Quote of the Day
02/03/16 8:14 am
"Rick James carried the banner of black pop over that fertile territory known as funk." - David Ritz  MORE >>
Happy Birthday
02/01/16 9:37 am
Happy birthday to the one and only king of punk funk.  MORE >>
01/29/16 8:24 am
Rick with San Francisco music scene legend Don Wehr  MORE >>
Quote of the Day
01/27/16 9:07 am
"Growing up Rick always wanted something better for himself: "Lots of cars, lots of clothes, lots of women. Being recognized all over the place... All that bullshit that never comes true. But this time it did." - Rolling Stone, 1982  MORE >>
This Week in History
01/25/16 8:48 am
Bustin' Out hit shelves this week in 1979.  MORE >>
Bustin' Out (On Funk)
01/22/16 8:36 am
Well, alright you squares it's time we smoked, Get on up this funk and let's have a toke  MORE >>
Quote of the Day
01/20/16 8:33 am
"He is one of the most wonderful most soulful people you would ever want to meet." - Berry Gordy Jr.  MORE >>
Take it from Rick's mother, she knew him best,
01/18/16 8:20 am
"I mean 'Ghetto Life' is his life... he did hang out around the corner with the boys. That's his life."  MORE >>
Quote of the Day
01/15/16 8:51 am
"In the old days, our main thing was to take black music to the highest height we could, and to give people strong lyrical content and give people strong beats and rhythm." - Rick James  MORE >>

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