Peep this documentary on funk and the bands and artists that made it all happen. It takes you from James Brown to Kool & The Gang and lots more. It tells the story of black American music and how it evolved from funk to more main stream to disco to hiphop to contemporary R ‘n B and its impact on society. The best part is the live footage from the bands, interviews with artists. The BBC always makes dope documentary while this is not the most comprehensive documentary on the funk it is a great start for the beginning funkateer.