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Season 7, Episode 1 Parliament Funkadelic: One Nation Under a Groove

First Aired: October 11, 2005

“One Nation Under a Groove,” a profile of Parliament Funkadelic that features animation (including an “Afronaut” character voiced by Eddie Griffin) to explore P-Funk's unique mix of rock and R&B, and its rebellious vibe---tightly controlled by mastermind George Clinton, whose 50-year career links doo-wop and hip-hop. “It was just a party,” says singer Nona Hendryx.

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Eddie Griffin Afronaut

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  • Premiered: August 9, 1999
  • Rating: TV-PG
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