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The band Bobby Byrd was founded in 1934. Before coming to fame, the band got it’s start in Toccoa. Generally, music journalists would define Bobby Byrd’s style within the genre/s of funk, and other rock music.

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Lyn Collins

Gloria Lavern Collins (June 12, 1948 – March 13, 2005), better known as Lyn Collins, was an American soul singer best known for working with James Brown in the 1970s and for the influential 1972 funk single, "Think (About It)".... [wikipedia]
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The Jb’s

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Marva Whitney

Marva Whitney (born Marva Ann Manning; May 1, 1944 – December 22, 2012) was an American funk singer commonly referred to by her honorary title, Soul Sister #1. Whitney was considered by many funk enthusiasts to be one of the "rawest" and "brassiest" music diva... [wikipedia]
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James Brown

James Joseph Brown (May 3, 1933 – December 25, 2006) was an American singer, songwriter, dancer, musician, record producer and bandleader. A progenitor of funk music and a major figure of 20th century music and dance, he is often referred to by the honorific n... [wikipedia]
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Wilson Pickett

Wilson Pickett (March 18, 1941 – January 19, 2006) was an American singer and songwriter.... [wikipedia]
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The Bar‐kays

The Bar-Kays are an American soul, R&B, and funk group formed in 1966. The group had dozens of charting singles from the 1960s to the 1980s, including "Soul Finger" (US Billboard Hot 100 number 17, R&B number 3) in 1967, "Son of Shaft" (R&B number 10) in 1972,... [wikipedia]
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Charles Wright

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The Meters

The Meters are an American funk band formed in 1965 by Zigaboo Modeliste (drums), George Porter Jr. (bass), Leo Nocentelli (guitar), and Art Neville (keyboards) in New Orleans. The band performed and recorded their own music from the late 1960s until 1977 and... [wikipedia]
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Rufus Thomas

Rufus C. Thomas, Jr. (March 26, 1917 – December 15, 2001) was an American rhythm-and-blues, funk, soul and blues singer, songwriter, dancer, DJ and comic entertainer from Memphis, Tennessee. He recorded for several labels, including Chess Records and Sun Recor... [wikipedia]
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Syl Johnson

Sylvester "Syl" Johnson (born July 1, 1936) is an American blues and soul singer and record producer.... [wikipedia]
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Black Heat

Black Heat was a 1970s funk band founded by King Raymond Green and discovered by Phillip Guilbeau. Their albums include Black Heat (with guest artist David "Fathead" Newman), No Time To Burn and Keep On Runnin'. The group had one hit single, "No Time to Burn",... [wikipedia]
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Maceo & The Macks

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Brass Construction

Brass Construction was an American funk group formed in Brooklyn, New York, United States, in 1968. They were originally known as Dynamic Soul, and went on to record a string of hit singles and albums through to 1985.... [wikipedia]
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Charles Wright & The Watts 103rd Street Rhythm Band

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Fred Wesley & The Jb’s

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The Jimmy Castor Bunch

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What Genre is Bobby Byrd?

Bobby Byrd genre is not easily defined. Music magazines and journalists have different opinions on a clearly defined genre for Bobby Byrd. However, many describe the style within the genre/s of funk, and other rock music.

Similar music like Bobby Byrd includes artists and songs like Lyn Collins, The Jb’s, Marva Whitney, James Brown, Wilson Pickett, The Bar‐kays, Charles Wright, The Meters, Rufus Thomas, Syl Johnson, Black Heat, Maceo & The Macks, Brass Construction, Charles Wright & The Watts 103rd Street Rhythm Band, Fred Wesley & The Jb’s, The Jimmy Castor Bunch,