Feb 5, 2013
Local memorial for funk legend canceled
The estate attorney for Ohio Players frontman Leroy "Sugarfoot" Bonner said a March tribute planned in Bonner's honor was canceled because Bonner did not wish to have any public memorials.
Memorials planned for former Ohio Players frontman
Fans and friends of former Ohio Players frontman Leroy "Sugarfoot" Bonner will get two opportunities to honor the life and legacy of the Funk music legend.
Ohio Players Frontman Leroy 'Sugarfoot' Bonner, 1943-2013
Leroy "Sugarfoot" Bonner - guitarist/vocalist for Ohio Players - passed away Jan.
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Celebrate your funk favorites
Funk Fest puts a new spin on the old "funky" favorites that have endured through time! Funk, an American musical style that originated in the mid-to-late 60s when African-American musicians blended soul, jazz, and R&B into a rhythmic, danceable new form of music.