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  1. Fatherhood Has Put Saxophonist Jackiem Joyner in a Funky MoodRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday May 8 | BroadwayWorld.com

    ... sax. He takes full command on the stormy "Addicted," playing every instrument heard on the moody number. "Think James Brown on tenor sax" is how Joyner describes the super funky "Get Down Street." A pair of high-energy pop-R&B covers - Justin ...

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  2. THIS: The Great LoopRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday May 8 | Hilobrow

    ... would tell her to stop all the manic dancing and "look like a girl," to which Kid-Kidjo replied, "I wanna be James Brown when I grow up, so I guess I'm a boy!" Tonight she was fulfilling a different youthful prophecy, bouncing the signal that beamed ...

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  3. GOP-led House panel votes to overhaul Dodd-FrankRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday May 8 | The New Zealand Herald

    ... The party-line vote in the Republican-led House Financial Services Committee was 34-26. "I can't do a good James Brown, but I feel good," said Rep. Jeb Hensarling, the normally reserved Republican chairman of the committee, referring to the singer ...

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  4. Old school hip-hop duo DJ Format and Abdominal play Nottingham's Rescue Rooms on May 11Read the original story w/Photo

    Monday May 8 | Nottingham Evening Post

    ... loving...artists like Run DMC, Beastie Boys, Public Enemy (just to name a few) and soul/jazz/funk artists like James Brown, Herbie Hancock and Kool & The Gang. Abdominal: Obviously a lot of the artists I grew up listening to, like Souls of Mischief, ...

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  5. GOP House panel starts to gut Dodd-Frank lawRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday May 5 | Salt Lake Tribune

    ... The party-line vote in the Republican-led House Financial Services Committee was 34-26. "I can't do a good James Brown, but I feel good," said Rep. Jeb Hensarling, the normally reserved Republican chairman of the committee, referring to the singer ...

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  6. GOP House panel takes first step to gut Dodd-Frank lawRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday May 5 | Daily Times

    ... The party-line vote in the Republican-led House Financial Services Committee was 34-26. "I can't do a good James Brown, but I feel good," said Rep. Jeb Hensarling, the normally reserved Republican chairman of the committee, referring to the singer ...

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  7. Panel approves Dodd-Frank regulations overhaulRead the original story

    Thursday May 4 | The Standard

    ... cleared the Republican-led House Financial Services Committee on a party-line vote of 34-26. "I can't do a good James Brown, but I feel good,'' said Jeb Hensarling, the normally reserved Republican chairman of the committee, re... A panel of the US ...

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  8. House Panel Votes to Gut Dodd-Frank Law Enacted After the Financial CrisisRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday May 4 | Time

    ... the Republican-led House Financial Services Committee on a party-line vote of 34-26. "I can't do a good James Brown, but I feel good," said Rep. Jeb Hensarling, the normally reserved Republican chairman of the committee, referring to the singer ...

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  9. P.O.D. Share Cover 'It's A Man's Man's Man's World' [News]Read the original story w/Photo

    Thursday May 4 | Ultimate-guitar.com

    P.O.D. are now streaming their own version of "It's A Man's Man's Man's World" by James Brown, in honor of the legendary singer's birthday. P.O.D. are now streaming their own version of "It's A Man's Man's Man's World" by James Brown, in honor of the legendary singer's birthday.

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  10. Song of the Day: Sedlmayr on J. Geils and 'Give it to Me'Read the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday May 3 | Tucson Weekly

    ... this band who shucked, jived, played every sweaty room that'd have them deserved to make that big payback that James Brown defines on so many levels. I learned a long time back too that you're not handcuffed to a favorite group, singer or star as ...

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  11. James Brown's Biggest Billboard Hot 100 HitsRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday May 3 | Billboard

    In honor of James Brown 's birthday , Billboard takes a look at some of his biggest songs on the Billboard Hot 100 chart. The funk legend first entered the Hot 100 with "Try Me," which eventually peaked at No.

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  12. May 3, birthdays for Desiigner, Eric Church, Dule HillRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday May 3 | The Brooklyn Daily Eagle

    ... was born in 1937; U.S. Sen. DAVID VITTER, who was born in 1961; and U.S. Sen. RON RYDEN, who was born in 1949. JAMES BROWN WAS BORN ON THIS DAY IN 1933. The singer and songwriter began singing gospel while in reform school. He quickly moved into pop ...

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  13. Fascinating images show the 'Chitlin Circuit'Read the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday May 3 | Mail on Sunday

    Hit the Road: Fascinating images reveal the history of the 'Chitlin Circuit' where artists including Ray Charles, James Brown and Tina Turner made their living while banned from performing in white bars The lively pictures show household names such as a young Jimi Hendrix, Ike and Tina Turner and James Brown plying their trade.

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  14. Happy 2017 RIP Birthday to the Godfather of Soul, the Magnificent James BrownRead the original story

    Wednesday May 3 | Aquarius Papers

    ... in show business." Time to get down with some funky soul music for your listening and dancing pleasure! Mister James Brown (May 3, 1933 - December 25, 2006) was the premier funk performer of his time, one of the few people who actually did create ...

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  15. Almanac for Wednesday, May 3, 2017Read the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday May 3 | UPI

    Those born on this date are under the sign of Taurus. They include Italian political philosopher Niccolo Machiavelli in 1469; British explorer John Speke, who discovered the source of the Nile, in 1827; journalist Jacob August Riis in 1849; French perfume-maker Francois Coty in 1874; Israeli Prime Minister Golda Meir in 1898; singer/actor Bing Crosby in 1903; actor Mary Astor in 1906; Broadway gossip columnist Earl Wilson in 1907; playwright William Inge in 1913; folk singer Pete Seeger in 1919; boxer Sugar Ray Robinson, born Walker Smith Jr., in 1921; actor Ann B. Davis in 1926; singer James Brown in 1933; singer Frankie Valli in 1934 ; TV personality Greg Gumbel in 1946 ; magician Doug Henning in 1947; singer/songwriter Christopher Cross in 1951 ; actors Christina Hendricks and Dule Hill in 1975 .

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  16. Student gets surprise visit from Marvel Comics superheroRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday May 2 | MDJonline.com

    ... you, Ian." The popular actor is best known for his movie roles portraying iconic figures, such as R&B singer, James Brown, in "Get On Up" and baseball legend, Jackie Robinson, in "42." "Mr. Boseman made this family's challenge a little less ...

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  17. Book Review: Kill 'Em and Leave: Searching for the Real James BrownRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday May 2 | Stereophile

    Kill 'Em and Leave: Searching for the Real James Brown and the American Soul by James McBride. Spiegel & Grau, 2016.

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  18. Interview: Veteran Soul Singer Wants to Keep Music HumanRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday May 2 | Style Weekly

    ... in his career, Fields earned the nickname "Little J.B." because he sounded so much like the Godfather of Soul, James Brown. Later he even recorded extra vocals for the Brown biographical film, "Get on Up." Fields left home for New York at 17 with no ...

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  19. Joshua Ledet Signs Exclusive Label Partnership With The SoNo Recording GroupRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday May 2 | BroadwayWorld.com

    ... during his memorable run on the 11th season of American Idol. Judge Randy Jackson called his performance of the James Brown classic, "It's A Man's Man's Man's World", "one of the best in the history of any singing competition," and fellow judge ...

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  20. Billy Joel Honors Allman Brothers Band & Other Georgia Acts In AtlantaRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Apr 28 | JamBase

    ... he led his band through a large swath of "Midnight Rider" by the Allman Brothers Band. He also performed James Brown's "I Got You (I Feel Good)" and Otis Redding's "(Sittin' On) The Dock Of The Bay" as well as "Georgia On My Mind" and "Midnight ...

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