Play That Funky Music (single version)

~ Recording by Wild Cherry

Appears on releases

# Title Length Release Title Release Artist Date Country Label Catalog#
Official
1.1 Play That Funky Music 3:12 Play That Funky Music / The Lady Wants Your Money Wild Cherry Epic S EPC 4593
1.1 Play That Funky Music 3:12 Play That Funky Music / The Lady Wants Your Money Wild Cherry Epic EPC 4593
1.1 Play That Funky Music 3:12 Play That Funky Music / The Lady Wants Your Money Wild Cherry Epic 8-50225
1.8 Play That Funky Music ?:?? Disco Fever Various Artists Ronco (Ronco Teleproducts, Inc.) R2180
1.10 Play That Funky Music 3:10 …and the Beat Goes On! 34 Dance Hits of the 70’s Various Artists Telstar Records (UK, mostly compilations) TCD 2338
1.12 Play That Funky Music 3:11 25 Years of Rock ’n’ Roll: 1976: 20 of the Year’s Greatest Tracks Various Artists Connoisseur Collection YRNR CD76
1.7 Play That Funky Music 3:13 Mega Hits Dance Classics, Volume 5 Various Artists Priority Records CDL 7975
1.6 Play That Funky Music 3:18 Sounds of the Seventies: 1976 Various Artists Warner Special Products, Time-Life Music OPCD-2583, SOD-04
1.5 Play That Funky Music 3:19 Billboard Top Hits: 1976 Various Artists Rhino (reissue label) R2 70671
1.7 Play That Funky Music 3:12 Rhythm Divine Various Artists Dino Entertainment DIN CD 22
1.11 Play That Funky Music 3:11 The Originals Various Artists Dino Entertainment DINCD 43
1.15 Play That Funky Music 3:10 Rare Groove Various Artists Quality Television QTVCD016
1.12 Play That Funky Music 3:17 In Yo' Face! The History of Funk, Volume 3 Various Artists Rhino (reissue label) R2 71433
1.7 Play That Funky Music 3:10 Tales of the City Various Artists PolyGram TV (a division of PolyGram Record Operations Ltd.) 516 515-2
1.15 Play That Funky Music 3:10 32 Dynamic Disco Hits Various Artists Quality Television QTVCD016
1.7 Play That Funky Music 3:12 Very Best of the 70’s Various Artists Columbia (imprint owned by CBS between 1938–1990 within US/CA/MX; owned worldwide by Sony Music Entertainment since 1991 except in JP) 983391 2
1.2 Play That Funky Music 3:14 The 70's: 1976 Various Artists Time-Life Music TL 597/07
2.8 Play That Funky Music 3:11 Night Fever Various Artists Global Television RADCD24
2.1 Play That Funky Music 3:12 Flared Hits & Platform Soul Various Artists Vision (British compilation label) VISCD7
1.3 Play That Funky Music 3:14 Super ’70s Various Artists Razor & Tie DR-7076
2.6 Play That Funky Music 3:11 The Greatest Dance Album of All Time Various Artists Dino Entertainment DINCD108
1.6 Play That Funky Music 3:13 25 Years of Number 1 Hits, Volume 4: 1976/1977 Various Artists
1.13 Play That Funky Music 3:15 Los 100 mayores éxitos de la música disco Various Artists Arcade Music Company España, S.A. (not for release label use! ES branch of Dutch "Arcade" label) 32 00 934
5.8 Play That Funky Music 3:16 Greatest Sports Rock and Jams Various Artists K‐tel (International budget record label) 6797
1.17 Play That Funky Music 3:12 What a Feeling Various Artists Sony Music TV SONYTV26CD
1.13 Play That Funky Music 3:18 Pure Disco 2 Various Artists Polydor (worldwide imprint, see annotation) 31455 5120-2
1.3 Play That Funky Music 3:14 Classic Rock: 1976-1977 Various Artists Time-Life Music TL 559/09
2.8 Play That Funky Music 3:08 Disco Fever Various Artists EMI (EMI Records, since 1972) 7243 8 59995 29
1.13 Play That Funky Music 3:18 Pure Disco 2 Various Artists Polydor (worldwide imprint, see annotation) p2-55120
1.13 Play That Funky Music 3:13 What a Feeling: Feel Good Flared Hits Various Artists Startel Entertainment STELCD0029
2.1 Play That Funky Music 3:13 Simply the Best Disco Various Artists Warner Bros. Records (“WB” logo, with or without “records” beneath or on banner across) 95483542826
1.9 Play That Funky Music 3:17 Millennium Funk Party Various Artists Rhino (reissue label) R2 75467
2.5 Play That Funky Music 3:09 Starsky & Hutch Presents: 70's Funksouljazzdisco Various Artists Virgin (worldwide imprint of Virgin Records Ltd. and its subsidiaries) VTDCD205
2.1 Play That Funky Music 3:10 Oh! What a Night Various Artists Columbia (imprint owned by CBS between 1938–1990 within US/CA/MX; owned worldwide by Sony Music Entertainment since 1991 except in JP), Sony Music TV 31 489591-10, SONYTV38CD
1.16 Play That Funky Music 3:11 The Best Ever Disco Album Various Artists Virgin Records Australia
2.4 Play That Funky Music 3:17 The Disco Box Various Artists Rhino (reissue label) R2 75595
1.1 Play That Funky Music 3:15 Instant Party Disc: Extra Strength Various Artists Rhino (reissue label) R2 75707
2.2 Play That Funky Music 3:11 Party 2000 Various Artists Sony Music Media SMM 491763 9
1.7 Play That Funky Music 3:15 That '70s Show Presents: That '70s Jammin' Album Various Artists Volcano Records (US label LC7925 - NOT the Japanese label of the same name) 61422-31156-2
1.2 Play That Funky Music 3:12 Pop Music: The Modern Era 1976-1999 Various Artists J2K 65794
1.18 Play That Funky Music 3:11 Funk Soul Brother Various Artists Global Television RADCD136
5.9 Play That Funky Music 3:13 20th Century Disco Various Artists Insight Music Ltd 564569
1.14 Play That Funky Music 3:12 Disco Fever Various Artists Global Television RADCD131
5.8 Play That Funky Music 3:11 Disco Super Stars Various Artists Disky BX 857952, BX 857962, BX 857972, BX 857982, BX 857992, BX 858002, BX 858012, BX 858022
1.7 Play That Funky Music 3:10 Millenium Super-Hits: 1976-1980 Various Artists Sony Music Media SMM 986180 2
2.14 Play That Funky Music 3:11 Party Grooves Various Artists Sony Music Media 494621-2
1.3 Play That Funky Music 3:15 Platinum Disco Various Artists Warner Music Australia (AU subsidiary of Warner Music International since 1988) 9548375202
1.3 Play That Funky Music 3:10 Platinum R&B Various Artists Columbia (imprint owned by CBS between 1938–1990 within US/CA/MX; owned worldwide by Sony Music Entertainment since 1991 except in JP), Legacy (Legacy Recordings) CK 91329
1.3 Play that Funky Music 3:12 Platinum R&B Party Various Artists Columbia (imprint owned by CBS between 1938–1990 within US/CA/MX; owned worldwide by Sony Music Entertainment since 1991 except in JP) JK 62221
1.8 Play That Funky Music 3:15 Soul Train: The Dance Years 1976 Various Artists Rhino (reissue label) R2 75935
1.11 Play That Funky Music 3:11 The Disco Box Various Artists Startel Entertainment SANCD0019B
2.16 Play That Funky Music 3:11 Walk On: Hits From the Last 2 Decades Various Artists Columbia (imprint owned by CBS between 1938–1990 within US/CA/MX; owned worldwide by Sony Music Entertainment since 1991 except in JP) SONYTV71CD
1.9 Play That Funky Music 3:11 Disco Fever Various Artists Universal (plain logo: "Universal") 560 374 2
5.1 Play That Funky Music 3:11 Greatest Hits of Soul and R&B Various Artists Disky DB 250402
4.8 Play That Funky Music 3:10 Step Back & Boogie Various Artists L&D Records LBSCD 024
2.18 Play That Funky Music 3:11 The All Time Greatest Pop Hits of the Last 3 Decades Various Artists Sony Music Media
2.18 Play That Funky Music 3:11 The All Time Greatest Pop Hits of the Last 3 Decades Various Artists Sony Music Media 500541 2
2.3 Play That Funky Music 3:11 The Alltime Greatest Disco Classics of the 70s, 80s & 90s Various Artists Brunswick News 541 613-2
1.18 Play That Funky Music 3:09 Disco Fever Various Artists Universal (plain logo: "Universal") 556 408-2
1.20 Play That Funky Music 3:16 Jammin' Oldies Various Artists Rhino (reissue label) WEA 76698
1.2 Play That Funky Music 3:10 Oldies Forever Young Various Artists Sony Music Catalog (a division of Sony Music Entertainment (Germany) GmbH, as well as its imprint) SMC 504681-2
4.12 Play That Funky Music 3:11 One-Hit Wonders Various Artists Disky DB 610292
5.8 Play That Funky Music 3:11 Disco Super Stars Various Artists Disky BX 857952, BX 857962, BX 857972, BX 857982, BX 857992, BX 858002, BX 858012, BX 858022, SP 857942
1.12 Play That Funky Music 3:17 Get Funky, Volume 2 Various Artists Warner Special Products
2.10 Play That Funky Music 3:12 Funky Dance Grooves, Volume 2 Various Artists
1.2 Play That Funky Music 3:16 Let's Go Disco Various Artists Concept Records (Canada) CEL017/3
1.18 Play That Funky Music 3:10 Party Party Various Artists EMI (EMI Records, since 1972) 7243 593223 2 2, 7243 593224 2 1, 7243 593225 2 0, 7243 593226 2 9
2.6 Play That Funky Music 3:11 The Ultimate Party Album Various Artists Columbia (imprint owned by CBS between 1938–1990 within US/CA/MX; owned worldwide by Sony Music Entertainment since 1991 except in JP) 512371 2, COL 512371 2
3.7 Play That Funky Music 3:12 The Very Best of 1970s Various Artists EMI (EMI Records, since 1972), Sony Music Special Markets 592 7262
1.6 Play That Funky Music 3:18 Ultimate Seventies: 1976 Various Artists Warner Special Products, Time-Life Music 19471‐2, OPCD‐2583A, R634‐04
1.10 Play That Funky Music 3:16 Scooby-Doo 2: Monsters Unleashed Various Artists
2.1 Play That Funky Music 3:06 Boogie Cops & Disco Pimps Various Artists Virgin (worldwide imprint of Virgin Records Ltd. and its subsidiaries) 7243 5 78995 2 9, VTDCD 610
2.12 Play That Funky Music 3:07 Funk Masters Various Artists Universal (plain logo: "Universal") 981 705-9
1.5 Play That Funky Music 3:11 The Encyclopedia of Music: Best of 70's, Volume 3 Various Artists Rajon Music Group 6776356
2.2 Play That Funky Music 3:11 Get Down Tonight: The Disco Explosion Various Artists Shout! Factory 30341
2.18 Play That Funky Music 3:11 Party On: The Only Party Album You’ll Ever Need Various Artists Sony BMG Music Entertainment (Aug 5, 2004 - Oct 1, 2008; do not use if a specific sub-label is available) 82876658572
1.10 Play That Funky Music 3:12 Funk Club: Sensational Funk Grooves Various Artists Sony Music Media SMM 515313 2
1.15 Play That Funky Music 3:10 The Ultimate Disco Album Various Artists Columbia (imprint owned by CBS between 1938–1990 within US/CA/MX; owned worldwide by Sony Music Entertainment since 1991 except in JP) COL 519178 2
1.1 Play That Funky Music 3:17 70s One Hit Wonders Various Artists Time-Life Music 20291-2
1.9 Play That Funky Music 3:12 Platinum Disco Hits Various Artists Sony BMG Latin (DO NOT USE! very likely invalid, see annotations)
2.1 Play That Funky Music 3:15 Soul 70's Collection, Volume 4 Various Artists Sony BMG Music Entertainment (Aug 5, 2004 - Oct 1, 2008; do not use if a specific sub-label is available) B0005344-02
1.6 Play That Funky Music 3:14 Maximum Cowbell Various Artists
1.4 Play That Funky Music 3:13 Girls Night Out Various Artists Green Hill
2.4 Play That Funky Music 3:17 Barry Williams Presents: 70's Music Explosion Various Artists Time-Life Music
1.1 Play That Funky Music 3:18 Barry Williams Presents: One-Hit Wonders of the 70s Various Artists Time-Life M19171
1.3 Play That Funky Music 3:14 Disco Fever: Young Hearts Run Free Various Artists Time-Life Music TL FDC/01
2.1 Play That Funky Music 3:13 Ultimate Disco Various Artists Madacy Entertainment MEG2 52101
2.8 Play That Funky Music 3:11 Absolute Disco: Alle Tiders Største Disco Hits Various Artists NOW Music (Denmark, compilations) 401 984 3 1
1.15 Play That Funky Music 3:12 100 Hits: Disco Various Artists 100 Hits DMG 100 006
1.7 Play That Funky Music 3:15 Vintage Grooves Funk, Volume 1 Various Artists Seamless Recordings SEAMVGCD002
3.2 Play That Funky Music 3:12 50 Great Oldies Various Artists Sony BMG Music Entertainment (Aug 5, 2004 - Oct 1, 2008; do not use if a specific sub-label is available)
2.11 Play That Funky Music 3:10 Countdown: One Hit Wonders Various Artists Liberation Music LMCD0001
Promotion
1.3 Play That Funky Music 3:18 Pure Party Various Artists
1.5 Play That Funky Music 3:14 Boogie Nights 70s Disco Classics Various Artists Sony Music Special Products LSP 986219 2
1.10 Play That Funky Music 3:10 Disco Greats Various Artists Daily Mail, Sony Music Special Markets 1-2-04/01
1.16 Play That Funky Music 3:12 Disco Greats: Charlie's Angels Full Throttle Various Artists Daily Mail, Sony Music Special Markets DMCA01
1.3 Play That Funky Music 3:13 Party Starter Various Artists New Woman (magazine), peoplesound B16041
1.2 Play That Funky Music 3:11 70s Classic Grooves Various Artists News of the World (UK newspaper), Spin Music SM/NOTW005GB
1.1 Play That Funky Music 3:15 Ultimate Seventies Collection, Volume 2 Various Artists Daily Star (UK Newspaper & publisher of promotional CDs), peoplesound, Sony Music Special Markets SFH UK CD 267 vol 2
1.2 Play That Funky Music 3:10 Hits of the 70's Various Artists Daily Star (UK Newspaper & publisher of promotional CDs), Deceptive Marketing TS026

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phonographic copyright by: Sony Music Entertainment Inc. (not for release label use! company owned by Sony Corporation of America from 1991–2004; operated worldwide except in JP) (1976)
sampled by: Color Me Badd by Color Me Badd
Play That Funky Music by Vanilla Ice
recording of: Play That Funky Music

Play That Funky Music

composer: Robert Parissi
lyricist: Robert Parissi
publisher: Universal/MCA Music Ltd. (not for release label use!)
is the basis for: Play That Funky Music (Vanilla Ice version)
later parody versions: Play Funky
Play That Funny Music