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James Brown

Alicia, Madonna, Gorillaz et al at the ’47th Grammys’ (2005)

February 13, 2005 – Madonna, Alicia Keys, Jamie Foxx, Usher, James Brown, Black Eyed Peas, Gwen Stefani, The Lonely Boys, Maroon 5, Franz Ferdinand, Melissa Ethridge, Joss Stone, Green Day, Lynyrd skynyrd, Bon Jovi. They all take part in the 47th Annual Grammys held at the Staples Center in Los Angeles

Diana Ross hosts the AMA (1986)

January 27, 1986 – you do not want to miss on ABC, the 1986 American Music Awards hosted by Diana Ross with among many others Aerosmith, Joan Baez, Harry Belafonte, James Brown, Phil Collins, Bob Dylan, Sheila E, Al Jarreau, etc

This week In Soul Artists 03

Anita Baker, The Neville Brothers, Curtis Mayfield, Lena Horne, Corinne Bailey Rae, James Brown, Mahalia Jackson, Sharon Jones & The Da, Eddie Floyd, D’Angelo, Bell Biv Devoe, Janet Jackson. They are the Soul Artists selected among the 220 Posts we publish this week. Here, they are reunited in one glorious playlist. Enjoy! Tracklist 1 . […]

We remember Wilson Pickett. ‘We Need The Wicked Pickett’

This day (January 19, 2006), in Reston, Virginia, died Wilson Pickett, an American R&B/Soul singer. Tracklist : Everybody Needs Somebody (1968) . w/ James Brown – Together . Mustang Sally . Wilson Pickett And Bee Gees – Hey Jude . The Midnight Hour (1999) . Land Of 1000 Dances (1966) . Funky Broadway . I’M […]

This week In Soul 01

Gladys Knight & The Pips, Aretha Franklin & Lou Rawls, Bobby “Blue” Bland, Booker T. & The MG’S, Edwin Starr, James Brown, The Drifters, Sister Sledge, The Supremes, Tina Turner, Smokey Robinson & The Miracles, George Benson. They are the Soul Artists selected among the 147 Posts we publish this week. Here, they are reunited […]

This week In ’70s Throwback’ 35

The Specials, Peter Tosh, James Brown, Ian Dury, Queen, Blondie, Tom Petty and the Heartbreakers, Sweet, Foreigner, Patti Smith, Slade, The Blues Brothers. They are the ’70s Throwback’ performers selected among the 234 Posts we publish this week. Here, they are reunited in one glorious playlist. Enjoy! Tracklist 1 . The Specials – You’re Wondering […]

We remember 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. Tracklist : Sex Machine (1971) . Make it Funky (2003) . I Feel Good (1989) […]

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Stevie Wonder, James Brown, Prince, Curtis Mayfield, The Pointer Sisters, Barry White, John Legend, The Neville Brothers, Billy Ocean, Aretha Franklin, Frankie Valli, Roberta Flack, Nnenna Freelon. They are the Soul Artists selected among the 234 Posts we publish this week. Here, they are reunited in one glorious playlist. Enjoy! Tracklist 1 . Stevie Wonder […]

This week In Soul Artists 43

James Brown, Marvin Gaye, Betty Wright, Nina Simone, Nat King Cole, The Jackson 5, El DeBarge, Carla Thomas, Sam Moore, Mary J. Blige, Ray Charles, Billy Preston, Syreeta, Alicia Keys. They are the Soul Artists selected among the 197 Posts we publish this week. Here, they are reunited in one glorious playlist. Enjoy! Tracklist 1 […]

Polydor publish James Brown’s fortieth album : ‘The Payback’…

James Brown’s ‘The Payback’ is his fortieth studio (and only album to be certified gold) album released in December 1973. Track Listing : 1.The Payback (James Brown, Fred Wesley, John “Jabo” Starks) – 07:39 . 2.Doing The Best I Can (James Brown, Fred Wesley, Charles Bobbit) – 07:42 . 3.Take Some…Leave Some (James Brown, Fred […]

This week In Soul Artists 41

Otis Redding, Macy Gray, Shalamar, The Temptations, George Clinton, James Brown, Queen Latifah, Beyoncé, Martha Reeves, The Vandellas, Ike and Tina Turner, Stevie Wonder, Charlie Wilson. They are the Soul Artists selected among the 240 Posts we publish this week. Here, they are reunited in one glorious playlist. Enjoy! Tracklist 1 . Otis Redding – […]

Brunswick Records publish The Who’s first album : ‘My…

The Who’s ‘My Generation’ is their debut studio album produced by Shel Talmy and released on December 3, 1965 by Brunswick Records Track Listing : 1.Out In The Street (Pete Townshend) – 02:31 . 2.I Don’T Mind (James Brown) – 02:36 . 3.The Good’S Gone (Pete Townshend) – 04:02 . 4.La-La-La-Lies (Pete Townshend) – 02:17 […]

James Brown visits Paris (1967)

November 25, 1967 – James Brown and his band The Famous Flames featuring Alfred Pee WeeEllis, Maceo Parker and more will be on stage at the Olympia Theater in Paris

Columbia publish Nas’ fourth album : ‘Nastradamus’ (1999)

Nas’ ‘Nastradamus’ is his fourth studio album released on November 23, 1999 by Columbia Records. Track Listing : 1.The Prediction (Nasir Jones, Richard Jackson, Jessica Care Moore) – 01:19 . 2.Life We Chose (Nasir Jones, Leshan Lewis, Fred Wesley Jr.) – 04:08 . [Sampling : “Peace Fugue” By Bernie Worrell] . 3.Nastradamus (Nasir Jones, Leshan […]

This week In Soul Artists 39

Earth Wind and Fire, Tina Turner, James Brown, Stevie Wonder, Sly and The Family Stone, Big Joe Turner, Jr. Walker, The All Stars, Marvin Gaye, Ne Yo, Parliament, Ray Charles, Luther Vandross. They are the Soul Artists selected among the 257 Posts we publish this week. Here, they are reunited in one glorious playlist. Enjoy! […]

Polydor release James Brown’s album : ‘Get On the Good Foot’…

James Brown’s ‘Get On the Good Foot’ feat. ‘Cold Sweat’ & ‘Please, Please, Please’ is a double album released on November 20, 1972 by Polydor. Track Listing : 1.Get On The Good Foot, Pts. 1& 2 (James Brown, Fred Wesley, Joe Mims) – 05:44 . 2.The Whole World Needs Liberation (James Brown, Bobby Byrd) – […]