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Encyclopedia > Shake Your Body (Down to the Ground)

"Shake Your Body (Down to the Ground)" was a very popular hit record for American funk and soul quintet The Jacksons when it was released as a single in late-1978. Funk is a distinct style of music originated by African-Americans, e. ... The soul according to many religious and philosophical traditions, is the ethereal substance — spirit (Hebrew:rooah or nefesh) — particular to a unique living being. ... The Jackson 5 (also spelled The Jackson Five or The Jackson 5ive, abbreviated as J5, and later known as The Jacksons) were an American popular music act, active from 1962 to 1990, whose repertoire combined R&B, soul, funk, and later disco. ... 1978 was a common year starting on Sunday (the link is to a full 1978 calendar). ...


It was among one of the great masterpieces of funk and disco ever recorded during the 1970s, produced by the Jackson brothers, written by Michael and Randy, and featured lead singer Michael's stunning vocals accompanied, usually, by the rest of the Jackson brothers. Funk is a distinct style of music originated by African-Americans, e. ... Disco is an up-tempo style of dance music (generally between 110 and 136 beats per minute) that originated in the early 1970s, mainly from funk and soul music, popular with audiences in larger cities all over the world, and derives its name from the French word discothèque (meaning... This article provides extensive lists of events and significant personalities of the 1970s. ... Michael Jackson in 1987. ... Randy Jackson (born June 23, 1956 Baton Rouge, Louisiana) is an American musician and record producer, now most known for being a judge on the television show American Idol. ...


The song reached #7 on the Billboard Hot 100 and #3 on the R&B singles charts and sold over two million copies reaching double-platinum status becoming the group's biggest-selling single of all time. The Billboard Hot 100 is the main singles chart used by Billboard magazine. ... The Billboard Hot 100 is the main U.S. singles popularity chart used by Billboard magazine. ... The Billboard Hot 100 is the main singles chart used by Billboard magazine. ... Rhythm and blues (or R & B) is a musical marketing term introduced in the United States in the late 1940s by Billboard magazine. ... The Recording Industry Association of America (RIAA) is a special interest group representing the U.S. recording industry, and the body responsible for certifying gold and platinum albums and singles in the USA. For more information about sales data see list of best selling albums and list of best selling...


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