The Foote Files: Rufus ThomasRufus Thomas (1917-2001) was a R&B/soul singer, active from 1936-1998, and charted four times on Billboard from 1963-1971, with three of those four in 1970 and 1971.
The Foote Files: Lipps, Inc. And FunkytownFunkytown stayed #1 in the U.S. for four weeks in May/June 1980.
Sharon Jones, Soul Singer With Dap-Kings, Dead at 60Funk, soul and R&B singer Sharon Jones died on Friday of pancreatic cancer. She was 60.
Rap's Arrested Development Still Making Music On Their TermsThe hip-hop group Arrested Development is still making music on their own terms by releasing two new albums this year, one that is a free download and another one for sale.
8th Annual Bone Bash Spreads 'Ghoul' Will TonightThe 'undead' will liven up tonight's Arthritis Bone Bash Gala at the Perot Museum when a zombie flash mob pops up unexpectedly.
Jane Is Worried About Her Funky Feet, Groupon RespondsOn today's show Jane lamented about some funk that she recently found growing on her feet. Armen, being the brave soul he is, snapped a pic of her little piggies and tossed it out to the social masses in search of a cure.