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Quote of the Day
01/14/15 7:33 am
"As far as Motown was concerned, the Mynah Birds were complete oddballs. When we arrived - sometime in 1966 - it was culture shock." - Rick James in "Glow"  MORE >>
January 1981
01/12/15 7:42 am
Rick was recording his album, "Street Songs", in January of 1981. Later that year, the world was introduced to "Super Freak" and hasn't been the same since. #RickJamesJanuaryJams   MORE >>
Inspirations
01/09/15 9:32 am
Rick on one of his inspirations: "And naturally, I never stopped learned from Tower of Power's main inspiration, James Brown. The Godfather was the grease, the grit, and guts of groove-centric R&B." - from "Glow".  MORE >>
Quote of the Day
01/07/15 9:27 am
"His Stone City Band, featuring his longtime saxophonist and arranger, Daniel Le'Melle, was as precise as ever, and Mr. James showed off its dynamics, sometimes conducting with a baton." - New York Times on Rick's performance at Tramps in New York City, January 1998.  MORE >>
Unsung
01/05/15 9:24 am
U.S. based fans: Tune in to tvOne on January 14 for the premiere of the new season of Unsung featuring Rick James.
Lyric of the Day
01/02/15 4:55 pm
When you turn your back on love, It's like turnin' off the light, You're in the dark and you're all alone” - Rick James “Don’t Give Up On Love”
Happy New Year!
12/31/14 9:28 am
Best wishes for a funky new year! - The Rick James Team
Video of the Day
12/29/14 11:01 am
"Tell em how you feel, Rick..."  MORE >>
GLOW
12/26/14 8:25 am
Didn't get a copy of GLOW under the Christmas Tree? No worries. Tag the person in the comments on our FB page that you're spending New Year's with and we'll select two people to win copies of the book.
Happy Christmas
12/24/14 7:24 am
Happy Christmas! - Rick James Team


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