Top 100 Funk Songs of All Time (with Spotify Playlist)

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Funk songs are the heartbeat of rhythm and soul.

They’re the heartbeat of the party, the tunes that make you want to dance, and the melodies that can brighten your day.

Get ready to get your groove on as we dive into the exciting world of Funk Songs with our list of the Top 100 Funk Songs of All Time!

So, let’s put on our dancing shoes and explore.

You’ll surely enjoy this compilation of pure funk songs from various artists.

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And if you are looking for a Spotify playlist of these songs, we’ve got it for you:

1. “Super Freak” by Rick James

Rick James - Super Freak (Official Music Video)

“Super Freak” by Rick James Guitar Tab

We’re starting our funk songs journey with a real classic – “Super Freak” by the amazing Rick James.

This funk song is so catchy and full of energy that it’s impossible not to start dancing when you hear it.

2. “Brick House” by The Commodores

The Commodores - Brick House

“Brick House” by Commodores Guitar Tab

“Brick House” by The Commodores is another one of the funk songs that’s hard to resist.

With its funky bassline and cool vocals, it’ll make you feel like you’re at a groovy party.

3. “Play That Funky Music” by Wild Cherry

Wild Cherry - Play That Funky Music

“Play That Funky Music” by Wild Cherry Guitar Tab

“Play That Funky Music” by Wild Cherry is a funk song that does exactly what it says – it makes you want to play funky music and dance along.

This one’s a real crowd-pleaser.

4. “Superstition” by Stevie Wonder

Stevie Wonder - Superstition (1974)

“Superstition” by Stevie Wonder Guitar Tab

Stevie Wonder’s “Superstition” is a timeless funk song that oozes pure, unadulterated funkiness.

The funky clavinet riff combined with Stevie’s powerful vocals creates a spellbinding sensation that’s hard to resist.

5. “Get Down on It” by Kool & The Gang”

Kool & The Gang - Get Down On It

“Get Down On It” by Kool and The Gang Guitar Tab

Kool & The Gang knows how to deliver the funk, and “Get Down on It” is a shining example.

This funk song is an absolute crowd-pleaser, and you won’t be able to resist hitting the dance floor when it starts playing.

6. “Funky Town” by Lipps Inc.

Lipps Inc. - Funkytown (1980)

“Funky Town” by Lipps Inc. Guitar Tab

If you’re searching for a funk song that transports you to funky beats and groovy vibes, then “Funky Town” by Lipps Inc. is your ticket to that destination.

This disco-funk classic is an invitation to let loose and dance like nobody’s watching.

7. “Pick Up the Pieces” by Average White Band”

Average White Band - Pick up the pieces

“Pick Up The Pieces” by Average White Band Guitar Tab

“Pick Up the Pieces” by Average White Band is an instrumental funk song that’s impossible not to love.

Its catchy saxophone melody and tight rhythm section make it an absolute standout in the world of Funk Songs.

8. “Le Freak” by Chic”

CHIC - Le Freak (Official Music Video)

“Le Freak” by The Chic Guitar Tab

Chic’s “Le Freak” epitomizes disco-funk, and it’s a funk song that’ll keep you grooving all night long.

Nile Rodgers’ funky guitar riff is as iconic as they come, and it’s impossible not to dance to its infectious beat.

9. “Stayin’ Alive” by Bee Gees

Bee Gees - Stayin' Alive (Official Music Video)

“Stayin’ Alive” by Bee Gees Guitar Tab

The Bee Gees may be renowned for their disco hits, but “Stayin’ Alive” is a funk song that’s funky in its own right.

The infectious bassline and the iconic falsetto vocals will put you on the dance floor.

 10. “Uptown Funk” by Mark Ronson ft. Bruno Mars

Mark Ronson - Uptown Funk (Official Video) ft. Bruno Mars

“Uptown Funk” by Mark Ronson Feat Bruno Mars Guitar Tab

“Uptown Funk” is a contemporary Funk Song that channels the spirit of funk legends while infusing a modern twist.

Mark Ronson and Bruno Mars serve up an irresistibly funky performance that’s bound to get you moving and shaking.

11. “I Got You (I Feel Good)” by James Brown

James Brown - I Got You (I Feel Good) (Visualizer)

“I Got You (I Feel Good) by The James Brown Band Guitar Tab

James Brown, the Godfather of Soul, blesses us with “I Got You (I Feel Good),”.

It’s a funk song that will lift your spirits and get your body moving.

It’s impossible not to feel good when this song starts playing.

12. “Jungle Boogie” by Kool & The Gang

Kool & The Gang - Jungle Boogie (Soul Train 1974)

“Jungle Boogie” by Kool and The Gang Guitar Tab

Kool & The Gang makes another exhilarating appearance on our list with “Jungle Boogie.”

This instrumental funk song is a wild ride through the jungle of funk, and you’ll want to dance like Tarzan to its infectious beat.

13. “Get Up (I Feel Like Being a) Sex Machine” by James Brown

James Brown Get up, i feel like being a sex machine

“Get Up (I Feel Like Being A) Sex Machine” by James Brown Guitar Tab

James Brown returns with a funk song declaring independence – “Get Up (I Feel Like Being a) Sex Machine.”

The tight rhythm and Brown’s exuberant vocals make this song a Funky anthem.

14. “Funky Cold Medina” by Tone-Loc

Tone loc - funky cold medina

“Funky Cold Medina” by Tone-Loc Guitar Tab

Tone-Loc’s “Funky Cold Medina” is a funky hip-hop hit that’ll make you want to bust a move.

The funky samples and Tone-Loc’s smooth rhymes are the epitome of funk songs’ coolness.

15. “Give It Away” by Red Hot Chili Peppers

Red Hot Chili Peppers - Give It Away [Official Music Video]

“Give It Away” by Red Hot Chili Peppers Guitar Tab

The Red Hot Chili Peppers bring their unique brand of funk-rock to the table with “Give It Away.”

This funk song is a high-energy blast of funk that’ll have you jumping and dancing like there’s no tomorrow.

16. “Let’s Groove” by Earth, Wind & Fire

Earth, Wind & Fire - Let's Groove (Official HD Video)

“Let’s Groove” by Earth, Wind & Fire Guitar Tab

Earth, Wind & Fire make a comeback with “Let’s Groove,” a funk song inviting you to dance and have a good time.

It’s impossible not to join the groove when this song starts playing.

17. “Boogie Oogie Oogie” by A Taste of Honey

A Taste Of Honey Boogie Oogie Oogie

“Boogie Oogie Oogie” by A Taste Of Honey Guitar Tab

“Boogie Oogie Oogie” by A Taste of Honey is a funk song that encourages you to boogie down with its upbeat tempo and groovy bassline.

It’s a classic that’s stood the test of time.

18. “Dancing in the Street” by Martha and the Vandellas

MARTHA and THE VANDELLAS - Dancing In The Street (1964) (Remastered)

“Dancing In The Streets” by Martha And The Vandellas Guitar Tab

“Dancing in the Street” by Martha and the Vandellas is a classic funk song that celebrates the joy of dancing.

19. “Superfly” by Curtis Mayfiel

Curtis Mayfield - Superfly

“Superfly” by Curtis Mayfield Guitar Tab

Curtis Mayfield’s “Superfly” is a funk song that oozes coolness and groove.

Its soulful vocals and jazzy undertones remind it of the depth and versatility of funk songs.

20. “Ain’t Nobody” by Rufus & Chaka Kha

Rufus and Chaka Khan - Ain't Nobody [HD Remaster] (Official Video)

“Ain’t Nobody” by Chaka Khan Guitar Tab

“Ain’t Nobody” by Rufus & Chaka Khan is a funk song about love and dancing.

Chaka Khan’s powerful voice and funky rhythms will have you swaying and moving in no time.

21. “Cissy Strut” by The Meters

The Meters - Cissy Strut

“Cissy Strut” by Meters Guitar Tab

The Meters’ “Cissy Strut” is an instrumental funk song that lets the music do the talking.

Its groovy guitar and catchy organ melody make it a must-listen for funk enthusiasts.

22. “Good Times” by The Chic

Chic - Good Times (1978)

“Good Times” by The Chic Guitar Tab

“Good Times” by Chic is a funk song synonymous with good vibes and celebrations.

Its upbeat tempo and funky guitar riffs will make you want to dance and sing along.

23. “Shining Star” by Earth, Wind & Fire

Earth, Wind & Fire - Shining Star (Live)

“Shining Star” by Earth, Wind & Fire Guitar Tab

“Shining Star” by Earth, Wind & Fire is a funk song that radiates positivity and groove.

It’s the track that lifts your spirits and makes you want to shine on the dance floor.

24. “24K Magic” by Bruno Mars

Bruno Mars - 24K Magic (Official Music Video)

“24K Magic” by Bruno Mars Guitar Tab

Bruno Mars knows how to bring the funk; “24K Magic” is a testament to his talent.

This funk song is about living large and grooving to the funky beat, and it’s impossible not to join the party.

25. “Can’t Stop the Feeling!” by Justin Timberlake

CAN'T STOP THE FEELING! (from DreamWorks Animation's "TROLLS") (Official Video)

“Cant Stop The Feeling” by Justin Timberlake Guitar Tab

Justin Timberlake’s “Can’t Stop the Feeling!” is a funk song that radiates positivity and infectious energy.

It’s the track that’ll make you want to dance, sing, and spread joy.

26. “Happy” by Pharrell Williams

Pharrell Williams - Happy (Video)

“Happy” by Pharrell Guitar Tabs

Pharrell Williams’ “Happy” is an instant mood booster funk song.

Its cheerful lyrics and bouncy rhythm make it impossible not to smile and dance along.

27. “Treasure” by Bruno Mars

Bruno Mars - Treasure (Official Music Video)

“Treasure” by Bruno Mars Guitar Tab

Bruno Mars strikes again with “Treasure,” a funk song that’s all about celebrating the joy of love and dance.

It’s a catchy tune that’ll have you grooving to its funky beat.

28. “Get Lucky” by Daft Punk ft. Pharrell Williams

Daft Punk - Get Lucky (Official Video) feat. Pharrell Williams and Nile Rodgers

“Get Lucky” by Daft Punk Guitar Tab

“Get Lucky”, featuring Pharrell Williams, is a modern funk song blending electronic and classic funk.

It’s a song perfect for hitting the dance floor and letting loose.

29. “Don’t Start Now” by Dua Lipa

Dua Lipa - Don't Start Now (Official Music Video)

“Don’t Start Now” by Dua Lipa Guitar Tab

Dua Lipa’s “Don’t Start Now” is a funk song about moving on and having a great time.

Its upbeat tempo and catchy chorus will have you dancing and singing along in no time.

30. “Shake It Off” by Taylor Swift

Taylor Swift - Shake It Off

“Shake It Off” by Taylor Swift Guitar Tab

Taylor Swift’s “Shake It Off” is a funk song anthem encouraging you to let go of negativity and shake it off.

It’s a fun and empowering song perfect for dancing out any worries.

31. “Dance Monkey” by Tones and I

TONES AND I - DANCE MONKEY (OFFICIAL VIDEO)

“Dance Monkey” by Tones And I Guitar Tab

Tones and I’s “Dance Monkey” is a funky pop hit that’s taken the world by storm.

Its catchy melody and relatable lyrics make it a funk song you can’t help but dance to.

32. “Blurred Lines” by Robin Thicke ft. T.I., Pharrell Williams

Robin Thicke - Blurred Lines ft. T.I., Pharrell

“Blurred Lines” by Robin Thicke Feat. T.I., Pharrell Williams Guitar Tab

This is a modern funk song that’s playful and upbeat. Its catchy tune and infectious rhythm will make you want to join in the fun.

33. “Sweet Caroline” by Neil Diamond

“Sweet Caroline” by Neil Diamond Guitar Tab

An iconic feel-good funk song that has stood the test of time.

Its catchy chorus and sing-along vibes make it a must-play at any party, making it an eternal favourite.

34. “The Way You Make Me Feel” by Michael Jackson

Michael Jackson - The Way You Make Me Feel (Official Video)

“The Way You Make Me Feel” by Michael Jackson Guitar Tab

A smooth and funky groove that’s impossible not to dance to.

MJ’s silky vocals and the funk song beats create a feel-good atmosphere perfect for getting your funk on.

35. “September” by Earth, Wind & Fire

Earth, Wind & Fire - September (Official HD Video)

“September” by Earth, Wind and Fire Guitar Tab

“September” by Earth, Wind & Fire is a funk song that radiates positivity and celebrates the joy of life.

Its upbeat tempo and funky melody make it a must-have on any party playlist, ensuring everyone gets up to dance.

36. “Don’t Stop Believin'” by Journey

Journey - Don't Stop Believin' (Live 1981: Escape Tour - 2023 HD Remaster)

“Don’t Stop Believin'” by Journey Guitar Tab

A timeless anthem that’s perfect for singing and dancing along.

Its catchy melody and inspiring lyrics make it a feel-good funk song that always stays in style.

37. “Can’t Get Enough of Your Love, Babe” by Barry White

Barry White - Can't Get Enough Of Your Love, Babe (Live Footage) [Remastered in HD]

“Can’t Get Enough of Your Love” by Barry White Guitar Tab

Its smooth groove and Barry White’s baritone voice make it a classic slow-dance funk song favorite.

38. “Rock Lobster” by The B-52’s

The B-52's - Rock Lobster (Official Music Video)

“Rock Lobster” by The B-52s Guitar Tab

The B-52’s bring their quirky charm to funk with “Rock Lobster.”

This funk song is a wild ride of infectious energy and playful lyrics that’ll have you dancing and laughing.

39. “You Sexy Thing” by Hot Chocolate

Hot Chocolate - You Sexy Thing (ZDF Disco, 24.04.1976)

“You Sexy Thing” by Hot Chocolate Guitar Tab

Its catchy funk song melody and sultry vocals make it an anthem for feeling fabulous and getting your funk on.

40. “Car Wash” by Rose Royce

Rose Royce - Car Wash (1976)

“Car Wash” by Rose Royce Guitar Tab

“Car Wash” by Rose Royce is a funk song that’s impossible to resist.

Its funky beats and playful lyrics make it a must-have on any funk playlist, and you’ll find yourself singing along as you dance.

41. “Upside Down” by Diana Ross

Diana Ross -- Upside Down Video HQ

“Upside Down” by Diana Ross Guitar Tab

Diana Ross’s “Upside Down” is a funk song about turning your world around and getting funky.

With its disco-infused beats and Diana’s powerful vocals, it’s a track that’ll have you dancing with pure Funky joy.

42. “Give Me the Night” by George Benson

George Benson - Give Me The Night (Official Music Video) [HD Remaster]

“Give Me the Night” by George Benson Guitar Tab

George Benson’s “Give Me the Night” is a funk song perfect for a smooth night of dancing and romance.

43. “I Can’t Help It” by Michael Jackson

Michael Jackson (I Can't help it) VIDEO

“I Can’t Help It” by Michael Jackson Guitar Tab

This funk song is a testament to Michael Jackson’s versatility as an artist.

It showcases his ability to deliver funky rhythms with style and finesse.

44. “Super Bad” by James Brown

James Brown - Super Bad (Parts 1 & 2) ft. The Original J.B.s

“Super Bad” by James Brown Guitar Tab

James Brown’s “Super Bad” is a funk song that lives up to its name.

It’s a high-energy track that’ll have you feeling super bad in the best way possible.

45. “Kiss” by Prince

Prince & The Revolution - Kiss (Official Music Video)

“Kiss” by Prince Guitar Tab

Prince’s “Kiss” is a funk song that’s as cheeky as funky.

With its playful lyrics and infectious rhythm, the track will make you want to pucker up and dance.

46. “Kung Fu Fighting” by Carl Douglas

Carl Douglas Kung Fu Fighting (Original Music Video)

“Kung Fu Fighting” by Carl Douglas Guitar Tab

Carl Douglas’ “Kung Fu Fighting” is a funk song that’s as catchy as a roundhouse kick.

Its playful lyrics and funky beats make it a classic for getting down and having a good time.

47. “Levitating” by Dua Lipa

Dua Lipa - Levitating Featuring DaBaby (Official Music Video)

“Levitating” by Dua Lipa Guitar Tab

Dua Lipa teamed up with DaBaby for “Levitating,” a funky pop track about floating on the dance floor.

Its upbeat tempo and a funk song’s feel-good vibes make it a must-play for any party.

48. “Good 4 U” by Olivia Rodrigo

Olivia Rodrigo - good 4 u (Official Video)

“Good 4 U” by Oliva Rodrigo Guitar Tab

Olivia Rodrigo’s “Good 4 U” is a modern pop-rock track with a funky twist.

Its energetic funk song rhythm and relatable lyrics make it a fun choice for getting your funk on.

49. “Papa’s Got a Brand New Bag” by James Brown

James Brown - Papa's Got A Brand New Bag (Part 1)

“Papa’s Got a Brand New Bag” by James Brown Guitar Tab

James Brown’s innovative approach to rhythm has profoundly influenced the funk genre.

His ability to create a party atmosphere through his music left an indelible mark.

50. “It’s Your Thing” by The Isley Brothers

THE ISLEY BROTHERS - ITS YOUR THING. LIVE TV PERFORMANCE 1969

“It’s Your Thing” by Isley Brothers Guitar Tab

“It’s Your Thing” is a theme about independence and self-expression.

Its groovy guitar riffs and soulful vocals make it a funk song classic.

51. “I Got the Feelin'” by James Brown

James Brown - I Got The Feelin'

“I Got the Feelin” by James Brown Guitar Tab

James Brown’s “I Got the Feelin'” is a funk song that’s all about that infectious feeling of funkiness.

Its rhythm will have you moving and grooving in no time.

52. “Move on Up” by Curtis Mayfield

Curtis Mayfield Move On Up 1970 HQ Audio

“Move On Up” by Curtis Mayfield Guitar Tab

Curtis Mayfield’s “Move on Up” is a funk song that’s all about hope and perseverance.

Its uplifting message and groovy rhythm will keep your spirits high.

53. “Mother Popcorn” by James Brown

Mother Popcorn - James Brown

“Mother Popcorn” by James Brown Guitar Tab

A prime example of James Brown’s mastery in creating danceable funk grooves.

From the moment the opening horns and drums kick in, you know you’re in for a funky good time.

54. “Summer Madness” by Kool & The Gang

“Summer Madness” by Kool and The Gang Guitar Tab

“Summer Madness” by Kool & The Gang is a captivating instrumental funk song that encapsulates the essence of summer.

This track is a musical journey that combines smooth jazz and funk elements.

55. “Running Away” by Roy Ayers

Roy Ayers - Running Away (Extended Version)

“Running Away” by Roy Ayers Guitar Tab

“Running Away” is a funk song masterpiece that continues to make people move and groove to its irresistible rhythm.

It’s a testament to the timeless appeal of funk music.

56. “Strawberry Letter 23” by The Brothers Johnson

Brothers Johnson - Strawberry Letter #23 1977

“Strawberry Letter 23” by The Brothers Johnson Guitar Tab

A prominent and infectious bassline is at the heart of any funk song, and “Strawberry Letter 23” delivers on this front.

57. “Last Night a DJ Saved My Life” by Indeep

Indeep - Last Night A DJ Saved My Life

“Last Night A Dj Save My Life” by Indeep Guitar Tab

A classic funk song that exudes the genre’s essence.

The melody combines soulful vocals with disco elements, creating a fusion characteristic of many funk tracks.

58. “Pusherman” by Curtis Mayfield

Curtis Mayfield - Pusherman

“Pusherman” by Curtis Mayfield Guitar Tab

“Pusherman” by Curtis Mayfield is a compelling funk song with a gritty and socially conscious theme.

This was released in 1972 as part of the soundtrack for the film “Super Fly.”

59. “Soul Finger” by the Bar-Kays

The Bar-Kays - Soul Finger

“Soul Finger” by The Bar-Kays Guitar Tab

“Soul Finger” is an instant mood-lifter.

The song makes you smile and tap your feet without even realizing it.

60. “The Less I Know The Better” by Tame Impala

Tame Impala - The Less I Know The Better (Official Video)

“The Less I Know The Better” by Tame Impala Guitar Tab

Tame Impala’s psychedelic funk song with rock fusion in “The Less I Know, The Better” brings a modern twist to the funk genre.

61. “Shut Up and Dance” by Walk The Moon

WALK THE MOON - Shut Up and Dance (Official Video)

“Shut up and Dance” by Walk The Moon Guitar Tab

“Shut Up and Dance” is a pop-rock hit with funk song influences that make you want to hit the dance floor.

Its catchy melody and upbeat rhythm are irresistible.

62. “Slide” by Calvin Harris ft. Frank Ocean & Migos

Calvin Harris - Slide (Official Audio) ft. Frank Ocean, Migos

“Slide” by Calvin Harris Guitar Tab

“Slide” combines funk song and electronic music elements to create a smooth, danceable track.

63. “Smooth” by Santana ft. Rob Thomas

Santana - Smooth (Stereo) ft. Rob Thomas

“Smooth” by Carlos Santana Guitar Tab

Santana’s collaboration with Rob Thomas in “Smooth” is a fusion of Latin rhythms and funk song beats.

64. “Lovely Day” by Bill Withers

Bill Withers - Lovely Day (Official Audio)

“Lovely Day” by Bill Withers Guitar Tab

The song’s funky bassline and cheerful horns further solidify its status as a classic funk song that’s impossible not to dance to.

65. “Papa Was a Rolling Stone” by The Temptations

The Temptations - Papa Was A Rolling Stone

“Papa Was A Rolling Stone” by The Temptations Guitar Tab

It’s not just a funk song; it’s a storytelling masterpiece combining funk, soul, and R&B elements.

66. “I Can’t Stand the Rain” by Ann Peebles

Ann Peebles - I can't stand the Rain 1974

“I Can’t Stand the Rain” by Ann Peebles Guitar Tab

This timeless funk song captures the genre’s essence with its irresistible rhythm and Peebles’ passionate delivery.

67. “Little Red Corvette” by Prince

Prince - Little Red Corvette (Official Music Video)

“Little Red Corvette” by Prince Guitar Tab

This funky gem boasts a catchy melody and a groovy bassline.

It effortlessly combines infectious funk song rhythms with thought-provoking lyrics.

It solidifies its place as a standout in Prince’s impressive hits collection.

68. “Who’s That Lady” by The Isley Brothers

The Isley Brothers - Who's That Lady

“Who’s That Lady” by Isley Brothers Guitar Tab

This timeless funk song classic showcases The Isley Brothers’ lasting influence on the funk genre.

Their knack for getting people grooved to their tunes is undeniable.

69. “Cold Sweat” by James Brown

James Brown Cold Sweat Live 1968

“Cold Sweat” by James Brown Guitar Tab

“Cold Sweat” is a pioneering funk song with an innovative rhythm and percussion.

This track marked James Brown as the “Godfather of Soul” and influenced the evolution of funk songs.

70. “When Doves Cry” by Prince

Prince & The Revolution - When Doves Cry (Official Music Video)

“When Doves Cry” by Prince Guitar Tab

“When Doves Cry” showcases Prince at his innovative best, a funk song that defied conventions with its unique sound and introspective lyrics.

Its bold experimentation makes it a true funk masterpiece.

71. “Theme from Shaft” by Isaac Hayes

Isaac Hayes - Theme From Shaft (1971)

“Theme From Shaft” by Issac Hayes Guitar Tab

The ‘Theme from Shaft’ solidified Isaac Hayes as a funk song legend.

It became an anthem for a generation, holding enduring appeal and iconic status in music and film.”

72. “Chameleon” by Herbie Hancock

Herbie Hancock - Chameleon (Live at Montreux Jazz Festival 2010)

“Chameleon” by Herbie Hancock Guitar Tab

“Chameleon” is a remarkable funk song celebrated for blending jazz, funk, and electronic elements into a sophisticated, danceable groove.

Its infectious bassline and hypnotic rhythm offer a funky sonic adventure.

73. “That’s The Way (I Like It)” by KC and The Sunshine Band

KC and The Sunshine Band - That's The Way (I Like It) 1977 (Remastered)

“That’s The Way (I Like It)” by K.C. and The Sunshine Band Guitar Tab

This is a disco-funk classic that’ll get any party started.

This funk song captures the spirit of the ’70s disco era with its funky guitar licks and joyful, sing-along chorus.

74. “Got To Be Real” by Cheryl Lynn

Cheryl Lynn ‎– Got To Be Real (1978) Remastered

“Got To Be Real” by Cheryl Lynn Guitar Tab

As a funk song, it captures the essence of disco and funk fusion, creating an electrifying and liberating sonic experience.

75. “Right Place, Wrong Time” by Dr. John

Dr. John "Right Place, Wrong Time" - Guitar Center's Battle of the Blues 2012

“Right Place, Wrong Time” by Dr. John Guitar Tab

Dr. John’s mastery of the funk song genre shines through, creating a timeless classic.

This song continues to make people smile, dance, and feel the spirit of funk in their souls.

76. “Flashlight” by Parliament

Parliament - Flashlight (HQ)

“Flashlight” by Parliament Guitar Tab

With its catchy beat and fun lyrics, this funk song will make you want to grab your dancing shoes and hit the floor.

77. “Love Rollercoaster” by Ohio Players

Ohio Players - Love Rollercoaster

“Love Rollercoaster” by Ohio Players Guitar Tab

“Love Rollercoaster” is like a burst of fun in your ears, a perfect funk song for getting your feet tapping and your body grooving.

Hop on this funky ride and enjoy the journey!

78. “Mr. Big Stuff” by Jean Knight

Jean Knight - Mr Big Stuff

“Mr. Big Stuff” by Jean Knight Guitar Tab

Want a dose of empowerment and a groovy rhythm? “Mr. Big Stuff” is the ultimate funk song anthem to lift your spirits.

79. “Higher Ground” by Stevie Wonder

“Higher Ground” by Stevie Wonder Guitar Tab

If you need motivation and a funk song rhythm to uplift your spirits, this is the go-to track to get you there.

80. “One Nation Under a Groove” by Funkadelic

One Nation Under A Groove - Funkadelic (1978)

“One Nation Under a Groove” by Funkadelic Guitar Tab

“One Nation Under a Groove” is an ultimate party starter.

This funk song is pure fun, perfect for getting your body moving and grooving with friends.

81. “More Bounce to the Ounce” by Zapp & Roger

Zapp - More Bounce To The Ounce (1980)

“More Bounce to the Ounce” by Zapp & Roger Guitar Tab

It’s a jam about keeping the party alive.

This funk song is like a burst of energy in your ears, perfect for getting your feet tapping and your body grooving.

82. “I Want To Take You Higher” by Sly & The Family Stone

Sly And The Family Stone "I Want To Take You Higher" on The Ed Sullivan Show

“I Want To Take You Higher” by Sly & The Family Stone Guitar Tab

If you’re ready for some feel-good funk song, let Sly & The Family Stone take you higher with their catchy tune.

83. “She’s A Bad Mama Jama” by Carl Carlton

Carl Carlton - Shes A Bad Mama Jama (HQ Full Video Clip ) Edited By Sergio Luna

“She’s A Bad Mama Jama” by Carl Carlton Guitar Tab

Let Carl Carlton serenade you with this infectious funk song if you’re in the mood for some smooth funk and a dose of admiration.

84. “Just Kissed My Baby” by The Meters

Just Kissed My Baby (1997 Remaster)

“Just Kissed My Baby” by The Meters Guitar Tab

The infectious rhythm of this funk song will get you on your feet.

Its delightful funkiness is an invitation to put on your dancing shoes and kiss your loved one.

85. “Blame It On The Boogie” by The Jacksons

The Jacksons - Blame It On the Boogie (Official Video)

“Blame It On The Boogie” by The Jacksons Guitar Tab

‘Blame It On The Boogie’ by The Jacksons is the ultimate funk song that makes your body move.

It’s the perfect tune to hit the dance floor and have a blast.

86. “Let’s Groove” by Earth, Wind & Fire

Earth, Wind & Fire - Let's Groove (Official HD Video)

“Let’s Groove” by Earth, Wind & Fire Guitar Tab

Get ready to dance! ‘Let’s Groove’ by Earth, Wind & Fire is a funky song about having fun on the dance floor.

It’s perfect for a night out with friends.

87. “Dance To The Music” by Sly & The Family Stone

SLY & THE FAMILY STONE - DANCE TO THE MUSIC.LIVE TV PERFORMANCE 1969

“Dance To The Music” by Sly & The Family Stone Guitar Tab

“Dance To The Music” by Sly & The Family Stone is the ultimate funk song from 1968.

It’s all about having a blast and moving to the beat.

So, let’s hit the dance floor and groove to this fun tune!

88. “Dazz” by Brick

Brick - Dazz (1976)

“Dazz” by Brick Guitar Tab

Get ready to dance! ‘Dazz’ by Brick is a funk song about having a good spell on the dance floor.

With its catchy beat, it’s sure to get you grooving.

89. “Bambi” by Prince

“Bambi” by Prince Guitar Tab

It is another funk song by Prince that’ll make you want to dance.

It’s all about having a good time, so let Prince be your funky dance partner with this lively hit!

90. “Good to Your Earhole” by Funkadelic

Funkadelic - Good To Your Earhole

“Good to Your Earhole” by Funkadelic Guitar Tab

Feel the funk! ‘Good to Your Earhole’ by Funkadelic is a funky song that’ll make you want to dance.

With its catchy beat and relaxed vibe, it’s all about enjoying the funky vibes.

91. “This Masquerade” by George Benson

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“This Masquerade” by George Benson Guitar Tab

It is a timeless funk song that showcases smooth vocals and masterful guitar skills.

It’s like a musical journey through love and intrigue, perfect for a cozy evening with someone special.

92. “Hollywood Swinging” by Kool & The Gang

Kool & The Gang Hollywood Swinging

“Hollywood Swinging” by Kool & the Gang Guitar Tab

Let Kool & The Gang be your groove-makers with this classic funk song.

Its catchy beat and energetic vibe make it perfect for starting the party.

93. “Slippery When Wet” by The Commodores

“Slippery When Wet” by Commodores Guitar Tab

If you’re in the mood for some funky fun, let the Commodores set the tone.

Its catchy beat and energetic vibe make it a perfect funk song groove.

94. “Heart of Glass” by Blondie

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“Heart of Glass” by Blondie Guitar Tab

Its catchy tune gained global acclaim and secured a coveted spot on Rolling Stone’s list of the top 500 songs ever.

Over the years, this new-wave funk song has inspired countless artists with its infectious groove, leading to various cover versions.

95. “Stayin’ Alive” by Bee Gees

Bee Gees - Stayin' Alive (Official Music Video)

“Stayin’ Alive” by Bee Gees Guitar Tab

This funk song has a fantastic lead guitar groove, and the rhythm guitar adds to the funky feel.

Playing them accurately, though relatively easy on their own, requires attention to detail.

96. “Love Shack” by The B-52’s

The B-52's - Love Shack (Official Music Video)

“Love Shack” by The B-52’s Guitar

Love Shack” is the iconic funk song by the American new wave band the B-52s.

With its lively, upbeat lyrics and catchy dance beats, the band’s signature funk song gained global recognition.

97. “Hot Stuff” by Donna Summer

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“Hot Stuff” by Donna Summer Guitar Tab

Donna Summer’s ‘Hot Stuff’ from 1979 is a renowned disco-funk song that earned a Grammy for Best Female Vocals.

It held a top 10 spot for over three months, setting a record that year.

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98. “Funk 49” by James Gang

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“Funk 49” by James Gang Guitar Tab

‘Funk 49’ by James Gang is a classic funk song with an infectious guitar riff and a groovy rhythm.

It’s a timeless track that’ll get you moving to the funky beat.

99. “Baby Love” by Mother’s Finest

Mother's Finest - Baby Love

“Baby Love” by Mother’s Finest Guitar Tab

Get ready for some energy! “Baby Love” by Mother’s Finest is a funky rock song that packs a punch.

It’s a unique blend of rock and a funk song rhythm that’s sure to get you grooving.

100. “Hit It and Quit It” by Funkadelic

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“Hit It and Quit It” by Funkadelic Guitar Tab

It’s a funky song about groove and rhythm with a contagious beat and funky vibes.

If you’re into pure funk songs, this one’s a must-listen-to- to get your track on!

Funky Finale: Your Turn!

So there you have it, the top 100 funk songs grooved into our hearts.

From classic legends to modern funksters, these songs have kept us dancing and feeling the funk.

Keep the rhythm alive, and let these tunes be the soundtrack to your funky adventures!

We’d love to hear your thoughts and see your own funky playlists.

Got any favorite songs in mind?

Share them with us in the comment section, and let’s keep the funk rolling!

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