright)

    • Motown.
  • Si Cranstoun

    Dynamo

    • Galley Music.
  • Etta James

    Only A Fool

    • Kent Soul.
  • Earth, Wind & Fire

    Shining Star

    • Columbia.
  • Funkadelic

    One Nation Under A Groove

    • Warner Brothers.
  • Fred Wesley and The J.B.’s

    Blow Your Head

    • Polydor.
  • Stevie Wonder

    Mercy Mercy Me (The Ecology)

    • Motown.
  • Gregory Porter

    Liquid Spirit

    • Blue Note.
  • The Miracles

    Mickey's Monkey

    • Tamla.
  • Herman Kelly

    Dance To The Drummer's Beat

    • BGP.
  • The Isley Brothers

    This Old Heart Of Mine (Is Weak For You)

    • Universal.
  • The Impressions

    People Get Ready

    • Kent Soul.
  • James Brown

    Sex Machine

    • Polydor.
  • The James Taylor Quartet

    Blow Up

    • Acid Jazz.
  • King Curtis

    Memphis Soul Stew

    • Ace.
  • Jean Knight

    Mr Big Stuff

    • Universal.
  • Lonnie Liston Smith

    Expansions

    • RCA.
  • Luther Vandross

    Never Too Much

    • Sony.
  • Marlena Shaw

    Woman Of The Ghetto

    • Soul Brother Records.
  • Martha High

    No More Heartaches

    • Freestyle.
  • Eddie Bo

    Hook And Sling

    • Scram.
  • The New Mastersounds

    Give Me A Minute

    • One Note.
  • Otis Redding

    Respect (Live)

    • Stax.
  • Hidden Jazz Quartett

    High Heels (Lack of Afro Remix) (feat. Omar)

    • White.
  • Prince

    D.M.S.R.

    • Warner Brothers.
  • Wilson Pickett

    Land Of 1,000 Dances

    • Atlantic.
  • Aretha Franklin

    Respect

    • Atlantic.
  • The Quantic Soul Orchestra

    Pushin' On (feat. Alice Russell)

    • Tru Thoughts.
  • Martha Reeves

    Heatwave

    • Motown.
  • Chic

    Good Times

    • Atlantic.
  • Sharon Jones and the Dap‐Kings

    Keep On Looking

    • Daptone.
  • The Staple Singers

    Respect Yourself

    • Kent.
  • The Temptations

    Cloud Nine

    • Motown.
  • Rufus Thomas

    Do The Funky Penguin

    • Stax.
  • Freda Payne

    Unhooked Generation

    • Invictus.
  • Bill Withers

    Use Me

    • CBS.
  • Vicki Anderson

    No More Heartaches No More Pain

    • BGP.
  • The Vibrettes

    Humpty Dump

    • BGP.
  • Edwin Starr

    War

    • Motown.
  • Chuck Brown & The Soul Searchers

    We Need Money

    • T.T.E.D..
  • Xavier

    Work That Sucker To Death

    • Liberty.
  • El Combo Xingo

    Hot Pants

    • Guerilla.
  • Youngblood Brass Band

    Ain't Nobody

    • Tru Thoughts.
  • Sam Cooke

    You Send Me

    • Keen.
  • Zapp

    More Bounce To The Ounce

    • Warner Bros.
  • Zuco 103

    Nunca Mais

    • Six Degrees.

Broadcast

  • Sat 21 Dec 2013 18:00