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It's Friday - Time to party, Super Freaks!
05/25/18 12:19 pm
Watch the "Party All The Time" music video & get in the mood to rage: http://found.ee/rjpatt  MORE >>
#RickJamesHistory
05/23/18 12:36 pm
On this day in 1985, Eddie Murphy released his first single, the Rick James produced hit "Party All The Time." Stream it: http://found.ee/partyallthetime  MORE >>
#RickJamesHistory
05/21/18 4:24 pm
Can you believe it’s been EXACTLY 33 years since Rick James released his 8th studio album, ‘Glow?’ More fun facts....  MORE >>
Rick “Sanchez” James! These Rick James + Rick & Morty mashups are fresh AF.
05/18/18 2:24 pm
Do you have some Rick James artwork that should get some lovin’ on the feed? Share it with us using the hashtag #RickJamesArt on Instagram & Twitter, and tag @RickJames for the chance to be featured.  MORE >>
#RickJamesInfluence
05/16/18 2:18 pm
Did you know that Kendrick Lamar & Ab-Soul's song "P&P 1.5" - off the 2010 album 'Overly Dedicated' - features an interpolation of Rick James' "Give It To Me Baby"? What's your favorite example of Rick's lasting impact on today's R&B and Hip-Hop?  MORE >>
Stevie Wonder
05/13/18 1:42 pm
A very Happy Birthday to fellow Motown Records alumn, Stevie Wonder. Stevie was a guest artist on Rick’s album ‘Street Songs’ - with harmonica featured on “Mr. Policeman” - and spoke at Rick’s funeral in 2004. “I love you, Rick, [...] for the fun we had and the songs that you heard of mine where you said, ‘Nah, I don’t think that’s enough, you gotta do something else with that.’” - Stevie Wonder  MORE >>
#RickJamesHistory
05/11/18 11:34 am
36 years ago, this Sunday, Rick James released his sixth studio album, "Throwin’ Down" (May 13, 1982). Which classic rock front woman provided backing vocals on the album?  MORE >>
Quote of the Day
05/09/18 12:31 pm
"I was born in the ghetto, and everyone in my band has starved, and we've all been through the rats and roaches syndrome. We're from the streets and we've been through the gang trip, too. Maybe I'll always be a punk. […] To me, a punk is someone who says what's on his mind and who doesn't take no shit!” - Rick James   MORE >>
FUNK UP YOUR LIFE!
05/07/18 12:56 pm
Tune into Dash Radio for “Super Freak - Powered by Rick James” - with Rick’s daughter, Ty James - and get a fresh dose of the best funk & soul from the 60s, 70s & 80s: http://found.ee/DashRadio  MORE >>
Happy Birthday James Brown!
05/03/18 1:40 pm
Happy Birthday to the Godfather of Soul, James Brown. Check out this footage of Rick, James Brown, & blues brother Dan Aykroyd performing James Brown's "Sex Machine" live in 1996.   MORE >>


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