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CAMEO
Funk - electro band

Formed in 1974 in New York, USA.
Originally called New York City Players, but changed to Players, The (7) after a lawsuit against the, from Ohio Players.
Has released 17 albums between 1977 and 2000.
Their definitive hit is 1986's "Word up".
In the 00's they started collaborating with OutKast.
 
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Cameo January 1979 Interview
If the group's second album was two steps ahead of their debut set, then the new one is five steps ahead of either, they feel. With consistently fine recordings and impressive stage performances, they're steadily building a huge following… IN surveying the ever-growing and expanding music scene, it's usually pretty easy to zero in on the acts that are going to be around for more than just a couple of years or couple of albums. Sometimes success may not be immediately forthcoming wit...
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Cameo October 1979 Interview
After years of working on the road, keeping a good ear to what people want, Cameo have well and truly arrived with their "Secret Omen" album ...
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Cameo 1977 Interview
Interview in person in New York City, October 1977 David Nathan raps with the funky, funky 9-man band who play some pretty arresting music..." ...
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