BOOTSY COLLINS


BIO: William Earl "Bootsy" Collins is an American funk bassist, singer, and songwriter. Rising to prominence with James Brown in the late 1960s, and with Parliament-Funkadelic in the '70s, Collins's driving ... Wikipedia Born: October 26, 1951 (age 61), Cincinnati Spouse: Patti Collins Music groups: Funkadelic (1972), Parliament-Funkadelic, The J.B.'s, More Siblings: Catfish Collins Songs Maggot Brain 1971 Not Just Knee Deep Give Up the Funk / May We Funk You One Nation Under a Groove 1978 Cosmic Slop 1973

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New Bootsy Collins Song 'Stars' To Support MusiCares COVID-19 Relief Fund Photo New Bootsy Collins Song 'Stars' To Support MusiCares COVID-19 Relief Fund
by BWW News Desk - June 15, 2020

Bootsy Collins is stepping up to help musicians who are struggling financially because of the coronavirus pandemic....
Jazz Foundation of America Announces '#TheNewGig' To Benefit Its Musicians' Emergency Photo Jazz Foundation of America Announces '#TheNewGig' To Benefit Its Musicians' Emergency Fund
by TV News Desk - May 07, 2020

Seeking to address widespread financial need in the musical community following the shuttering of live performances amid the international health emergency, the Jazz Foundation of America will present a star-studded online video concert '#TheNewGig' benefiting its COVID-19 Musicians' Emergency Fund ...
Jazz Foundation Of America Presents Online Concert #THENEWGIG For Musicians' Emergenc Photo Jazz Foundation Of America Presents Online Concert #THENEWGIG For Musicians' Emergency Fund, Featuring Jon Batiste, Elvis Costello, Sheryl Crow, and More!
by BWW News Desk - May 07, 2020

Seeking to address widespread financial need in the musical community following the shuttering of live performances amid the international health emergency, the Jazz Foundation of America will present a star-studded online video concert '#TheNewGig' benefiting its COVID-19 Musicians' Emergency Fund ...
Kali Uchis Shares TO FEEL ALIVE EP Photo Kali Uchis Shares TO FEEL ALIVE EP
by TV News Desk - April 24, 2020

Grammy- and Latin Grammy-nominated artist Kali Uchis unveils the TO FEEL ALIVE EP today, a collection of demos made during her time in quarantine. Uchis' second studio album is due later this year....
Kali Uchis Unveils Music Video For 'Solita' Photo Kali Uchis Unveils Music Video For 'Solita'
by TV News Desk - December 18, 2019

Grammy-and Latin Grammy-nominated artist¬†Kali Uchis¬†unveils music video for new track ‚ÄúSolita‚ÄĚ today....
Kali Uchis Debuts New Song 'Solita' Photo Kali Uchis Debuts New Song 'Solita'
by TV News Desk - December 04, 2019

Grammy- and Latin Grammy-nominated artist¬†Kali Uchis¬†debuts a new song, ‚ÄúSolita,‚ÄĚ today. Produced by¬†Tainy¬†(J Balvin, Bad Bunny), the track is Uchis' first bilingual single....
Sam Moore To Perform With Garth Brooks On 'Grammy Salute To Music Legends' Photo Sam Moore To Perform With Garth Brooks On 'Grammy Salute To Music Legends'
by TV News Desk - October 17, 2019

Sam Moore¬†and¬†Dave Prater¬†‚Äď the groundbreaking duo,¬†Sam & Dave,¬†who brought their gospel roots to Soul music, were one of the primary chart stars at the Stax and Atlantic labels in the '60s. Bringing the passion of call and response to their wailing soul side, the duo were honored by The Recording A...
PBS to Air GRAMMY SALUTE TO MUSIC LEGENDS Photo PBS to Air GRAMMY SALUTE TO MUSIC LEGENDS
by TV News Desk - August 27, 2019

In collaboration with PBS' 'Great Performances' series,¬†the Recording Academy presents 'GRAMMY Salute To Music Legends¬ģ,' the fourth annual all-star concert offering a primetime spotlight for the Academy's 2019 Special Merit Awards recipients. Recorded in May at Los Angeles' Dolby Theatre, the event...
Gov't Mule to Perform at the Capitol Center for the Arts Photo Gov't Mule to Perform at the Capitol Center for the Arts
by TV News Desk - August 12, 2019

 Gov't Mule returns to the Capitol Center for the Arts (CCA; Concord, NH) on Wednesday, September 18, 2019 at 7:30PM.  The show is presented by the CCA and Kirschner Concerts....
Freekbass Announces Tour Dates Photo Freekbass Announces Tour Dates
by TV News Desk - August 09, 2019

Freekbass, hailed by the legendary Bootsy Collins as ‚Äúthe new spiritual warrior for the funk,‚ÄĚ has served up his new album¬†All The Way This. All The Way That.¬†on the exciting new¬†Color Red¬†imprint out now. He is taking the new album on tour kicking off with the opening performance at the Cincinnati ...
Grace Kelly Wins Song Of The Year In John Lennon Songwriting Contest Photo Grace Kelly Wins Song Of The Year In John Lennon Songwriting Contest
by BWW News Desk - August 02, 2019

‚ÄúFeels Like Home,‚ÄĚ a soulful country ballad written by Yamaha Artist and saxophonist Grace Kelly has been named ‚ÄúSong of the Year‚ÄĚ in the annual John Lennon Songwriting Contest....
Freekbass Announces New Album 'All The Way This. All The Way That.' Photo Freekbass Announces New Album 'All The Way This. All The Way That.'
by TV News Desk - April 16, 2019

Freekbass, hailed by the legendary Bootsy Collins as ‚Äúthe new spiritual warrior for the funk,‚ÄĚ is ready to serve up his new album¬†All The Way This. All The Way That.¬†on the exciting new¬†Color Red¬†imprint on¬†May 31, 2019. The highly anticipated album embodies the past, present, and future of funk mus...
Recording Academy Announces the GRAMMY SALUTE TO MUSIC LEGENDS on May 11 Photo Recording Academy Announces the GRAMMY SALUTE TO MUSIC LEGENDS on May 11
by TV News Desk - April 11, 2019

The Recording Academy will honor its 2019 Special Merit Awards recipients with 'GRAMMY Salute To Music Legends¬ģ,' an awards ceremony and live tribute concert on Saturday, May 11, 2019, at Dolby Theatre in Los Angeles. This year's Lifetime Achievement Award honorees are Black Sabbath, George Clinton ...
GRiZ Releases Album 'Ride Waves' Featuring Wiz Khalifa, Snoop Dogg Photo GRiZ Releases Album 'Ride Waves' Featuring Wiz Khalifa, Snoop Dogg
by TV News Desk - April 05, 2019

Today, multi-instrumentalist producer and performer GRiZ has released his fifth studio album, Ride Waves. Drenched in the creative passion and cultural connectivity of the artist, the LP sees GRiZ immerse himself into the soundscapes of his influences and the causes of today....
Wiz Khalifa Joins GRiZ On FIND MY OWN WAY Photo Wiz Khalifa Joins GRiZ On FIND MY OWN WAY
by BWW News Desk - March 15, 2019

In the lead up to his anticipated new album¬†Ride Waves, GRiZ¬†shares final single¬†‚ÄúFind My Own way,‚Ä̬†a collaboration with 10-time¬†GRAMMY-nominated rapper Wiz Khalifa. With the positive energy of the¬†Harlem Gospel Choir¬†embedded into its core,¬†‚ÄúFind My Own Way‚Ä̬†takes listeners on a feel-good ride thro...
Rajan Chelliah to Release New Single Photo Rajan Chelliah to Release New Single
by BWW News Desk - February 14, 2019

Rajan Chelliah, known for his unique blend of rock and R&B, is set to release ‚ÄúTennis,‚ÄĚ a new single from his upcoming album....
Kali Uchis Announces Co-Headlining Tour with Jorja Smith Photo Kali Uchis Announces Co-Headlining Tour with Jorja Smith
by TV News Desk - February 12, 2019

Following a sold-out run across North America last year, Kali Uchis confirms a spring co-headline tour with Jorja Smithtoday. Stops include New York's The Theater at Madison Square Garden, D.C.'s Anthem, Chicago's Aragon Ballroom and Los Angeles' Greek Theatre among many others. Pre-sale tickets for...
Trip Rexx Drops ENVELOPE Single & Music Video Photo Trip Rexx Drops ENVELOPE Single & Music Video
by BWW News Desk - January 29, 2019

Today, Toronto-born and Denver-based rapper, singer, multi-instrumentalist, and producer Trip Rexx unveils his new single'Envelope.'...
Stones' Vocalist Bernard Fowler Releasing Album of Stones' Interpretations Photo Stones' Vocalist Bernard Fowler Releasing Album of Stones' Interpretations
by BWW News Desk - January 28, 2019

Bernard Fowler is most widely known by millions of people around the world as the longtime collaborator and backing vocalist for the Rolling Stones, a position he has proudly held for 31 years and counting.  His dynamic vocals have appeared on hundreds of albums for artists as diverse as Herbie Hanc...
GRiZ Announces New Album, Releases Single 'I'm Good' Featuring Wiz Khalifa, Snoop Dog Photo GRiZ Announces New Album, Releases Single 'I'm Good' Featuring Wiz Khalifa, Snoop Dogg
by TV News Desk - January 23, 2019

Every time GRiZ puts his mind to something, it's a moment. It's a fleshed-out idea, a fruit of commitment and passion, not an idea thrown at a wall and moved on from. Today, multi-instrumentalist, artist, producer, philanthropist and LGBTQ advocate, GRiZ, announces his sixth studio album, Ride Waves...
Maurissa Rose Announces Live Tribute to Phyllis Hyman Photo Maurissa Rose Announces Live Tribute to Phyllis Hyman
by TV News Desk - November 08, 2018

The beloved R&B songstress, MAURISSA ROSE, has announced her live musical tribute to the beautiful, late jazz singer, PHYLLIS HYMAN....
Kali Uchis Debuts Video For JUST A STRANGER Photo Kali Uchis Debuts Video For JUST A STRANGER
by BWW News Desk - October 29, 2018

Kali Uchis¬†unveils the¬†BRTHR-directed video for ‚ÄúJust A Stranger‚ÄĚ today‚ÄĒwatch¬†here. The song features¬†Steve Lacy¬†and is taken from Uchis' massively acclaimed¬†debut album¬†Isolation, out now on¬†Interscope¬†Records....
Ringo Starr Honors John Lennon Songwriting Contest Winner Photo Ringo Starr Honors John Lennon Songwriting Contest Winner
by TV News Desk - October 03, 2018

The¬†John Lennon Songwriting Contest¬†(JLSC), the preeminent, international songwriting contest open to amateur and professional songwriters, named Jasmine Crowe and Josh Anderson the winners of the coveted ‚ÄúOWC $20,000 Song of the Year‚ÄĚ, the highest honor bestowed by the contest, for their original s...
JAGMAC, Radio Disney's 'Next Big Thing,' to Release Highly Anticipated Debut EP Tomor Photo JAGMAC, Radio Disney's 'Next Big Thing,' to Release Highly Anticipated Debut EP Tomorrow
by BWW News Desk - September 06, 2018

Radio Disney's 'NBT' (Next Big Thing), JAGMAC, will release their highly anticipated debut studio EP 'Right Back With You' this Friday through Unitas Entertainment LLC. Recorded in Los Angeles, California and produced by Jayme David Silverstein (Miguel, Kaskade, and Morgan Page), Tommy Hubbard & Ric...
Kali Uchis Debuts Video For Acoustic Version Of DEAD TO ME Photo Kali Uchis Debuts Video For Acoustic Version Of DEAD TO ME
by BWW News Desk - July 26, 2018

Kali Uchis unveils a new video for a previously unheard acoustic of "Dead To Me" today-watch it here. The original version is taken from Uchis' massively acclaimed debut album Isolation, out now and named to Best of 2018 lists from the likes of Rolling Stone, Esquire, Vulture, Genius, Billboard,Cosm...