Examining the culture and politics of the Black Power era of the late 1960s, this book explores the relationship of soul music to the Black Power movement from the vantage point of the musicians and black revolutionaries themselves.
About the Author
Rickey Vincent is the author of "Funk: The Music, The People, and the Rhythm of the One" and has written for the "Washington Post," "American Legacy," and the "Los Angeles Review of Books." He teaches at the University of California-Berkeley. Boots Riley is a rapper, producer, activist, and the lead vocalist of The Coup and Street Sweeper Social Club.