Giving Credit Where Credit’s Not Due [Funk Radio E102]

Today we have a few laughs about funky bands, songs and even genders that we commonly get mixed up. These confused pairs may have a similar sound, similar names, or both.


We all make mistakes, especially here on Funk Radio! Sometimes we will love a song and the band who performs it, until we realize we totally had the band wrong. Or the song. Or the song name is another band’s name. Or the woman singer is actually a man. Needess to say it can get a bit confusing, so we attempt to clear up some personal examples and discuss the reasoning behind them.

Support the artists we mentioned in this episode!

“Cotton Candy” by the Sylvers

“My Guy” by Mary Wells

“Baby Love” by the Supremes

“Games People Play” by the Spinners

“Baby I’m for Real” by the Originals

“Dazz” by Brick

“Let it Whip” by Dazz Band

“Walk On By” by Dionne Warwick

“Killing Me Softly With His Song” by Roberta Flack

“Candy Girl” by New Edition

“Let’s Go Round Again” by Average White Band

“Turn Back the Hands of Time” by Tyrone Davis

“Hands of Time” by Groove Armada

“What You Won’t Do for Love” by Bobby Caldwell

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