James Brown

James Brown

Age
73 (passed away Dec. 25th, 2006)
Birthday
May. 3rd, 1933
Born in
Barnwell, South Carolina, USA
Height
5' 6"

James Brown's Main TV Roles

Show Character(s)
Soul Train TV Show
Soul Train
 

Main Movie Roles

2006 - Glastonbury
2002 - The Tuxedo
2002 - Undercover Brother
2002 - The New Guy
1998 - Holy Man
1998 - Blues Brothers 2000
1996 - When We Were Kings
1991 - The Commitments
1985 - Rocky IV
1983 - Doctor Detroit
1980 - The Blues Brothers

Guest TV Roles

Show Name
Characters Played
Ep Count
Himself
2
Himself - Team Captain
1
Lou De Long
1
Himself (Voiced)
1
Hostage Negotiator (Voiced)
1
Himself - Musical Guest
1
Himself
1
Himself
1
James Brown
1
[Complete List]



BIOGRAPHY:




TRIVIA:
  • Record holder for the artist who has charted most singles on the Billboard Hot 100 without ever reaching #1 at that chart.
  • Insisted on using the title Mr. or Ms. for everyone in his band. He felt it was a sign of respect if people called each other by their proper title.
  • Charter member of the Rock and Roll Hall of Fame in 1986.
  • Brown's hit singles like "Say It Loud (I'm Black and I'm Proud)" and "Funky President" galvanized black youth during the turbulent '70's.
  • Some radicals criticized him for his patriotism and he received death threats after playing to US troops in Vietnam in 1972.
  • He served 26 months in prison for leading police on a high speed chase in Georgia in 1988.
  • Performed at President 'Richard Nixon' (qv)'s first inauguration on 30 January 1969.
  • (14 November 2006) Inducted into the UK Music Hall of Fame for his outstanding contribution to British music and integral part of British music culture.


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