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'Kid Funk': Musical Rarities from the 1970s

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'Kid Funk': Musical Rarities from the 1970s

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'Kid Funk': Musical Rarities from the 1970s

'Kid Funk': Musical Rarities from the 1970s

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Writer and designer Jennifer Sharpe collects musical oddities. This time, Sharpe shares some selections from an unusual genre she calls "kid funk," including 6-year-old Angela Simpson's 1970s rendition of Langston Hughes poetry.

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Angela Simpson: 'Lenox Ave.'

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Nancy Dupree and Her Rochester Schoolchildren: 'James Brown'

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Lucky Peterson: '1-2-3-4'

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