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Soul Masters

Baby, This Is Forever

Rise Up

Sing A Simple Song

Keep On Dancing
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Biography:
Birth Place: Tuskegee, Alabama, U.S.
Years Active: 1968–present
Genres: Funk, Soul, Disco

The Commodores is an American funk/soul band of the 1970s and 1980s. The members of the group met as freshmen at Tuskegee Institute (now Tuskegee University) in 1968, and signed with Motown in November 1972. The Commodores have sold over 75 million records worldwide. This group is best known for their ballads, such as "Easy" and "Three Times a Lady", but, for the most part, the group mainly recorded funky, driven dance-floor hits which include "Brick House", "Say Yeah", "Fancy Dancer", and "Too Hot Ta Trot". "Machine Gun", the instrumental title track from the band's debut album, became a staple at American sporting events, and is similarly featured in many films, including “Boogie Nigh... Continue Bio >>

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