Kool and the Gang or The Commodores? Go

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  1. Shawn@PRS

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    Which band and why?
     
  2. Tosca

    Tosca Death by a million mini-toggles...

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    You don’t really have to choose...they are on tour together this summer.
    I’ll take Earth Wind and Fire.
     
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  3. Lister

    Lister Playing guitar badly since the 70's...

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    Commodores.
    Why? Brick House baby!

    Ow, she's a brick house
    She's mighty-mighty, just lettin' it all hang out
    She's a brick house
    That lady's stacked and that's a fact
    Ain't holding nothing back
    Ow, she's a brick house
    Well put-together, everybody knows
    This is how the story goes

    She knows she got everything
    That a woman needs to get a man, yeah, yeah
    How can she lose with the stuff she use
    Thirty-six, twenty-four, thirty-six oh what a winning hand

    'Cause she's a brick house
    She's mighty-mighty, just lettin' it all hang out
    She's a brick house
    Ow, that lady stacked and that's a fact
    Ain't holding nothing back
    Ow, she's a brick house

    Yeah, she's the one, the only one, built like an amazon
    The clothes she wears, her sexy ways
    Make an old man wish for younger days, yeah, yeah
    She knows she's built and knows how to please
    Sure enough to knock a strong man to his knees

    'Cause she's a brick house
    Yeah, she's mighty mighty, just lettin' it all hang out
    She's a brick house
    The lady's stacked and that's a fact
    Ain't holding nothing back

    Shake it down, shake it down now
    Shake it down, shake it down now
    Shake it down, shake it down now
    Shake it down, shake it down now
    Shake it down, shake it down now
    Shake it down, shake it down now
    Shake it down, shake it down now
    Shake it down, shake it down now

    Brick house
    Yeah, she's mighty mighty, just lettin' it all hang out
    She's a brick house
    Yeah, she's the one, the only one, built like an amazon, yeah

    Shake it down, shake it down, shake it down now
    Shake it down, shake it down, shake it down now
    Shake it down, shake it down, shake it down now
    Shake it down, shake it down, shake it, shake it
    Shake it down, shake it down, shake it down now
    Shake it down, shake it down, shake it down now
    Shake it down, shake it down, shake it down now
    Shake it down, shake it down, shake it

    Ow, a brick house
     
  4. sergiodeblanc

    sergiodeblanc The pullout king.

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    Tough call, I gotta go with my gut and say Kool & the Gang though... but it’s close.
     
  5. jxe

    jxe babe en der wood

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    kool because



    and commodores get points off for ‘three times a lady’.
     
  6. sergiodeblanc

    sergiodeblanc The pullout king.

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    Cherish kinda cancels that out though, right?
     
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  7. JustRob

    JustRob Just a member

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    I take points off The Commodores because the stench of "Say You, Say Me" taints everything.
     
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  8. jxe

    jxe babe en der wood

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    unfair to count lionel’s solo stuff against the commodores, because of ‘endless love’. FATALITY

     
  9. AP515

    AP515 Mostly Normal

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    Commodores because the girl that took me to their concert in 1980 was HOT!
     
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  10. toothace

    toothace At least I'm good at dentistry

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    Commodores... for the solo guitar tone on "Easy"
     
  11. Huggy B

    Huggy B Fascinating!!! ....... but highly illogical.

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    Niether, both became way too pop.
    P Funk all the way.
    [​IMG]
     
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  12. Shawn@PRS

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    P Funk or Cameo?
     
  13. Huggy B

    Huggy B Fascinating!!! ....... but highly illogical.

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    That would be tough cause Cameo was so dope, but P-Funk had a much bigger imprint on the music world.
    Still gotta love Larry Blackmon and all his "OWWWW"s and "Say What"s.
     
  14. Shawn@PRS

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    ... and his cod piece :oops:
     
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  15. sergiodeblanc

    sergiodeblanc The pullout king.

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    Are we talkin’ Shake Your Pants or Word Up era?
     
  16. Huggy B

    Huggy B Fascinating!!! ....... but highly illogical.

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    I tried not to look down below his waist and concentrated more on the girls I was dancing with............... hey, it was a spandex pants booty era.:p
     
  17. Huggy B

    Huggy B Fascinating!!! ....... but highly illogical.

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    Two definitely different acts and you can't forget about that transition time when they put out "She's Strange" "Attack me with your love" and "Single Life", even though the later period was so huge, I still think "Alligator Woman" is one of the most unique songs ever written.

    I think U gotta take them as a whole.
     
  18. Huggy B

    Huggy B Fascinating!!! ....... but highly illogical.

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    Gotta love the fashion statements, and anybody that can put "your big behind, it makes me blind" in a song is a great lyricist.
     
  19. Steve's addiction

    Steve's addiction New Member

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    Kool and the gang lot of jazzy overtones in their songs
     
  20. walrus

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    Kool and P-funk!
     

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