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Rolling Stone Interview
February 1, 2011 9:48 pm
Rolling Stone, March 8, 2002. "Rick James Back on the Street: After a stroke, funk legend getting his freak on" by Bill Crandall.  MORE
Were You There?
May 9, 2014 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!
Quote of the Day
August 22, 2014 8:16 am
"He's the bad boy of black pop, a groove-minded funkster with a nasty attitude, and a tall, lean sex machine." - Andria Lisle, MOJO, September 2002  MORE
Quote of the Day
September 24, 2014 8:01 am
"When I'm working on a song, I'll play the drums and guitars and bass and keyboards, then scat the horn parts until they sound right. And my sax man Daniel LeMelle has been with me for 25 years – sometimes he can feel what I'm singing even before I come up with it." Rick James, MOJO 2002
Quote of the Day
October 20, 2014 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
Quote of the Day
October 27, 2014 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
Quote of the Day
October 7, 2015 10:59 am
"I don't ever want to look at a concert as work." - Rick James to Bill Crandal, Rolling Stone 2002  MORE
Below the Funk
October 28, 2015 8:27 am
"Below the Funk" is really one of my favorites. It's an afro-rhythm thing, but it's really just me telling people in my hometown, "F*ck you. Kiss my ass." - Rick James to Bill Crandal, Rolling Stone 2002  MORE
Quote of the Day
September 19, 2016 8:22 am
"Categorizing Rick James isn't as easy as one might think." - MOJO, September 2002  MORE
Quote of the Day
March 6, 2017 6:40 am
"As someone who beat the odds, and as a musician who gave up the truth. My music ain't no contrived bullshit. It ain't no sci-fi shit. It's the real fuckin' deal." - Rick James to Rolling Stone, 2002.  MORE
Quote of the Day
May 10, 2017 6:29 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, 2002. Photo by Henry Diltz. Where did you experience the King of Punk Funk?   MORE
Quote of the Day
May 15, 2017 6:44 am
"'Below the Funk' is really one of my favorites. It's an afro-rhythm thing, but it's really just me telling people in my hometown, 'Fuck you. Kiss my ass.'" - Rick James, 2002.   MORE
Rick's Picks
May 24, 2017 7:20 am
"A Rick James and the Stone City Band show was like a party on the Fourth of July. It was a celebration" - Rick James, 2002.   MORE


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