James Brown

James Brown

James BrownJames Joseph Brown, Jr. (May 3, 1933 – December 25, 2006), commonly referred to as "The Godfather of Soul", "King of Funk", and "The Hardest Working Man in Show Business", was an American entertainer. He is recognized as one of the most influential figures in 20th century popular music and was renowned for his vocals, and feverish dancing.

As a prolific singer, songwriter, bandleader, Brown was a pivotal force in the music industry. He left his mark on numerous artists. Brown's music also left its mark on the rhythms of African popular music, such as afrobeat, jùjú and mbalax, and provided a template for go-go music.

Brown began his professional music career in 1953, and rose to fame during the late 1950s and early 1960s on the strength of his thrilling live performances and string of smash hits. In spite of various personal problems and setbacks he continued to score hits in every decade through the 1980s. In addition to his acclaim in music, Brown was a presence in American political affairs during the 1960s and 1970s, noted especially for his activism on behalf of fellow African Americans and the poor. During the early 1980s, Brown's music helped to shape the rhythms of early hip-hop music, with numerous groups looping or sampling his funk grooves and turning them into what became hip hop classics and the foundations of the music genre.

Brown was recognized by numerous titles, including Soul Brother Number One, Sex Machine, Mr. Dynamite, The Hardest Working Man in Show Business, Minister of The New New Super Heavy Funk, Mr. Please Please Please, The Boss, and the best-known, the Godfather of Soul.

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i feel good sonsufu (908)
2395d ago
5 Piano, Guitar, Vocal Other
i feel good sveinj (3)
2625d ago
2 Trumpet, Saxophone, Horn, Bass, Trombone Transcription
Cold Sweat juanpi95 (21)
2809d ago
14 Piano, Trumpet, Saxophone, Horn, Bass Transcription
20 Greatest Hits Murkatz (3)
2813d ago
77 Piano, Vocal Book
Cold Sweat Pt.1 Bowbowbow (16)
2847d ago
2 Piano, Vocal Book
I Got You haarisk (1)
2867d ago
5 Piano Original
i feel good Jacocheese (6)
2869d ago
5 Piano Original
Night Train steff65 (8)
2876d ago
13 Trumpet, Saxophone Transcription
20 All Time Greatest Hits Bulkan_kid (11)
2881d ago
77 Piano Original
i feel good Phelpsy95 (8)
2897d ago
48 Piano, Guitar, Trumpet, Saxophone Transcription
I Got You/I Feel Good doslamicokolada (1)
2904d ago
5 Piano Other
I've got you (I feel good) lellognesutta (99)
2905d ago
2 Bass Transcription
i feel good paoloprati (5)
2908d ago
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I Got You stintmeister (3)
2910d ago
5 Piano, Vocal Book
I feel Good (big band) tavohsax (7)
2912d ago
3 Trumpet, Clarinet, Flute, Saxophone Transcription
Get up johnnybegoode (3)
2915d ago
1 Guitar Book
it's a man mans world arnau74 (17)
2919d ago
3 Piano Transcription
20 hits pristanic (22)
2922d ago
78 Guitar Original
Greatest Hits ruthers1959 (6)
2930d ago
77 Piano, Vocal Original
Play that funky music solo sdraksle (2)
2931d ago
0 Guitar Tab