118. Sly and the Family Stone - Stand!

Sly and the Family Stone

Sly & The Family Stone formed one of the most influential groups of pop music, their enduring impact lasting from the '60s until today. The grooves are sexy and funky. The group mixed up genders and races and, when listening to the music, you can feel the celebration of harmony and desire for transcendence over the many ills that plagued the society of the time.