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James Brown

James Brown

James Brown (James Joseph Brown, Barnwell, South Carolina, May 3, 1933 — Atlanta, Georgia, December 25, 2006) was a prolific singer, songwriter, bandleader and record producer. James Brown is recognized as one of the most influential figures in 20th century music. He was a seminal force in the evolution of gospel and rhythm and blues into soul and funk. He has also left his mark on numerous other musical genres, including rock, jazz, reggae, disco, dance and electronic music, and hip-hop music.

Radio stations playing it

Pure Motown & Soul

Pure Motown & Soul

KISS Jazz

KISS Jazz

Albums

Hot tracks

Living In America

400

Sex Machine

354

I Got You (I Feel Good)

272

It's A Man's World

211

Papa's Got A Brandnew Bag

172

(It's A Man's Man's) Man's World

129

The Boss

74

It's Too Funky In Here

67

The Payback

60

Sunny

56

Funky Men

56

Rapp Payback (Where Is Moses)

50

Sex Machine

48