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Community: Check out the Pictures and Video from the Funk Fest 2017 Concert! [Watch]

It's time for Funk Fest! The city of Buffalo was gettin' down with celebration of the life and legacy of Buffalo's own, the legendary Rick James! Check out the pics and watch the video from the Funk Fest concert at Lasalle Park!!

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2017 Funk Fest Block Party by Yasmin Young (31)
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Community: Check out the Pictures and Video from the Funk Fest 2017 Block Party! [Watch]

It's time for Funk Fest! The city of Buffalo is gettin' down in celebration of the life and legacy of Buffalo's own, the legendary Rick James! Check out the pics and watch the video from the block party and get the details on the Funk Fest concert tomorrow in Lasalle Park!!

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Rick James Portrait Session
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Community: Get Ready for Great Music, Great Vibes and a Celebration of Rick James’ Life at Funk Fest

It's time for Funk Fest! The city of Buffalo will be gettin' down for 2 days in celebration of the life and legacy of Buffalo's own, the legendary Rick James! Get all the details here!

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Community: Yasmin Young Talks with Marnetta Malcolm and Joyce Nixon about Funk Fest [Interview]

It's time for Funk Fest! The city of Buffalo will be gettin' down for 2 days in celebration of the life and legacy of Buffalo's own, the legendary Rick James! Yasmin Young had a chance to chat with two of the ladies that make it happen each year, Marnetta Malcolm and Joyce Nixon!!

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Christopher Polk, Getty Images
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Remembering Charlie Murphy: Watch Him Talk about his Relationship with Buffalo Native Rick James [Video]

Comedian and actor Charlie Murphy passed away!   As we celebrate his comedy legacy, here's a gem about his relationship with Buffalo Native Rick James!

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Rick James Portrait Session
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Rick James isn’t Dead, He’s Robbing Banks!

Yeah you heard me! Apparently Rick James did not pass away in 2004, he's robbing banks in 2016 in Indiana! Check out these pics!

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David Livingston, Getty Images
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9 Famous People You May Not Know Are From Buffalo

Buffalo has been home to quite a few famous people over time! Most people know Rick James is from Buffalo, but you might be surprised by these other famous people who grew up in the city! Check them out, do you think you'll know them all?

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Rick James Portrait Session
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Should There Be A Rick James Biopic? Who Would Play Rick James?[POLL]

Biopics are becoming a thing for the music industry and film industry. We've seen some good and bad biopics over the past 2 years. One of my favorites of course Is 'Straight Outta Compton'...

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Monica Schipper, Getty Images
Monica Schipper, Getty Images
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8 Famous People You May Not Know Are From Buffalo

Buffalo has been home to quite a few famous people over time! Most people know Rick James is from Buffalo, but you might be surprised by these other famous people who grew up in the city! Check them out, do you think you'll know them all?

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WBLK Remembers Rick James 10 Years Later This Wednesday

Rick James (James Ambrose Johnson, Jr.; February 1, 1948 – August 6, 2004) was born right here in Buffalo.

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New Keyshia Cole “Rick James” [AUDIO]

Keyshia got her bad girl mojo going since announcing her official split from her husband. Listen to her new song "Rick James" and see for yourself!

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Aries Spears VS Rick James Fans [VIDEO]

Comedian Aries Spears stopped by the WBLK Studio before his show in Buffalo to crack jokes with Jazzy T in the afternoon, but not everyone was laughing! Watch Rick James fans go in on the Madd TV veteran.

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