Quote of the Day
03/23/15 7:29 am
"When I'm about Rick James, it's all about get out there and kill 'em." - Rick James, Right On Salutes: Rick James, February 1982  MORE >>
Quote of the Day
03/20/15 7:24 am
"He's crazy like a fox, an uneasy combination of brashness and surprising sensitivity, mixed in with the love of centerstage that's so natural in a genuine ham." - Right On!  MORE >>
Right On!
03/18/15 8:03 am
"You saw him grin grins that would've split a sane man's face in two as lights flashed, music crashed, bombs exploded and giant joints rolled on stage." - Right On! remembers a Rick James concert  MORE >>
Street Songs
03/16/15 7:26 am
"You can' outdo 'Street Songs' and I didn't even try. [It] had that special magic that comes with timing and good vibrations and you can't even try to capture that exactly again." - Rick James  MORE >>
Quote of the Day
03/13/15 7:33 am
"I believe you get back whatever you put out." - Rick James (Louise Leiker, Buffalo Musician Rick James Hits Big Time, Courier-Express)  MORE >>
Right On!
03/11/15 7:49 am
Right On! refers to the summer of 1981 as the summer Rick James "came to town." Any of you lucky enough to catch him at one of the sold out shows on the Street Songs tour?  MORE >>
Some Trivia for Our Fans
03/09/15 8:42 am
Who convinced James Johnson Jr. to change his name to Rick James?  MORE >>
Funk Fact
03/06/15 7:38 am
Growin' Up in the Ghetto: As a kid, Rick was a self-proclaimed car thief and street fighter.  MORE >>
Funk Fact
03/04/15 7:29 am
Rick originally wrote "Standing On The Top" for himself, but when he heard The Temptations were getting back together, he jumped at the chance to collaborate with them.  MORE >>
Fun Fact
03/02/15 1:38 pm
Rick James was the first solo artist at Motown to hit "Platinum" on a first album.  MORE >>

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