Quote of the Day
05/28/14 7:46 am
"James comes on fast-talking and brash, like Sgt. Bilko engineering some scam." on Throwin' Down, Mitchell Cohen, Creem, 1982  MORE >>
Quote of the Day
05/27/14 7:41 am
"I think that for any artist to say that he's in touch with the pulse of the people is a good thing, but for him to actually believe that he knows what they're going to go for, he's got to be off in space!" -Rick JamesLloyd Bradley, NME, April 1982  MORE >>
It's time to "Party All The Time."
05/23/14 7:39 am
Eddie Murphy's ode to the good life was released a single today in 1985.  MORE >>
05/21/14 9:01 am
"You beautiful things, you beautiful things!" Glow, was released today in 1985. Get Rick's whole story in his autobiography of the same name, available to preorder now!   MORE >>
05/19/14 9:03 am
"Glow is at its strongest not when the band is vamping, but when Rick James is crooning." - Roy Trakin, Creem 1985  MORE >>
Pretty Much
05/16/14 7:47 am
"Rick James is all come-on, all egocentric hedonism, and he makes humpy, very alive party-rock." -Mitchell Cohen, Creem, 1982  MORE >>
Quote of the Day
05/14/14 9:20 am
"For the people who are buying the records... They put you up there, so give them the best you can. But as fast as you come up, you can go down." - Rick James, Lloyd Bradley, NME, April 1982
Throwin' Down
05/12/14 7:25 am
Rick turned up the heat on the world with the release of Throwin' Down this week in 1982.   MORE >>
Happy Mother's Day
05/11/14 7:23 am
Leave the kinky girls home today - it's time to go home to Mother! Happy Mother's Day to all the super freaks out there.
Were You There?
05/09/14 12:45 pm
Rick played a show with Chaka Khan at the Greek Theater in LA in May 2002. Was anyone there? Message us with your ticket stub and your story and we’ll share it with the community!

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