Sons of Funk
|Sons of Funk|
|Origin||Richmond, California, USA|
|Genres||R&B, Hip hop soul|
|Years active||1997—1999, 2014-present|
|Labels||No Limit, Priority
S.O.F Music LLC
No Limit Forever
|Associated acts||Master P, Silkk the Shocker, Mo B. Dick, Fiend, Mac, Mr. Serv-On, Magic, Steady Mobb'n, Clyde Carson, Too Short, Young Know, Lil Kano|
|Members||Joshua Lorenzo "Zo" Chew
Jerry "JP" Perkins
Desmond "Dez Dynamic" Mapp
|Past members||Gregory "G-Smooth" Mapp
Sons of Funk is an American R&B from Richmond, California, that were formally artists on No Limit Records. They had great success in the late 1990s and are best known for their hit singles "Pushin Inside You" & "I Got the Hook Up!".
1997-98: The Game of Funk
On April 21, 1998 Sons of Funk would release their debut album The Game of Funk on No Limit Records & Priority Records. The album would chart at #44 on the Billboard 200. In late 1999 the group would retire from the music industry due to unknown reasons.
2014-present: Reunion & The Lost Files, Vol. 1
In 2014 the group would reunite, on January 8, 2015 they would release their second album together entitled The Lost Files, Vol. 1 via S.O.F. Music LLC, Sons of Funk also has new music video for the first single from the album entitled "Inside of You".
2016- The Lost Files, Vol. 2
- Dez Dynamic, Jerry JP Perkins, Rico Crowder
|Title||Album details||Peak chart positions|
|The Game of Funk||44||14|
|The Lost Files, Vol. 1||
|Title||Album details||Peak chart positions||Certifications|
|I'm Bout It
(with Various artists)
|I Got the Hook Up (with Various artists)||
As lead artist
|Title||Year||Peak chart positions||Album|
|"Pushin' Inside You"||1997||97||—||—||I'm Bout It: Music from the Motion Picture & The Game of Funk|
|"Sons Reasons"||1998||—||—||—||The Game of Funk|
As featured artist
|Title||Year||Peak chart positions||Certifications||Album|
|"Take My Pain"
(Fiend featuring Master P, Silkk The Shocker and Sons of Funk)
|1998||—||11||—||There's One in Every Family|
|"I Got the Hook Up!"
(Master P featuring Sons of Funk)
||I Got the Hook Up: Music from the Motion Picture|
(Magic featuring C-Murder, Lady TRU & Sons of Funk)
|—||—||—||Sky's the Limit|
|"Goodbye to My Homies"
(Master P featuring Mo B. Dick, Sons of Funk and Silkk the Shocker)
|1999||27||38||5||MP da Last Don|