James Brown



James Brown
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Active
1954 to 2006
Born
May 3, 1933 in Barnwell
Died
December 25, 2006
Location
Toccoa, GA, United States
A.K.A.
"The Godfather of Soul"
Biography
James Joseph Brown, Jr. (May 3, 1933 - December 25, 2006) was an American recording artist and musician. One of the founding fathers of funk music and a major figure of 20th-century popular music and dance, he is often referred to as "The Godfather of Soul". In a career that spanned six decades, Brown influenced the development of several music genres. Brown began his career as a gospel singer in Toccoa, Georgia. Joining an R&B vocal group called the Avons that later evolved to become The Famous Flames, Brown served as the group's lead singer.
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Top Songs by James Brown


Star Time

I Got You

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Feel Good

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I Got You (I Feel Good)

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Get Up

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Gold Collection

It's a Man's Man World

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70's Classics

Get Up I Feel Like Being Like a Sex Machine

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Best Of 1970

Get Up (I Feel Like Being a) Sex Machine, Pt. 1

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Movies

The Boss

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20 All Time Greatest Hits!

Payback

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Albums, Releases & Mixtapes


I'm Real (Expanded)

I'm Real (Expanded)

James Brown December 18, 2015

21 Tracks

LIVE!

LIVE!

James Brown November 27, 2015

15 Tracks

At Studio 54

At Studio 54

James Brown September 9, 2015

13 Tracks

Lo Mejor De James Brown

Lo Mejor De James Brown

James Brown July 17, 2015

15 Tracks

Grits & Soul

Grits & Soul

James Brown December 15, 2014

10 Tracks

Everybody's Doin' the Hustle & Dead on the Double Bump

Everybody's Doin' the Hustle & Dead on the Double Bump

James Brown August 19, 2014

6 Tracks

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