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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.

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AAA SOUL

AAA SOUL

TRAVEL to FIVE

TRAVEL to FIVE

Albums

Hot tracks

Sex Machine

366

Living In America

352

I Got You (I Feel Good)

281

It's A Man's World

265

Papa's Got A Brandnew Bag

178

The Payback

110

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

110

The Boss

92

It's Too Funky In Here

86

Funky Men

81

Rapp Payback (Where Is Moses)

64

Sunny

54

The Payback

54