Funky President (People It's Bad)

Album: Reality (1974)
Charted: 44
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  • Written and produced by James Brown, this song was influenced by Gerald Ford's presidential takeover after Richard Nixon's departure. Released as a single in 1974, it charted #4 R&B and #44 on the Hot 100. >>
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  • The song's rhythmic groove has been sampled on numerous Hip-Hop tracks, including DJ Jazzy Jeff & The Fresh Prince's "Summertime," Public Enemy's "Fight The Power" and Kanye West's "Clique."
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