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Tuesday Jul 8 | BroadwayWorld.com

Rick James' Catalog Re-Released in Digital Form Today

Rick James, the "Super Freak" hitmaker singer, producer, innovator and award-winning pioneer in the fusion of funk, R&B, rock and soul was a vagrant hippie in the 1960s who wandered to Toronto, where he ended up playing with Neil Young and Joni Mitchell, only to end up a hybrid superstar in the '80s thanks to his hit song, "Super Freak."


Related Topix: Funk, Love, Drama Movies, Folk, Joni Mitchell, Motown, Soul

Mon Jul 07, 2014

USA Today

Vibrant memoir from late Rick James has a certain 'Glow'

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Related Topix: Funk, Black Entertainment, George Clinton, Stevie Wonder, Soul, Entertainment

Sun Jul 06, 2014


Rick James' insane life of sex, drugs and music

A 37-year-old TV and movie star has been named by People magazine as Hollywood's hottest bachelor.


Related Topix: Drugs, Funk, Nicky Whelan, Pop/Rock, Stephen Stills, John Coltrane, Jazz, Black Entertainment

Thu Jul 03, 2014


the Autobiography of Rick James Now Available

In his own words, the late hit-making funk rocker reveals all in an honest chronicle of his life of sex, drugs, and masterful music Rick James and acclaimed music biographer David Ritz met in 1979 in Marvin Gaye 's studio while Ritz was interviewing Gaye for a biography.


Related Topix: Funk, Marvin Gaye, Soul, Buffalo, NY

Tue Jul 01, 2014

KNEK-FM Lafayette

Keyshia Cole Films Music Video with 2 Chainz

Keyshia Cole is gearing up to release additional music videos to accompany songs from her upcoming album, Point of No Return .


Related Topix: Funk