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James Brown:
The Singles Vol. 5 - 1967-1969
Label Polydor B0010411-02
recorded compilation
online distribution


James Brown organ, piano, vocals
Les Asch alto sax, tenor sax
Alfred 'Pee Wee' Ellis alto sax, organ
Maceo Parker tenor sax
St. Clair Pinckney tenor sax, baritone sax
Eldee Williams tenor sax
Haywood Henry baritone sax
Dave Parkinson baritone sax
Garnett Brown trombone
Jimmy Cleveland trombone
Levi Rasbury trombone, French horn
Fred Wesley trombone
Joe Dupars trumpet
Richard "Kush" Griffith trumpet
Johnny Grimes trumpet
Joe Newman trumpet
Waymon Reed trumpet
Alphonso "Country" Kellum guitar, bass
Carl Lynch guitar
Jimmy Nolen guitar
Wallace Richardson guitar
Troy Seals guitar
Bobby Byrd celeste, organ, vocals
Ernie Hayes piano
Timothy Hedding piano
Walter Foster harmonica
string section
Tim Drummond bass
Al Lucas bass
Bernard Odum bass
Sweet Charles Sherrell bass
John Starks drums
Clyde Stubblefield drums
Rafael Rivera timbales
Ron Selico bongos
Edward Williams percussion
Vicki Anderson vocals
Marva Whitney vocals


Track List
CD1-01: I Can't Stand Myself (When You Touch Me)
CD1-02: There Was A Time
CD1-03: The Soul Of J.B.
CD1-04: Funky Soul #1
CD1-05: You've Got To Change Your Mind
CD1-06: Bringing Up The Guitar
CD1-07: Gittin' A Little Hipper
CD1-08: I Got The Feelin'
CD1-09: If I Ruled The World
CD1-10: You've Got The Power
CD1-11: Shhhhhhhh (For A Little While)
CD1-12: Here I Go
CD1-13: America Is My Home - Pt 1
CD1-14: America Is My Home - Pt 2
CD1-15: Licking Stick - Licking Stick (Part 1)
CD1-16: Licking Stick - Licking Stick (Part 2)
CD1-17: Licking Stick - Licking Stick (Part 1) Stereo
CD1-18: Licking Stick - Licking Stick (Part 2) Stereo
CD1-19: There Was A Time
CD1-20: I Guess I'll Have To Cry, Cry, Cry
CD1-21: Just Plain Funk
CD1-22: I Guess I'll Have To Cry, Cry, Cry (Alt. Take)
CD2-01: Say It Loud - I'm Black And I'm Proud (Part 1)
CD2-02: Say It Loud - I'm Black And I'm Proud (Part 2)
CD2-03: Maybe Good, Maybe Bad (Part 1)
CD2-04: Maybe Good, Maybe Bad (Part 2)
CD2-05: Goodbye My Love
CD2-06: Shades Of Brown
CD2-07: Shades Of Brown (Pt. 2)
CD2-08: Santa Claus Goes Straight To The Ghetto
CD2-09: You Know It
CD2-10: Tit For Tat (Ain't No Taking Back)
CD2-11: Believers Shall Enjoy (Non Believers Shall Suffer)
CD2-12: Let's Unite The Whole World At Christmas
CD2-13: In The Middle (Part 1)
CD2-14: In The Middle (Part 2)
CD2-15: Little Green Apples
CD2-16: Come On In The House
CD2-17: Give It Up Or Turnit A Loose
CD2-18: I'll Lose My Mind
CD2-19: Soul Pride (Part 1)
CD2-20: Soul Pride (Part 2)
CD2-21: You Got To Have A Job (If You Don't Work You Can't Eat)




Sound Samples
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