Kool Teams Up With Artists of Tomorrow

Kool teamed up with fellow GRAMMY Award winners Questlove and David Sardy to nominate the artist they believe will be a household name in 2016 and beyond.

Watch why Kool is endorsing Allen Stone and vote for the artist you think should win the title Artist of Tomorrow!

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Robert “Kool” Bell, Still Kool After All These Years – Bass Musician Magazine

When Kool & The Gang released the ultimate party anthem, Celebration in 1980 it would have been hard to believe that 35 years later, the track would be applied to celebrating themselves. And celebrate they should as 2014 marked the group’s 50th year in existence, longer than any other R&B group in history. Continue reading here!

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Kool in Premier Guitar Magazine

Check out Kool in Premier Guitar Magazine, “Forgotten Heroes: Robert ‘Kool’ Bell”.

Read the full article here!

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Kool For The Holidays Available Now!

Kool stopped by SiriusXM to share some holiday music from “Kool For The Holidays” – available now!

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George Brown of Kool & The Gang and The Floozies Release New Single

Check out “She Ain’t Yo Girlfriend” and read about the collaboration here!

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“Celebration” In GRAMMY Hall Of Fame

Continuing the tradition of preserving and celebrating timeless recordings, The Recording Academy has announced the newest additions to the GRAMMY Hall of Fame including Kool & The Gang’s “Celebration”. The latest round of inducted recordings continues to highlight diversity and recording excellence, and acknowledges both singles and album recordings of all genres at least 25 years old that exhibit qualitative or historical significance.

Congratulations to all inductees!

Click here to see the full GRAMMY Hall of Fame list.

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Jewel & The Gang On Jimmy Kimmel Live!

In case you missed our performance with Jewel for a special Jewel & The Gang Mash-Up Monday performance on Jimmy Kimmel Live check it out here! _91A3380

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NYSE Celebrates with Kool & The Gang!

In celebration of Kool & The Gang’s 50th anniversary, the band rang the closing bell at the New York Stock Exchange. Watch the full interview with CNBC here!

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VARIETY WALK OF FAME FEATURE

After 50 years and 23 albums, the legacy of Kool & the Gang has become so much a part of our national fabric it’s hard to remember a time when their music wasn’t a perpetual party anthem source Read the full article.

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Kool & the Gang Releases Music Video Featuring Children of Fallen Heroes

Check out our video for “Hometown Heroes”.

By purchasing a t-shirt today you’ll help support children of fallen military heroes who attend the camp. Get yours here: teespring.com/koolhometownheroes

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THE MUPPETS JUNGLE BOOGIE

Get your “Jungle Boogie” on with The Muppets!!!

 

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ROLLING STONE MAGAZINE FEATURE

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Kool & The Gang Rocks the Isle of Wight Festival 2015!

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George Brown’s Feature in Modern Drummer Magazine!

Check out the feature on our very own George Brown in this month’s issue of Modern Drummer Magazine!

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Check out Kool @ The Cannes Film Festival!

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Kool & The Gang in Atlantic City on May 16th!

Backstage at Superstar Theatre, Resorts Casino. See you tonight Atlantic City!

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Kool & the Gang among 5 Hudson nominees for N.J. Hall of Fame

Kool & The Gang, the R&B group that got its start in Jersey City and spawned monster hits like “Celebration” and “Jungle Boogie” in the 1970s, is among the finalists to be inducted into the New Jersey Hall of Fame this year.

The group is one of five nominees from Hudson County and join 45 other possible inductees.

Click Here to Vote for Kool & The Gang
Voting Deadline: June 7, 2015.

Robert “Kool” Bell, leader and bass player for Kool & The Gang; his brother Ronald, a tenor saxophonist; and Dennis “DeeTee” Thomas, alto saxophonist were all raised in Jersey City and occasionally come back to make appearances. In 2013, the two Bells and Thomas visited Jersey City to mark the 50th anniversary of Kool & The Gang. Thomas called the city “a very groovy joint.”

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KOOL AS AMBASSADOR

The Illinois Governor welcomes Kool as Ambassador and receives REACH Angola delegation to Chicago to visit to partner in the development of a sustainable town based on Smart Microgrid technology.

Left to right: Phill Fisher Executive Director -REACH, Chountelle Bullock marketing, Robert “Kool” Bell Ambassador for Sustainable Energy- REACH, Dr. G. Avi Arrington Il Director of Global Outreach-REACH, Illinois Governor Bruce Rauner, Ms. Maria Gomes REACH intl. Partner Angola, Mr. Carlos Gomes REACH intl. Partner Angola, Mr. Manual Cruz REACH intl. Partner Angola.

 

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