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A chronicle of James Brown's rise from extreme poverty to become one of the most influential musicians in history.

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Ben Bart
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Joe Brown
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Syd Nathan
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Maceo Parker
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DeeDee Brown
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Ralph Bass
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Yvonne Fair
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Pee Wee Ellis
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Nafloyd Scott
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A chronicle of James Brown's rise from extreme poverty to become one of the most influential musicians in history.

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The Funk don't Quit

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Biography | Drama | Music

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Rated PG-13 for sexual content, drug use, some strong language, and violent situations | See all certifications »

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James Joseph Brown was born on May 3, 1933 and passed away on December 25, 2006 and was considered the Godfather of Soul. See more »

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Features Oobi: Dance Class! See more »

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Out of Sight
Written and Performed by James Brown
Courtesy of Republic Records
Under license from Universal Music Enterprises
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