Norment, Lynn
November 1986
Ebony;Nov1986, Vol. 42 Issue 1, p70
The article focuses on Kool & the Gang, a well-known singing group of the 1980s. The group's hit single "Celebration" is a popular song often played during parties and was even used by Wendy's restaurants in its promotional campaign across the U.S. It mentions the details of how Kool & the Gang started through brothers Kool and Ronald Bell together with their friends, its low periods from 1976-1979 and the recruitment of lead singer James Taylor, who led the group back in the charts again.


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