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James Brown

A consummate showman whose private life was as explosive as his legendary performances, this iconic hit-maker forever changed the sound of music. Born into poverty in the '30s, as a youth Brown spent time in jail for stealing before finding his calling as… (more)

Birth Name: James Joseph Brown Jr.

Birth Place: Barnwell, SC

Died: December 25, 2006

Profession: Singer, Songwriter, Actor

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Nick Lachey

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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James Brown on Childhood Cancer
00:10 — James Brown and CBS Cares encourage you to make a difference in the effort to treat and defeat Childhood Cancer.
James Brown on Diabetes
00:10 — James Brown and CBS Cares encourage you to learn how to prevent Type 2 Diabetes.
The Talk Rewind: Rocktober 2015
01:54 — Remembering Rocktober 2015 with Julie Chen as Madonna, Aisha Tyler as Beyonce, Sara Gilbert as Celine Dion, Sharon Osbourne as Sia, and Sheryl Underwo (more…)
African-Americans' impact on sports and Olympics
03:39 — The sports exhibit at the Smithsonian's National Museum of African American History and Culture shows the rich culture of black athletes and how their (more…)

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Sun Dec 4 6:00am
The Pride of St. Louis FXM

Based on the career of baseball immortal Dizzy Dean (Dan Dailey). Joanne Dru, Richard Hylton. Paul: Richard Crenna. Horst: Hugh Sanders. Moose: James Brown. Harmon Jones directed.

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Wed Dec 7 10:45pm
Air Force TCM

This World War II tribute to the B-17 Flying Fortress "Mary Ann" follows the exploits of the American bomber crew serving in the Pacific theater after its involvement with the Japanese at Pearl Harbor. George Amy won a Best Editing Oscar.

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Fri Dec 9 10:00am
The Tuxedo MOMAX

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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Mallory Hytes Hagan
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, SC
  • Died: December 25, 2006
  • Profession: Singer, Songwriter, Actor

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