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Kool and The
Gang is a classic American funk/jazz/soul/disco group which was formed
back in 1964 by brothers Robert (known as "Kool") and Ronald Bell,
George Brown, Robert Mickens, Dennis Thomas, Claydes Charles Smith and
“Celebration” was from their album “Celebrate!” released in 1980. The
song reached the top of the Billboard Hot 100 chart and stayed at number
one for two weeks in February of 1981.
With its catchy melody, upbeat tempo and infectious shrills
of “Yahoo,” Celebration has turned into a 80’s mix tape track, staple
especially for parties and other social gatherings meant to, well,
The message of the song is simple: It's time to come
together. We're gonna have a good time tonight. Let's celebrate, it's
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