Quote of the Day
09/10/18 7:17 am
"Punk Funk means to be one with yourself. To be rebellious, aggressive, able to do and say what you feel at all times, without inflicting mental or spiritual pain." - Rick James  MORE >>
Stevie Wonder
09/07/18 10:18 am
Stevie Wonder: “What’s your name?” RJ: “Ricky James Mathews” SW: “That’s too long. Ricky James sounds more like it. Gonna remember you, Ricky James. Next time I see you I’ll be singing your hit."  MORE >>
Now Listening
09/05/18 3:25 am
Looking for all your Rick favorites in one place? Blast hits like “Mary Jane” and “Give It To Me Baby” with the Rick James DEFINITIVE COLLECTION CD. Pass the joint and turn it UP:
Today in History
09/03/18 7:20 am
On this day 37 years ago, Rick and Teena Marie united to serenade each other in the sensual, “Fire and Desire,” live at Madison Square Garden.   MORE >>
Rick Art
08/31/18 6:51 am
Had to do a double-take! A spot-on portrait right down to Rick’s iconic stache by IG user @hre2art. Do you have a piece of Rick art you think is super freaky? Show off your stuff with the hashtag #RickJamesArt on Instagram or Twitter and tag @Rickjames to be featured.   MORE >>
Happy Birthday to The King of Pop - Michael Jackson!
08/29/18 7:07 am
“I love [Michael Jackson]. I think he’s fantastic... I've been knowing Michael since he was a kid.” - Rick James  MORE >>
Today in History
08/27/18 6:54 am
34 years ago today, Rick brought his punk funk energy to Don Kirshner’s Rock Concert where he performed a 4 song set. You can watch this set and learn how Rick became a legend in the I’M RICK JAMES: THE DEFINITIVE DVD, available in the official RJ store:
Happy Birthday Dave Chappelle!
08/24/18 6:54 am
Happy Birthday to comedian and friend of Rick's, Dave Chappelle! Chappelle's legendary comedy sketches helped introduce the King of Punk Funk's fly lifestyle to a brand new generation. Watch 'True Hollywood Stories' from the Chappelle's Show to find out how Rick's dirty boots rubbed Charlie Murphy the wrong way.  MORE >>
Quote of the Day
08/22/18 7:26 am
“I wasn't trying to write. I started singing, ‘She's a very kinky girl…’ I was about to stop - the whole thing sounded a little dumb - when one of my cats said, ‘It's cool. It's hypnotic’... right then and there I had the engineer hook up a mic and started singing the story as it came to me - this story of a super freak. I never wrote down a word. Made it up on the spot.” - Rick James  MORE >>
08/20/18 6:56 am
Now this is how you pay tribute to the KING of Punk Funk. Submit your Rick James ink by posting with the hashtag #RickJamesTattoo on Instagram or Twitter, tagged @RickJames. We wanna see your tat tributes to Rick!   MORE >>

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