Hear George Clinton Tell the Whole Story of Parliament-Funkadelic on Our New Podcast

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To celebrate his 80th birthday, Parliament-

Funkadelic founder George Clinton recently sat

down with Rolling Stone for a career-spanning

interview, where he dug deep into the real origins

of P-Funk’s sound, explained why he chooses weed

over hard drugs, and reflected on his legacy.


The whole conversation, where Clinton also talked

about why he didn’t mind the transformation of

“Atomic Dog” into Snoop Dogg’s “What’s My

Name,” among many other subjects, is featured in

the new episode of our weekly podcast, Rolling

Stone Music Now. To hear the entire episode,

press play above, or download and subscribe

on Apple Podcasts or Spotify.


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Mike, Julian Casablancas, Sheryl Crow, Johnny

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Cooper, Fleetwood Mac, Elvis Costello, John

Legend, Donald Fagen, Phil Collins, Justin Townes

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Source: Tyshawn Smith

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