Marva Whitney ? The First Lady Of Funk
by Charles Waring
When it comes to feisty femme funk or sassy sock-it-to-?em soul, mighty Marva Whitney has no equal.
Blessed with a lithe yet powerful church-raised voice, she first made her mark with the James Brown Revue in the late-1960s. Such was her impact during that time that she earned the titles ?Marvellous Marva? and ?Miss Excitement? for her dynam READ MORE