Originally Posted by KLittle123
Herbie Hancock isn't just a jazz genius, he's a musical genius. You can't limit that guy to one simple genre of jazz, if you want to call it that.
You guys are listing all the cliche funk bands, but funk has sort of become diluted as it's started to mix with other genres. If you want I can list a bunch of funk fusion, if you wanna call them that, bands. Just ask.
No one here is limiting Herbie, least of all me. I was merely alluding to the time when Headhunters came out, he was known by most mainly as a jazz man.