James Brown

James Brown
1933 - 2006

James Brown  American Singer

Rank
4975
Age
73
Zodiac

James Joseph Brown (May 3, 1933 – December 25, 2006) was an American singer, songwriter, and dancer. The founding father of funk music and a major figure of 20th-century popular music and dance, he is often referred to as "The Godfather of Soul"...

Confirmed Relationships5
Longest Relationship16 yrs
Average Relationship Length6 yrs, 9 mths
Rumored Relationships4
First Name James
Middle Name Joseph
Last Name Brown
Full Name at Birth James Joseph Brown
Alternative Name The Godfather of Soul, The Hardest Working Man in Show Business, The Godfather of Funk
Age 73 (age at death) years
Birthday 3rd May, 1933
Birthplace Barnwell, South Carolina, USA
Died 25th December, 2006
Place of Death Atlanta, Georgia, USA
Height 5' 6" (168 cm)
Build Average
Eye Color Brown - Dark
Hair Color Black
Zodiac Sign Taurus
Sexuality Straight
Ethnicity Black
Nationality American
Occupation Text Musician, recording artist, producer, dancer, bandleader
Occupation Singer
Claim to Fame "I Got You (I Feel Good)" (1965)
Music Genre (Text) Funk, soul, R&B
Music Genre R&B/Soul, R&B, Piano
Year(s) Active 1954–2006, 1954–1988, 1991–2006
Music Style Soul, Funk, Early R&B, Soundtracks, Blaxploitation
Music Mood Party/Celebratory, Earthy, Organic, Rousing, Boisterous, Passionate, Fiery, Intense, Energetic, Sexual, Exuberant, Sensual, Brash, Joyous, Rambunctious, Raucous, Urgent, Bravado, Lively, Warm, Swaggering
Instrument Vocals, Piano, Organ, Leader, Arranger
Instrument (text) Vocals, drums, percussion, organ, keyboards
Record Label Federal, King, Dade, Try Me, Smash, People, Polydor, Scotti Bros.
Associated Acts The Famous Flames, The J.B.'s, The Dapps, Bobby Byrd, The Soul Generals, Lyn Collins, Bobby Bennett, Bootsy Collins
Official Websites http://www.jamesbrown.com/
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Partner Comparison

NameAgeZodiacOccupationNationality
James Brown73 TaurusSinger
American
Tomirae Brown47 TaurusSinger
American
Adrienne Rodriguez45 Pisces
Deidre Jenkins-
Tammi Terrell24 TaurusSinger
American
Velma Warren-
Candice Hurst-Singer
American
Bea Ford-
Kellie Everts70 CancerBodybuilder
American
Yvonne Fair51 LibraSinger
American

Children

NameGenderBornAge
Venisha
Female
Teddy
Male
Terry
Male
Larry
Male
Teddy
Terry
Larry
Teddy
Terry
Larry
Daryl
Male
Yamma Noyola
Female
Deanna Crisp
Female
James II
Male11th June, 200114 years old

Filmography

FilmYearCharacterType
The Artist's Journey2000 Movie
Blues Brothers 20001998 Cleophus James Movie
Duckman: Private Dick/Family Man1994 Hostage Negotiator TV Show
Amen1986 James Brown TV Show
Rocky IV1985 The Godfather of Soul Movie
Miami Vice1984 Lou De Long TV Show
Doctor Detroit1983 Bandleader Movie
The Blues Brothers1980 Reverend Cleophus James Movie
The Phynx1970 James Brown Movie

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smashaveMay 11, 2014

James brown was fantastic on his album called this mans world I really love it when heard it. It makes me to relax more he is a legend his legacy will live forever in our hearts and soul RIP 1933-2006 Mr Sir Brown :((

omarsclubFeb 17, 2011

musical legend

omarsclubFeb 14, 2011

the funk master

GMBRNov 13, 2008

James Brown Band with Karen Hall with the Prince Charles 60th Birthday Party...


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