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Craig Charles Funk & Soul Show 2020-05-30 Craig‘s Funky Forty Album #24 J.B.’s – Food For Thought

2 June, 2020 (13:36) | The Craig Charles Funk & Soul Show | By: Core News

“Dr Rubberfunk gives us part 2 of his beautifully crafted Trunk of Funk, taking us from 1995 through to the present day. Get in touch with 3 songs you’d love to hear on the show and we’ll share them with the nation, in The Spinage au Trois. At number 24 in Craig’s Funky Forty countdown, […]

Craig Charles Funk & Soul Show 2020-05-23 Craig‘s Funky Forty Album #25 Bobby Womack – Fly Me to The Moon

27 May, 2020 (09:00) | The Craig Charles Funk & Soul Show | By: Core News

“Dr Rubberfunk has crafted tonight’s 30-minute Trunk of Funk. At the beginning of the lockdown, Craig challenged Dr Rubberfunk to mix his life in music, starting in 1972, the year of the Rubberfunk’s birth. The mixtapes includes many of the big hitters from Average White Band, Bill Withers and a bit of Stevie. It’s a […]

Craig Charles Funk & Soul Show 2020-05-16 Craig‘s Forty Funky Album #26 Earth, Wind & Fire – That’s The Way of the World

19 May, 2020 (08:53) | The Craig Charles Funk & Soul Show | By: Core News

“At number 26 in Craig’s Funky Forty Album countdown it’s Earth, Wind & Fire with ’That’s The Way of the World’. The Patchouli Brothers will be giving us a raw jazz-funk, soul and disco, 30-minute Trunk of Funk. Hailing from Toronto, The Patchouli Brothers have been behind some of the finest disco edits released over […]

Craig Charles Funk & Soul Show 2020-05-09 Happy 70th Birthday Stevie Wonder

11 May, 2020 (13:14) | The Craig Charles Funk & Soul Show | By: Core News

“This weekend The Craig Charles Funk & Soul Show will be celebrating Stevie Wonder’s 70th Birthday, with an hour-long mix from producer and DJ Sam Redmore. Stevie Wonder signed with Motown’s Tamla label at just 11 years old and 2 years later became the youngest artist to have a number 1 record on the American […]

Craig Charles Funk & Soul Show 2020-05-02 Stay Home, Rave Safe Saturday

3 May, 2020 (11:59) | The Craig Charles Funk & Soul Show | By: Core News

“Get ready to party hard with The Craig Charles Funk and Soul Show, Stay Home Rave Safe! The Allergies will be getting behind the turntables, to bring you a bumping mix of hip-hop, funk, disco and beats. We’ll be getting into Soul II Soul’s album ‘Club Classics Volume 1’, as part of Craig’s Funk Forty […]

Craig Charles Funk & Soul Show 2020-04-25 Craig‘s Forty Funky Albums #29 Candi Staton – ‘I’m Just A Prisoner’

29 April, 2020 (10:41) | The Craig Charles Funk & Soul Show | By: Core News

“This week’s show is all about celebrating the music by women in funk and soul. Craig’s funky forty album countdown continues… and we’ve broken into the 20’s. At number 29, it’s Candi Staton’s 1969 album, ‘I’m Just A Prisoner’.” Check out other Craig Charles Funk & Soul shows here and subscribe to the feed to […]

Craig Charles Funk & Soul Show 2020-04-18 Craig‘s Forty Funky Album #31 Reuben Wilson and The Cost of Living – Got To Get Your Own

20 April, 2020 (13:40) | The Craig Charles Funk & Soul Show | By: Core News

“Craig’s funky forty album of the week, is Reuben Wilson and The Cost of Living – Got To Get Your Own. ‘Shaka Loves You’ will be taking care of tonight’s Trunk of Funk.” Check out other Craig Charles Funk & Soul shows here and subscribe to the feed to get good music in the future. […]

Craig Charles Funk & Soul Show 2020-04-11 Craig‘s Forty Funky Albums #31 Meters – Rejuvenation

13 April, 2020 (11:18) | The Craig Charles Funk & Soul Show | By: Core News

“The Meters – Rejuvenation is at #31 in Craig’s Funky Forty Album countdown. We catch up with James Hunter with the party app and Choi Records take care of The Trunk of Funk.” Check out other Craig Charles Funk & Soul shows here and subscribe to the feed to get good music in the future. […]

Craig Charles Funk & Soul Show 2020-04-04 Craig‘s Forty Funky Albums #32 Bill Withers – Still Bill

6 April, 2020 (08:23) | The Craig Charles Funk & Soul Show | By: Core News

“Following the sad news of Bill Withers passing, Craig will be playing tracks from his, ‘Still Bill’ album, as part of the Funky Forty album countdown.” Check out other Craig Charles Funk & Soul shows here and subscribe to the feed to get good music in the future. Craig Charles Funk & Soul Show 2020-04-04 […]

Craig Charles Funk & Soul Show 2020-03-28 Craig‘s Forty Funky Albums #33 Aretha Franklin – I Never Loved A Man The Way I Love You

30 March, 2020 (21:31) | The Craig Charles Funk & Soul Show | By: Core News

“Get ready for 3 hours of non-stop funky party starters, with The Craig Charles Funk & Soul Show. In ‘The Trunk of Funk’ Lance Ferguson from the Bamboos will be mixing the biggest funk and soul songs that’s coming out of Australia,. At number 33 in Craig’s forty funky albums it’s Aretha Franklin with ‘I […]

Craig Charles Funk & Soul Show 2020-03-21 Craig‘s Forty Funky Albums #34 Gil Scott-Heron – Piece Of A Man

22 March, 2020 (19:35) | The Craig Charles Funk & Soul Show | By: Core News

“The Craig Charles Funk and Soul show delivers a 3-hour party straight to your front room, with Mr Funky himself. Craig’s forty funky album countdown continues and at number 34 it’s Gil Scott-Heron with Piece of A Man. It was Gil’s first studio album and marked the first of several collaborations with Brian Jackson, who […]

Craig Charles Funk & Soul Show 2020-03-14 Craig’s Forty Funky Albums #35 Prince – 1999

15 March, 2020 (10:21) | The Craig Charles Funk & Soul Show | By: Core News

“Craig’s all-time Funky Forty album countdown continues…..and at number 35 it’s Prince with 1999. It was Prince’s fifth studio album, the first to feature his band the Revolution and could possibly be one of the biggest pop albums of all time. We’ll be sharing some of the big numbers and also digging into some of […]

Craig Charles Funk & Soul Show 2020-02-29 Craig‘s Forty Funky Albums #36 Funkadelic – Maggot Brain

1 March, 2020 (12:22) | The Craig Charles Funk & Soul Show | By: Core News

“Craig’s forty funky album countdown reaches number 36 with Funkadelic’s album Maggot Brain. The title track is in Rolling Stone magazine list of 100 greatest guitar songs but they describe the album as ‘a collection of competently performed but uninteresting and lyrically-thin funk songs’. We will let the 6 Music listener decide.” Check out other […]

Craig Charles Funk & Soul Show 2020-02-22 Craig‘s Forty Funky Albums #37 Sharon Jones – Naturally

27 February, 2020 (07:44) | The Craig Charles Funk & Soul Show | By: Core News

“Craig’s forty funky album countdown continues and at number 37, it’s Sharon Jones with Naturally. It’s a sharp contrast to her gritty debut album ‘Dap-Dippin’ as Sharon takes the follow up to the next level. The Woody Guthrie penned “This Land is Your Land”, was featured in the Academy award nominated motion picture, Up in […]

Craig Charles Funk & Soul Show 2020-02-15 Craig’s Forty Funky Albums #38 Charles Bradley – No Time For Dreaming

16 February, 2020 (18:34) | The Craig Charles Funk & Soul Show | By: Core News

“Craig counts down his Forty Funky albums and at number 38 it’s Charles Bradley with No Time For Dreaming. Before Charles Bradley put out music under his own name, he worked as a James Brown impersonator or as he would say a James Brown duplicator. But in 2011 he was spotted by the Daptone record […]