As we continue to celebrate Black History month, let’s get to today’s festive track that was recorded by American funk band, Kool & the Gang. Considered as one of their signature hits, the lyrics within express a message of joy and happiness (encouraging people to come together and share some good times).

Over the years, this track has remained a timeless feel-good classic, and in 2016, it was inducted into the Grammy Hall of Fame.

On this very day, February 17th 1981, it was the #1 song in America, topping Billboard’s Hot 100 chart. If you’d like to have a listen, please feel free to use the provided link. As we raise a toast to Black History month, here’s KOOL & THE GANG with “CELEBRATION”…