James Brown

 

 

He was known by many names over the course of his life and career, no single one of which completely conveyed his singularity. At the reformatory in Toccoa, Georgia, to which he was sentenced for stealing a coat from a car, his talent for gospel singing earned him the handle “Music Box.” After he recorded his first R&B hit at the age of 22, he was billed as “Mr. Please Please Please.” Other professional sobriquets followed: “Mr. Dynamite,” “The Hardest Working Man in Show Business,” “Soul Brother No. 1,” “The... Read More

City Of Origin:
Barnwell, South Carolina, United States
Genre:
Soul, Early Soul, Funk, Disco
Birthdate:
05/03/1933
Death date:
12/25/2006
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Tracks

Sex Machine

The Very Best of James Brown, Vol. 1: Sex Machine Live
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I Got You

The Very Best of James Brown, Vol. 1: Sex Machine Live
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It's a Man's, Man's, Man's World

The Very Best of James Brown, Vol. 1: Sex Machine Live
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Papa's Got a Brand New Bag

The Very Best of James Brown, Vol. 1: Sex Machine Live
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Give It Up or Turn It a Loose

The Very Best of James Brown, Vol. 1: Sex Machine Live
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It's too Funky in Here

The Very Best of James Brown, Vol. 1: Sex Machine Live
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Gonna Have a Funky Good Time

The Very Best of James Brown, Vol. 1: Sex Machine Live
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