News
RSS
Photo of the Day
11/05/14 7:51 am
No one could funk like Rick.  MORE >>
On the Stone City Band
11/03/14 2:57 pm
"They were just about the baddest motherf*cking funkers on the planet who could play jazz, rock, Latin… anything." - 10 Years After Rick James' Death: Hanging With The Super Freak, Keith Murphy Posted August 6, 2014  MORE >>
Happy Halloween!
10/31/14 4:46 am
Don’t forget to send us your funkiest Rick James costumes for your chance to win a copy for GLOW. We will accept photos until November 3!
Quote of the Day
10/29/14 7:36 am
"[Rick] scared me a lot of times - driving a car through Topanga Canyon at breakneck speed. He could have killed us 10 times but he didn't care. Rick was laughing hysterically while I screamed for my life. He was like the angel and the demon all in one person. You never knew which one was going to show up." - Dave Burt of Heaven and Earth  MORE >>
Quote of the Day
10/27/14 8:10 am
On being sampled in hip hop: "I didn't like it until my lawyers told me how much money I was making. Then I was no longer mad!" - Rick James, Andria Lisle, MOJO, September 2002
Street Songs
10/24/14 7:38 am
"Street Songs is one of those albums that means something different to everybody who hears it - dance music, love music, flat-out funk, and, too, strange stuff for those willing to meet it halfway." - Dave DiMartino, Creem 1981  MORE >>
Quote of the Day
10/22/14 7:53 am
"In those days, I wanted to be as big as Sly was at the time. Now, there's no telling how Big Rick James can get if he hangs in there." - Rick James, John Abbey, Blues & Soul, 1979  MORE >>
Quote of the Day
10/20/14 7:46 am
"I try to make the audience forget all their problems - for an hour and a half or so get them out of themselves, and space, and time, and consciousness." - Rick James, Rolling Stone, March 8 2002
Halloween
10/17/14 7:49 am
We better see some Rick James costumes roaming the streets this Halloween! Send us your photos as attachments in messages to the Facebook page. Five of our favorites will win copies of Glow.
Fire It Up
10/15/14 8:39 am
Cock back that Love Gun, Fire It Up was released today in 1979!  MORE >>


© The James Ambrose Johnson, Jr. 1999 Trust terms & conditions | privacy policy