The Clones of Dr. Funkenstein


The Clones of Dr. Funkenstein
The Clones of Dr. Funkenstein
Studio album by Parliament
Released July 20, 1976
Genre Funk
Length 40:11
Label Casablanca
Producer George Clinton
Parliament chronology
Mothership Connection
(1975)
The Clones of Dr. Funkenstein
(1976)
Live: P-Funk Earth Tour
(1977)
Professional ratings
Review scores
Source Rating
Allmusic 4.5/5 stars[1]
Billboard (favorable)[2]
Robert Christgau (B+)[3]
Rolling Stone 5/5 stars[4]

The Clones of Dr. Funkenstein is an album by funk band Parliament, released in the summer of 1976. The album is notable for featuring horn arrangements by ex-James Brown band member, Fred Wesley. The album charted at #20 on the Billboard pop chart and became Parliament's second album to be certified gold. Two singles were released off the album, "Do That Stuff", which charted at #22, and "Dr. Funkenstein" which charted at #43.[5]

Contents

Track listing

  1. "Prelude" – 1:40
  2. "Gamin' on Ya!" – 3:02
  3. "Dr. Funkenstein" – 5:46 (released as a single-Casablanca 875)
  4. "Children of Productions" – 3:57
  5. "Getten' to Know You" – 5:20
  6. "Do That Stuff" – 4:47 (released as a single-Casablanca 871 and 12" single-Casablanca NBX-871)
  7. "Everything is on the One" – 3:47
  8. "I've Been Watching You (Move Your Sexy Body)" – 6:01
  9. "Funkin' for Fun" – 5:56

Personnel

Vocals

Horns

Bass

Guitars

Drums & Percussion

Keyboards & Synthesizers

Extra Singing Clones

References

External links


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