|Stylistic oreegins||Soul muisic wi a greater emphasis on beats, influences frae rhythm an blues, jazz an psychedelic rock|
|Cultural oreegins||Mid-1960s, Unitit States|
|Teepical instruments||Bass guitar, electric guitar, drums, keybuirds (Piano in the 1960s, Hammond organ, clavinet, synthesizer), horns, congas|
|Derivative forms||Disco, hip hop, boogie, electro, contemporary R&B, liquid funk, house muisic, new jack swing|
Funk is a muisic genre that oreeginatit in the mid tae late 1960s when African-American muisicians creatit a rhythmic, danceable new form o muisic through a mixtur o soul muisic, jazz, an R&B.
- ↑ Presence and pleasure: the funk grooves of James Brown and Parliament, p.3