James Brown, "Smokin' & Drinkin'":
Thursday, July 1, 2010
Daily Nugget #13: James Brown, "Smokin' & Drinkin'"
There is going to be a flurry of James Brown-related posts in the immediate future here at Medium Rotation, because as a loyal acolyte of the Godfather Of Soul, I can hear JB shouting, grunting, dancing, and demanding more funk, even now, from his satin-covered throne in heaven (well, maybe purgatory). If you don't know his hits, you should do some homework. But even if you do, there are many, many gems hiding in the far reaches of his nearly fifty-year recording career. Here's a fave of mine from 1980's Soul Syndrome.