Kool & The Gang

Founded: 1964

Location: United States

Open artist Twitter
Open artist YouTube
Open artist website
Open artist Amazon Music Open artist Apple Music Open artist Spotify

Kool & The Gang

Kool & the Gang is an American R&B, soul, and funk band formed in Jersey City, New Jersey, in 1964. Its founding members include brothers Robert "Kool" Bell and Ronald Bell, Dennis "Dee Tee" Thomas, Robert "Spike" Mickens, Charles Smith, George Brown, Woodrow "Woody" Sparrow, and Ricky Westfield. They have undergone numerous changes in personnel and have explored many musical styles throughout their history, including jazz, rhythm and blues, soul, funk, disco, rock, and pop music. After settling on their name following several changes, the group signed to De-Lite Records and released their debut album, Kool and the Gang (1969).


1992 Unite
1969 Kool and the Gang
1972 Good Times
1972 Music Is the Message
1973 Wild and Peaceful

MusicBrainz content provided under the terms of the Data License
Wikipedia content provided under the terms of the Creative Commons BY-SA license

Join our community with our FREE weekly newsletter