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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Kurt Loder Likens Michael Jackson To James Brown
01:35 — Loder describes Jackson as "always on" and "business-savvy." (6.26.09)
James Brown on Michael Sam's coming out: "A watershed moment"
01:47 — This past weekend, NFL prospect Michael Sam announced he is gay and reaction is pouring in from the sports world and beyond. James Brown, host of "The (more…)
Al Sharpton Thanks The Godfather
02:28 — 'Every time someone beats the odds, James Brown still lives,' the reverend says to the Apollo crowd. (12.28.06)
News On: Chris Brown, James Brown, Nas
01:01 — A section of a Harlem, New York, street might be named after the late legend; Chris Brown tackles a new role; and Nas shot a video. (1.8.07)

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Tue Sep 26 3:40pm
The Blues Brothers HBO2

Two soul-singing brothers are sent on a "mission from God" to raise $5000 to save a Chicago orphanage. On their fund-raising tour de force, they encounter a multitude of mishaps and mayhem.

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Fri Sep 29 6:00am
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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Sat Sep 30 1:30am
Rocky IV IFC

Rocky Balboa goes up against a technologically trained Soviet named Ivan Drago after his one-time nemesis, Apollo Creed, is brutally slaughtered in the boxing ring during a lopsided exhibition match against the superhuman Russian boxer.

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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…

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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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