It’s A Love Thang!
[quoteicon author=”Sista ToFunky, Curator, The Museum of UnCut Funk”]
[intro-paragraph]I LOVE BLAXPLOITATION!!![/intro-paragraph]
That’s right, BLAXPLOITATION, I love it and I am not ashamed to admit it!
The 1970’s in general and 1970’s Black culture specifically “are hot” again. As far as I am concerned, this very funky decade never really stopped being hot, it has just taken the rest of the world some time to catch up and show some respect.
1970’s funk is everywhere, such as the proliferation of 1970’s funk and r&b music used in advertising and as samples in hip hop music, the resurgence of a funky sense of style with afros, cornrows and throwback fashions and the pimped out attitude and swagger that is even being shown by our new Black, Hip, Funky President. Now just where do you think all of his funkiness came from…