Disco Funkers Kool & the Gang's concert in Port Adriano
No matter how old you are the music of Kool & the Gang will have played some part in your life; whether it be from their Jazz Funk days of the 70's, their massive commercial successes of the
80's and 90's or through their Rap sampled music in the 21st century.
Together for 50 years, the band still play hundreds of concerts a year to an army of fans spanning three generations. They've sold 70 million records including 31 gold and platinum albums, earned
numerous awards, are the second most sampled band of all time (after James Brown) and have have performed together continuously longer than any other R&B band in the world!
Their uncompromising Jazz based Funk stylings brought them major success in 1973 with their first Gold Disc 'Wild & Peaceful' which spawned dance floor anthems like Funky Stuff, Hollywood
Swinging and Jungle Boogie. In '79 they really hit the big time when 'Ladies' Night,' produced by Brazilian Disco Jazzer Eumir Deodato, stormed up the charts causing a massive outbreak of white
handbags and matching stillies in every Mecca ballroom in the world!
The Kool guys are in Mallorca at the swish Port Adriano sports harbour in El Toro, near Santa Ponsa on the 21st August. Just imagine sitting in the lush
surroundings of the harbour, luxury boats swaying gently in the breeze, sipping on a cool cocktail and tapping your foot to Get Down on It, Joanna, or Fresh. See, you're already humming the
Fancy it? Me too, I saw them 40 years ago and wouldn't mind going again. Tickets cost €42 or €82 for a VIP package and can be bought online at