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The one : the life and music of James Brown / RJ Smith.

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Seymour Main Library B BROWN, JAMES (Text) 37500004194284 Biographies Available -

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  • ISBN: 9781592407422 : PAP
  • ISBN: 1592407420 : PAP
  • Physical Description: 455 p., [8] p. of plates : ill. ; 24 cm.
  • Edition: 1st ed.
  • Publisher: New York : Gotham Books, c2012.

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Bibliography, etc. Note: Includes bibliographical references (p. 393-440) and index.
Formatted Contents Note: Give the drummer some -- A certain elemental wildness -- The Terry -- The Black Satchel -- Toccoa -- A New Orleans choo-choo -- Top banana -- The traveler -- Star time -- Keep on fighting -- The cape act -- Man's world -- Ghost notes -- America -- How yougonna get respect? -- Color TVs and dashikis -- The other further -- Master of time -- Soul power -- Follow the money -- Emulsified -- The hustle -- I can see the light! -- An uproar all the time -- The dancer -- Hit it and quit it.
Summary, etc.: A tribute to the life and achievements of the "Godfather of Soul" covers his unconventional youth in a segregated South, his complicated family life, and his work as a civil rights advocate and entrepreneur.
Subject: Brown, James, 1933-2006.
Soul musicians > United States > Biography.

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