James Brown

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  • Birth Name: James Joseph Brown Jr.
  • Birth Place: Barnwell, South Carolina, United States
  • Died: December 25, 2006
  • Profession: Singer, Songwriter, Actor
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The Winner Is Exclusive Sneak Peek: "Soul Man" Takes on "Girl On Fire"

It's a battle of soul this week on The Winner Is.In this exclusive sneak peek of Thursday's episode (9/8c, NBC), Jersey girl Alexa takes on James Brown-reincarnated James Chapelle. After the two acts finish their respective performances of Alicia Key… Read more

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CBS Cares - James Brown on Helping Those In Need
00:10 — James Brown and CBS Cares encourage you to help those in need all year round.
National Book Foundation head aims to be a cheerleader for literature
04:40 — National Book Foundation executive director Lisa Lucas is the first woman and African-American to lead the non-profit that hands out the National Book (more…)
Pastor brings hip hop to church
04:24 — The pastor at a 214-year-old church outside Washington, D.C., has tripled the size of his flock with the help of hip hop. James Brown reports.
Pastor uses the Bible and Beyoncé to reach across generations
05:46 — As Holy Week nears an end, many are looking forward to the holiest day on the Christian calendar: Easter Sunday. More than 70 percent of Americans ide (more…)

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Blues Brothers 2000 HBO

This sequel to the 1980 comedy "The Blues Brothers" finds brother Elwood released from jail and looking to re-form the band with a burly bartender after the death of brother Jake.

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Tue May 9 2:00pm
The Tuxedo HBO

A clumsy chauffeur becomes a secret agent when he dons a special suit loaded with enough special gadgets to turn him into a high-tech fighting machine.

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Thu May 11 7:40am
Blues Brothers 2000 HBO

This sequel to the 1980 comedy "The Blues Brothers" finds brother Elwood released from jail and looking to re-form the band with a burly bartender after the death of brother Jake.

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Miss New York Crowned the New Miss America

Miss New York Mallory Hytes Hagan was named the new Miss America Saturday in Las Vegas. Miss South C…

Marva Whitney
Marva Whitney, James Brown Revue Singer, Dies

Marva Whitney, who sang in the James Brown Revue and was known as Brown's Soul Sister No. 1, has die…

Solomon Burke
Soul Singer Solomon Burke Dies at 70

Solomon Burke, a soul music pioneer and Rock and Roll Hall of Fame inductee whose songs blended soul…

Chris Colfer
Glee Surpasses the Beatles for Most Billboard Hot 100 Chart Entries

Twist and shout, Gleeks! Glee surpassed the Beatles in the Billboard record books Wednesday, breakin…

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  • Birth Name: James Joseph Brown Jr.
  • Birth Place: Barnwell, South Carolina, United States
  • Died: December 25, 2006
  • Profession: Singer, Songwriter, Actor

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