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Family Affair

Sly and the Family Stone are the perfect example of a family band. Sly brought in his brother Freddy on guitar and vocals and sister Rose on piano and vocals. 1,007 more words

Popular Music History

Everyday People - Lyrics

Title  Everyday People
Composer  Sylvester Stewart “Sly Stone”
Composition’s Year  1968
First Recording Artist  Sly and the Family Stone
Aretha’s First Recording Year  1991

Lyrics… 703 more words

Aretha Franklin

Family Affair

Family Affair

On Christmas Day a postcard came
for Emmie for New Rochelle, New York
her mother wrote:
“I hope you call your father on Christmas. 540 more words

Poetry

Daryl Hall and Sharon Jones - Hot Fun In The Summertime (Live from Daryl's House in 2010)

“Hot Fun In The Summertime” is the kind of song you want to hear when you’re sitting on your porch, it’s hot out, and you’re drinking something cold. 43 more words

Music

Classic Music Review: Stand! by Sly and the Family Stone

Soul music went through its psychedelic period, too, thanks in large part to Sly Stone. The transformation wasn’t quite as drastic as in rock: the songs became longer and there was more effect-coated guitar work, but The Temptations still sounded like The Temptations. 2,047 more words

Classic Music Reviews