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James Brown - The Godfather Of Soul album

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James Joseph Brown (May 3, 1933 – December 25, 2006) was an American singer, songwriter, dancer, musician, record producer and bandleader. A progenitor of funk music and a major figure of 20th-century music and dance, he is often referred to as the "Godfather of Soul". In a career that lasted 50 years, he influenced the development of several music genres.

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James Brown, the singer, songwriter, bandleader and dancer who indelibly transformed 20th-century music, died early yesterday in Atlanta. He was 73 and lived in Beech Island, . across the Savannah River from Augusta, Ga. Mr. Brown died of congestive heart failure after being hospitalized for pneumonia, said his agent, Frank Copsidas. Brown sold millions of records in a career that lasted half a century. He also went by Mr. Dynamite, Soul Brother No. 1, the Minister of Super Heavy Funk and the Godfather of Soul, and he was all of those and more. His music was sweaty and complex, disciplined and wild, lusty and socially conscious. Beyond his dozens of hits, Mr. Brown forged an entire musical idiom that is now a foundation of pop worldwide.

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This album came after James had done some brief time in prison following a high speed car chase by police in 1988. In 1991 Brown released a four-disk album Star Time which featured some of his chart topping hits in his four decades as a musician. In the same year, he made an appearance in MC Hammer’s video Too legit to quit. In 1993, he (Brown) released the album Universal James (Brown . and in 1995, the chart-upsetting album Live at the Apollo was re-released (Brown . This release was followed a year later by the release of another track Hooked on Brown. Brown, James and Bruce Tucker. James Brown: The Godfather of Soul. New York: Thunder’s Mouth Press, 2002. Brown, James and Marc Eliot. I feel good: a memoir of a life of soul.


1 Get Up, I Feel Like Being A Sex Machine 4:16
2 Make It Funky 3:14
3 Papa's Got A Brand New Bag 2:04
4 Get On The Good Foot 4:58
5 Gonna Have A Funky Good Time 2:52
6 Cold Sweat 4:01
7 Honky Tonk 2:52
8 It's A Man's Man's Man's World 2:41
9 Gravity 6:00
10 Living In America 5:58
11 Get Up Offa That Thing 4:10
12 Body Heat 4:14
13 Hey America! 3:32
14 Please, Please, Please 2:44
15 Hot Pants 3:11
16 Think 2:45
17 I Got You (I Feel Good) 2:43
18 Say It Loud - I'm Black And I'm Proud 2:52

Companies, etc.

  • Phonographic Copyright (p) – K-Tel International (UK) Ltd.
  • Copyright (c) – K-Tel International (UK) Ltd.


  • Producer – James Brown


Title on spine of CD case is THE BEST OF JAMES BROWN

Barcode and Other Identifiers

  • Barcode: 5 012206 337625

Other versions

Category Artist Title (Format) Label Category Country Year
NE 1376 James Brown The Best Of James Brown ‎(LP, Comp) K-Tel NE 1376 UK 1987
CE 2376 James Brown The Best Of James Brown ‎(Cass, Comp) K-Tel CE 2376 UK & Ireland 1987

James Brown - The Godfather Of Soul album
Performer: James Brown
Title: The Godfather Of Soul
Category: Soul & Funk
Country: UK
Released: 1987
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