Funky Nassau

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"Funky Nassau"
Single by The Beginning of the End
from the album Funky Nassau
B-side "Funky Nassau-Part II"
Released March 1971
Genre Funk
Length 3:10
Label Alston
Writer(s) Ray Munnings, Tyrone Fitzgerald
Producer(s) Marlin Productions
The Beginning of the End singles chronology
"Monkey Tamarind"
(1971)
"Funky Nassau"
(1971)
"Come Down Baby"
(1972)

"Funky Nassau" is a song written by Ray Munnings and Tyrone Fitzgerald and performed by The Beginning of the End. It reached #7 on the US R&B chart, #15 on the Billboard Hot 100, and #31 on the UK Singles Chart in 1971.[1] The song was featured on their 1971 album, Funky Nassau.[2]

The song was produced by Marlin Productions and arranged by The Beginning of the End.[3]

The single ranked #75 on Billboard's Year-End Hot 100 singles of 1971.[4]

Other versions[edit]

  • Orgone released a version of the song on their 2007 album, The Killion Floor.[5]

Song sampling[edit]

In popular culture[edit]

References[edit]

  1. ^ The Beginning of the End, "Funky Nassau" chart positions Retrieved August 17, 2016.
  2. ^ The Beginning of the End, Funky Nassau Retrieved August 17, 2016.
  3. ^ The Beginning of the End, "Funky Nassau" single release Retrieved August 17, 2016.
  4. ^ "Billboard Top 100 - 1971". Archived from the original on February 24, 2016. Retrieved August 17, 2016. 
  5. ^ Orgone, The Killion Floor Retrieved August 17, 2016.
  6. ^ The Prodigy, Music for the Jilted Generation Retrieved August 17, 2016.
  7. ^ The Prodigy, The Dirtchamber Sessions Volume One Retrieved August 17, 2016.