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VH1's 'Rock Docs' to cover funk origins, EDM, Sharon Jones' comeback
VH1's 'Rock Docs' to cover funk origins, EDM, Sharon Jones' comeback

The evolution of funk music, Napster and Sharon Jones’ battle with cancer are among the topics that will get the documentary treatment for VH1, the network announced on Thursday. VH1 revealed its slate of upcoming films as part of its Emmy Award-winning “Rock Docs” franchise. First to arrive is “Finding the Funk,” which explores the history and evolution of funk music and its impact on hip-hop and house music. PHOTOS: Iconic rock guitars and their owners Narrated by the Roots’ Ahmir “Questlove” Thompson, the documentary, premiering Feb. 4, will trace the funk explosion from Dayton, Ohio, to Detroit and include interviews with Sly Stone,...

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