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  1. The spirit moves at BRa s a OneStop Homeless Services CenteraRead the original story

    2 hrs ago | The Advocate

    ... people, but those who often spend their Friday afternoons at the center didn't leave disappointed. They saw James Brown dance moves, heard a tribute poem to Maya Angelou and listened to several full-throated gospel songs that had people clapping and ...


  2. Taylor James releases instrumental version of new single 'Good News'Read the original story w/Photo

    4 hrs ago | PR Log

    ... grooving good time. Taylor James (born James Albert Taylor) cites as main artistic influences Godfather of Soul James Brown and famous producer Quincy Jones. The core components of each of these are prominently featured in his "Good News" ...


  3. Ambition Versus Expectation: What do performers owe their crowds?Read the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday | WXPN-FM Philadelphia

    ... Ms. Hill was going to come out. If you see Charles Bradley and his band, this is how it plays out; if you saw James Brown back in the day, it was how he rocked it too. Despite the DJ spelling this out, this sense of pageantry wasn't popular among ...


  4. 20 Native American Rockers That Wea re Thankful For This Thanksgiving...Read the original story w/Photo

    9 hrs ago | VH1

    ... and Frank Zappa drummer Jimmy Carl Black . Even superstars on the order of Elvis Presley , Jimi Hendrix , and James Brown have descended from tribal ancestors. Here are twenty musicians of Native American descent for whom we give thanks during this ...


  5. The Stars from The Commitments set to shine at Regent CentreRead the original story w/Photo

    12 hrs ago | Bournemouth Echo

    ... legends over the years such as BB King, Sam Moore, Steve Cropper, Denis Edwards of the Temptations, the late James Brown and Wilson Pickett. They were even the special guests at the White House for a special St Patrick's Day party in 2005 for ...


  6. AC/DC's 'Rock or Bust': album reviewRead the original story w/Photo

    23 hrs ago | New York Daily News

    ... Long." More often, however, AC/DC soars on pure rhythm. At root, the band takes rhythms as funky as those of James Brown and translates them into the language of rock. It helps that singer Brian Johnson currently channels something akin to soul. ...


  7. Recording of December 2014: Love Power Peace: Live at the Olympia, Paris, 1971Read the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday | Stereophile

    James Brown: Love Power Peace: Live at the Olympia, Paris, 1971 Polydor/Sundazed 5470 . 2014.


  8. Larry Smith: Amazon traffic a bigger factor todayRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday | Columbia Magazine

    ... CANE VALLEY, KY -(On the road, at 5:15amCT/6:15amET). Good morning, SOUTH CENTRAL KENTUCKY. On the road humming James Brown's "I Feel Good." It's a great morning. With only one really big precautionary note: As Christmas appoaches, the workers who ...


  9. Mixing It Up: The 14 Best Music Mashups of 2014Read the original story w/Photo

    Monday | Insider Monkey

    ... music mashups of 2014 do precisely that. By re-interpreting and re-arranging the original melodies of songs like James Brown's "I Feel Good", Taylor Swift's "Shake it Off", or Notorious B.I.G's "Mo Money, Mo Problems", the following list of DJ's ...


  10. James Brown's martial status plays role in estate battleRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday | WRDW-TV Augusta

    It's been a big year for James Brown. Deals for the Godfather of Soul's life have been inked on everything from movies to books.


  11. Blue Baths Comedy Cabaret 2015Read the original story

    Monday | Scoop

    ... a wild night out that mashes up the genres of comedy, illusion and burlesque, with a songbook that journeys from James Brown to Mary Poppins and from jazz right through to disco. "Last year's Comedy Cabaret was such a hit with our audiences, pure ...


  12. Read Full ArticleRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Nov 24 | KSSN-FM Little Rock

    ... rise guest," who turned out to be rapper Mystikal . He debuted his contribution to Mark's upcoming solo album, a James Brown-inspired song called "Feel Right."


  13. Mark Ronson & Bruno Mars Join Mystikal On 'Saturday Night Live'Read the original story w/Photo

    Monday Nov 24 | WSYR-AM Syracuse

    ... rise guest," who turned out to be rapper Mystikal . He debuted his contribution to Mark's upcoming solo album, a James Brown-inspired song called "Feel Right."


  14. 'Get On Up' Gives Chadwick Boseman Another ShowcaseRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Nov 24 | ContactMusic.com

    Chadwick Boseman is all set to appear in Marvel's Cinematic Universe as Black Panther, however before that he can be seen in 'Get On Up' playing James Brown. With 'Get On Up', rising-star actor Chadwick Boseman takes on his second American icon, the Godfather of Soul, James Brown.


  15. Mystikal's Appearance on Saturday Night Live Was the Highlight of ...Read the original story w/Photo

    Monday Nov 24 | Tucson Weekly

    While I would have been better off not g oing to Wikipedia to see what it was New Orleans rapper Mystikal went to prison for , his No Limit-meets-James Brown appearance with Bruno Mars and Mark Ronson on Saturday Night Live was a spectacular bit of live music on TV. Then again, if you throw the horns from Sharon Jones' backing band, the Dap-Kings, behind nearly anything it would be worth a listen.


  16. Watch Mystikal funk up 'Saturday Night Live' with Bruno Mars and Mark RonsonRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Nov 22 | The Times-Picayune

    ... to the New Orleanian's lead on "Feel Right" - a hot performance that showcased Mystikal's ferocious, electric James Brown side. Check it out below, and Essence Fest , I hope you were watching; Mars, Mark and Mike Tyler would be a killer addition to ...


  17. Get On Up review - foot-stomping biopic of James BrownRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Nov 24 | Business News

    "No one tells me where, when, or how long I can be funky!" A super-heavy performance by Chadwick Boseman provides the beating heart and soul of this James Brown biopic from The Help director Tate Taylor. Filtering familiar stylistic riffs from Jersey Boys, Ray , and The Buddy Holly Story through the crazy-paved mosaic of Jez and John-Henry Butterworth's script, Taylor's rags-to-riches romp hot-foots its way around Brown's self-mythologising story with energetic results.


  18. War refugees have reasons to celebrate Thanksgiving in PhiladelphiaRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Nov 23 | Philly.com

    ... performed a traditional Nepalese dance and there was music by a Burmese group. An American rock band performed James Brown's "I Feel Good." First District Councilman Mark Squilla urged the refugees to hold on to their native languages and ...


  19. Katy Perry To Headline The Pepsi Super Bowl Xlix Halftime Show February 1 On NBCRead the original story

    Sunday Nov 23 | BroadcastNewsroom

    ... Brothers Bash" featuring Dan Akroyd, John Goodman and James Belushi. Also featuring "The Godfather of Soul" James Brown and ZZ Top. "A Tribute to Motown's 40th Anniversary" including Boyz II Men, Smokey Robinson, Queen Latifah, Martha Reeves and The ...


  20. 'SNL' Recap: Bruno Mars and Mark Ronson Bring the...Read the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Nov 23 | Billboard

    ... during which the rapper took center stage behind a lively horn section and Ronson manning the guitar. The James Brown -inspired song came together after a chance encounter between Ronson and Mystikal in the studio. In addition to Mystikal and Mars, ...