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The Best Funk Albums of the 1970s

1. Stevie Wonder - Innervisions

Stevie Wonder - Innervisions
August 3, 1973
Critic Score
100
3 reviews

3. Michael Jackson - Off the Wall

Michael Jackson - Off the Wall
August 10, 1979
Critic Score
98
4 reviews

4. Curtis Mayfield - Superfly

Curtis Mayfield - Superfly
July 1, 1972
Critic Score
96
2 reviews

5. The Isley Brothers - 3 + 3

The Isley Brothers - 3 + 3
August 7, 1973
Critic Score
96
2 reviews

6. Curtis Mayfield - Curtis

Curtis Mayfield - Curtis
September 1, 1970
Critic Score
95
2 reviews

7. Parliament - Mothership Connection

Parliament - Mothership Connection
December 15, 1975
Critic Score
94
3 reviews

8. Funkadelic - Maggot Brain

Funkadelic - Maggot Brain
July 1, 1971
Critic Score
93
5 reviews

9. The Isley Brothers - The Heat Is On

The Isley Brothers - The Heat Is On
June 1, 1975
Critic Score
92
2 reviews

10. The Meters - Rejuvenation

The Meters - Rejuvenation
July 1, 1974
Critic Score
90
2 reviews

11. James Brown - Sex Machine

James Brown - Sex Machine
August 1, 1970
Critic Score
90
2 reviews

12. Parliament - Motor Booty Affair

Parliament - Motor Booty Affair
November 20, 1978
Critic Score
90
1 review

13. Parliament - The Clones of Dr. Funkenstein

Parliament - The Clones of Dr. Funkenstein
September 1, 1976
Critic Score
90
1 review

14. Kool & The Gang - Wild and Peaceful

Kool & The Gang - Wild and Peaceful
September 1, 1973
Critic Score
90
1 review

15. Curtis Mayfield - Roots

Curtis Mayfield - Roots
October 1, 1971
Critic Score
90
1 review

16. War - All Day Music

War - All Day Music
November 23, 1971
Critic Score
90
1 review

17. James Mason - Rhythm of Life

James Mason - Rhythm of Life
Critic Score
90
1 review

19. Toni Tornado - BR-3

Toni Tornado - BR-3
April 15, 1971
Critic Score
90
1 review

20. Earth, Wind & Fire - That's the Way of the World

Earth, Wind & Fire - That's the Way of the World
March 15, 1975
Critic Score
90
1 review

21. Jorge Ben - África Brasil

Jorge Ben - África Brasil
January 1, 1976
Critic Score
90
1 review

24. Sly & The Family Stone - There's a Riot Goin' On

Sly & The Family Stone - There's a Riot Goin' On
November 20, 1971
Critic Score
88
5 reviews

25. Isaac Hayes - Shaft

Isaac Hayes - Shaft
July 1, 1971
Critic Score
88
2 reviews
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