James Brown – Mr. Feelgood

This day (December 25, 2006), in Atlanta, Georgia, died James Brownan American singer, songwriter, musician, and recording artist who is one of the founding fathers of funk music and is a major figure of 20th century popular music and dance.

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Wikipedia : This day (December 25, 2006), in Atlanta, Georgia, died James Brownan American singer, songwriter, musician, and recording artist who is one of the founding fathers of funk music and is a major figure of 20th century popular music and dance.

@biography : Always a gifted athlete, upon his release from prison in 1953 Brown turned his attention to sports and devoted the next two years primarily to boxing and playing semiprofessional baseball.

@allmusic : Soul Brother Number One, the Godfather of Soul, the Hardest Working Man in Show Business, Mr. Dynamite — those are mighty titles, but no one can question that James Brown earned them more than any other performer.

@last.fm : Joining Bobby Byrd’s vocal group The Famous Flames in 1955, Brown’s early recordings from the mid-50s, were fairly straightforward gospel-inspired R&B compositions, heavily influenced by the work of contemporary musicians such as Ray Charles and Little Richard. he foundation of funk music.

@Discogs :

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Audio : I Got You (I Feel Good) . It’s A Man’s Man’s Man’s World . Get Up Offa That Thing . The Boss . The Payback . Papa’s Got A Brand New Bag . Living In America . Try Me . Think . Night Train .
Video : Sex Machine (1971) . Make it Funky (2003) . I Feel Good (1989) . Its A Mans World (1981) . Nature (1979) . The Payback (1974) . Sunny (1971) . Sweet Bernadette / Papas Gotta Brand New Bag (1967) .

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