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  1. Sympathy For The DevilsRead the original story

    15 hrs ago | WNYC-AM New York

    ... connecting West to popular music's longstanding practice of being dangerously outrageous. From Jim Morrison to James Brown to Morrissey to Courtney Love , rock and soul has housed huge personalities who upended and offended the bourgeoisie within ...

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  2. Court Halts Proceedings in James Brown EstateRead the original story

    15 hrs ago | Wills, Trusts & Estates Prof Blog

    I have previously discussed the ongoing estate battle between soul singer James Brown, and his alleged wife Tommie Rae Hynie. The South Carolina Supreme Court has now ordered Aiken County court officials to stop all proceedings in the cases regarding Brown's estate.

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  3. RVA International Film Fest & Polar Plunge Winter FestRead the original story w/Photo

    17 hrs ago | WTVR Richmond

    ... Libations presents an "Entertainment Symposium": Say It Loud, I'm Black & I'm Proud: The Soul & Spirit of James Brown. Performed by local James Brown impersonator Joseph Bagby, the program is on Friday, February 27th at 7:30pm at Unity of Richmond, ...

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  4. Prince, Pitbull and more help warm the end-of-winter bluesRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday | Worcester Telegram & Gazette

    ... and yet completely endearing, and its terribly easy to lose yourself in Mars' vocals, and the way he brings a James Brown meets Michael Jackson sort of vibe to what could otherwise be a conventional pop song. "Snowing in Hell," by Dr. Gonzo and ...

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  5. SC Supreme Court order freezes James Brown estate caseRead the original story

    Thursday | Washington Times

    The South Carolina Supreme Court has ordered Aiken County court officials to halt all proceedings in the complex cases regarding the estate of the late soul singer James Brown. The Aiken Standard reported that the state's highest court issued the order on Feb. 19. The order told the Aiken County Clerk of Court to give the high court all orders issued in any action related to the James Brown estate and the marital status of Brown and Tommie Rae Hynie, the widow of the late musician, the newspaper reported.

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  6. Exhibition features artworks tracing career of imaginary D.C.-based soul singerRead the original story

    Thursday | Art Daily

    ... drawn from the artist's own family and friends as well as 'reviews' by real musicians such as Marvin Gaye and James Brown, and recordings of the artist's original music are stamped with claims of having been made live in Washington hot spots such as ...

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  7. The Voice: TJ's Top Five Week #1Read the original story

    Thursday Feb 26 | WEZL-FM 103.5

    Anthony Riley strikes pay dirt in his blind audition with his take on James Brown's "I Got You ."

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  8. Get on Up Blu-ray ReviewRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Feb 26 | Collider

    ... film's primary asset is an is-it-live-or-is-it-Memorex performance from Chadwick Boseman , playing the legendary James Brown. Having pulled off a similar (though less flashy) trick with Jackie Robinson, it's hard to deny that we're watching a major ...

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  9. Alabama Shakes' Brittany Howard dials up 'Roller Rink Nostalgia' playlist; listen to it...Read the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Feb 26 | Alabama Live

    ... through 14 tracks including rapper Missy Elliott's "Lose Control," R&B group Boyz II Men's "Motownphilly," James Brown's "Ain't It Funky, Pts. 1 and 2," Grandmaster Flash and the Furious Five's "White Lines," Prince's "Kiss" and even The Kinks "All ...

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  10. South Carolina Supreme Court order freezes James Brown estate caseRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Feb 26 | Post and Courier

    The South Carolina Supreme Court has ordered Aiken County court officials to halt all proceedings in the complex cases regarding the estate of the late soul singer James Brown. The order told the Aiken County Clerk of Court to give the high court all orders issued in any action related to the James Brown estate and the martial status of Brown and Tommie Rae Hynie, the widow of the late musician, the newspaper reported.

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  11. S.C. Supreme Court freezes James Brown estate caseRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Feb 25 | The Aiken Standard

    Submitted Photo The South Carolina Supreme Court issued the order Feb. 19, directing the Aiken County Clerk of Court to provide the S.C. Supreme Court with all orders issued in any action related to the James Brown estate and the martial status of Brown and Tommie Rae Hynie, the widow of the late musician. A South Carolina Supreme Court case over the estate of the late James Brown is getting more perplexing, attorneys said Wednesday, as a recent court order has put the case on hold until further notice.

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  12. Words on Music: James Brown breaks out in a a Cold SweataRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Feb 25 | Monterey County Herald

    ... beat the opening bell. Driving to school was great - leaving the car for class was not great. I bought my first James Brown album featuring “Cold Sweat” at the Northland Mall, north of Detroit. My high school friends had also tuned ...

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  13. Prichard goes Hollywood, 'Hayride 2' rolls on, and a 'Twilight' hunk hits town in Mobile...Read the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Feb 25 | Alabama Live

    In this week's Mobile movie news, Prichard goes Hollywood, a locally made horror flick conquers the country, and a "Twilight" hottie hits the Port City. The Shaw High School and University of South Alabama graduate recently revieved a Screen Actors Guild nomination for Outstanding Action Performance by a Stunt Ensemble for the James Brown biopic "Get on Up."

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  14. 'The Voice' recap: Adam Levine's mojo returns in the blinds, Night 2Read the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Feb 25 | Los Angeles Times

    ... his charismatic rendition of "I Got You (I Feel Good)." "You had me at 'ha!'" Shelton told him, trying out a James Brown impression Christina Aguilera said sounded like a cat hacking up something. Shelton told Riley they "could have a serious ...

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  15. The Voice Season 8 Episode 2 Recap: Errrbody Get TurntRead the original story

    Wednesday Feb 25 | The Hollywood Gossip

    ... installment did more of the same. Anthony Riley can get on up to join Team Pharrell thanks to his performance of James Brown's "I Got You (I Feel Good)." All four judges turned in seconds! Blaze Johnson joined Team Adam with a rendition of The ...

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  16. "The Voice" Recap: Once-Rejected Singer Gets All F...Read the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Feb 25 | WMGI-FM Terre Haute

    ... street performer from Philadelphia. He immediately got all four coaches to turn their chairs with his version of James Brown 's "I Got You (I Feel Good)," complete with some of the Godfather of Soul's signature moves. Blake said he hadn't been ...

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  17. Clyde Stubblefield: Samples of FunkRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Feb 25 | All About Jazz

    ... drummer John "Jabo" Starks, Clyde Stubblefield was responsible for the legendary beats that shaped classic James Brown tunes including "Cold Sweat," "Say It Loud," "I Feel Good," and "Funky Drummer." These "sampled" beats have been re-purposed into ...

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  18. 'The Voice' recap: 'The Blind Auditions, Part II'Read the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Feb 25 | Entertainment Weekly

    ... is decorated: He was named Best of Philly's Top Street Performer! Now, I don't know if the first note of his James Brown cover warranted what he was doing onstage and it was all topnotch stuff. His footwork was fancy, his falsetto on point, the ...

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  19. 'The Voice': New Artists Fight to Stand Out During Blind AuditionsRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Feb 24 | Billboard

    ... thus far, he gets a four-chair turn almost instantly with his soulful performance of "I Feel Good" by James Brown , and all four coaches beg for him. But he goes with Pharrell, who he admires creatively. Gabriel Wolfchild brings along his guitar for ...

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  20. 'The Voice' Recap Adam finally gets artists on his teamRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Feb 24 | Access Hollywood

    ... found some contestants to coach on Season 8 of "The Voice." Contestant: Anthony Riley, 27 Song: "I Feel Good" (James Brown) Who Turned: Everyone Best Coach Comment: "Man, I haven't been this entertained this season. I'm so glad I pushed the button ...

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