Happy Birthday, James Brown!
05/03/17 7:17 am
"I never stopped learning from Tower of Power’s main inspiration, James Brown. The Godfather was the grease, grit, and guts of groove-centric R&B." - Rick James. Happy Birthday to the Godfather of Soul, James Brown!  MORE >>
Video of the Day
05/01/17 5:30 pm
"[Mary Jane] could've just strolled its fly-ass along for 25 minutes and nobody would've minded." - Rolling Stone on Rick's classic ‘Mary Jane’, 2014.   MORE >>
Quote of the Day
04/28/17 6:50 am
“Rick James is the baddest-looking dude in rock & roll, and don't try to tell him otherwise.” - Rolling Stone, 1982.   MORE >>
Video of the Day
04/26/17 7:00 am
"James turned his production attention to resuscitating the career of The Temptations, recently returned to Motown. 'Standing on the Top' (April 1982), credited to The Temptations featuring Rick James, was an R&B Top Ten [hit]." - Billboard  MORE >>
Quote of the Day
04/24/17 6:54 am
"James was one of R&B's most crafty producers and arrangers." - NPR, 2015.   MORE >>
Quote of the Day
04/21/17 7:39 am
"Masculine and feminine, James played mercilessly with dress and gender codes." - Vogue, 2016.   MORE >>
Song of the Day
04/19/17 6:36 am
"'You and I' gave me that foot in the door." - Rick James. Experience it:  MORE >>
Video of the Day
04/17/17 7:24 am
"I was a fool baby, but I won't be fooled no more." - Rick James, "Fool On The Street." Don't be a fool and miss this Soul Train experience.   MORE >>
Quote of the Day
04/14/17 6:38 am
"Rick James was an alter ego I created a long time ago. He was meant to be a person who could wear braids and teach blacks about their history and their legacy. That was my plan, to teach using dance music." - Rick James  MORE >>
Charlie Murphy
04/12/17 12:19 pm
Rest in peace, Charlie Murphy. Your legend will live on forever.  MORE >>

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