Wild and Peaceful is the fourth studio album, and sixth album of new material released by the funk band Kool & the Gang, and is their commercial breakthrough album. The album was released in 1973 and was hugely successful on the Billboard R&B chart reaching and charting for 36 weeks. It also reached on the Pop charts, making it the band's first entry into that chart's Top 40. The album spawned the band's first 3 Top 10 singles.
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Although they seldom ventured beyond the R&B charts during this era, their music had far more bite than their later pop hits. These 16 cuts pay homage to Kool & the Gang's funk roots, and should be a revelation to those who only know them as the light ensemble behind .
Kool & The Gang Let's Go Dancin' (Ooh La, La, La) (Single Version). Kool & The Gang Celebration (Jason's Radio Remix). Kool & The Gang Cherish. Kool & The Gang Tonight. Kool & The Gang Hi Di Hi, Hi De Ho. 03:31. Kool & The Gang Misled. Kool & The Gang Steppin' Out. 03:32. On this page you can listen to the album, get information about the album, see the list of songs and much more. Listen online and stay in a good mood. Auto paging: Enabled Disable.
The secret to Kool & The Gang’s pollination is contained in their lifespan: not just that their catalog stretches across 44 years, but that they worked in so many styles, from soul jazz to hard funk, touching on disco before finding their commercial groove as a pop-funk act. The Kool in Kool & The Gang is bassist/singer Robert Kool Bell, who founded the first incarnation of the group with his brother, Khalis Bayyan (born Ronald Bell) when they were in high school.
Kool & the Gang are known to many as one of the greatest disco bands of all time. Although it took the New Jersey band a few albums to get serious critical attention, it was with album number four, Wild and Peaceful 1973) which contained "Jungle Boogie," one of their most popular singles. This Kool & the Gang discography is ranked from best to worst, so the top Kool & the Gang albums can be found at the top of the list.
In 1969 Kool & the Gang released their self-titled debut album/ It was the introduction to a theme, music is the message, that Kool & the Gang stands by today. The instrumental album was an expression of their deep love of music. It was also an introduction to their signature sound and the fierce horn arrangements created by Khalis, Dee Tee, and Spike. Next came The Best Of Kool & the Gang Featuring The Penguin, Kool & the Gang Live at PJ’S, Music Is The Message, and Good Times, all of which helped solidify a sound that wowed not only fans but such contemporaries as James Brown and Nina Simone. The band’s stellar reputation grew with each album, but 1973’s gold disc Wild & Peaceful took Kool & the Gang to another level ( R&B, Pop), spurred by the immortal party anthems Funky Stuff, Hollywood Swinging and the platinum smash Jungle Boogie.
Нравится слушателям: Marvin Gaye, Stevie Wonder, Diana Ross. 20th Century Masters: The Millennium Collection: The Best Of Kool & The Gang. The Very Best Of Kool & The Gang. Celebration: The Best Of Kool & The Gang (1979-1987). Celebrate! Kool & The Gang. Celebration, Morning Star.
|A5||Take It To The Top||4:18|
|B1||Get Down On It||6:08|
|B2||Take My Heart||4:04|
|B3||Hi De Hi, Hi De Ho||4:22|
|B4||Let's Go Dancin' (Ooh La La La)||4:54|
|B5||Good Time Tonight||4:59|
|508664||Kool & The Gang||At Their Best (LP, Comp)||De-Lite Records, Vogue||508664||France||1983|
|46 747 2||Kool & The Gang||At Their Best (Club-Edition) (LP, Comp)||De-Lite Records||46 747 2||Germany||1983|
|810 877-2||Kool & The Gang||At Their Best (CD, Comp)||De-Lite Records||810 877-2||Europe||1984|
|810 877-2||Kool & The Gang||At Their Best (CD, Comp)||De-Lite Records||810 877-2||Germany||Unknown|
|3038 (DSR-7000)||Kool & The Gang||At Their Best (LP, Comp)||De-Lite Records||3038 (DSR-7000)||Japan||1983|