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Sings Raw Soul album for sale by James Brown was released Apr 12, 2011 on the Polydor label. Recorded between March 23, 1964 and January 15, 1967. Sings Raw Soul CD music Includes liner notes by Harry Weinger and Alan Leeds. Sings Raw Soul buy CD music Surprisingly, the album's title is only about halfway true. Sings Raw Soul songs The sessions contained here cover a wide span of time (1964-1968). Sings Raw Soul album for sale Consequently, the later tracks bear the mark of Brown's souped-up funk, but earlier recordings include a sentimental take on the ballad "Till Then," previously popularized by the Mills Brothers (!), a quaint "message" song about staying in school ("Don't Be a Dropout"), and a loungey, vibes-led instrumental ("Yours and Mine"). Sings Raw Soul CD music The album naturally picks up when Brown and his band turn up the heat, as on the existential funk of "Money Won't Change You" and the aptly titled, hard-grooving "Let Yourself Go." Sings Raw Soul buy CD music An interesting spotlight is placed on Brown's roots when the '50s doo-wop standard "Only You" is given a 6/8, mid-'60s-style R&B treatment. Sings Raw Soul songs Additionally, it's an unexpected treat to hear James merge jazz and soul on an impressive version of "The Nearness of You." Digitally remastered by Steve Fallone (Polygram Studios). Producers: James Brown, Bud Hobgood. Personnel includes: James Brown (vocals); Nat Jones (MC, alto saxophone); Jimmy Nolen, Alfonzo "Country" Kellum, Troy Seals, Lonnie Mack (guitar); St. Clair Pinckney (tenor & baritone saxophone); Eldee Williams, Alfred "Pee Wee" Ellis (tenor saxophone); Charles Carr (baritone saxophone); Waymon Reed, Joe Dupars, Ron Harper (trumpet); Levi Rasbury (valve trombone); Bobby Byrd (organ, background vocals); Gene Redd (vibraphone); Bernard Odum, Michael Moore (bass), John "Jabo" Starks, Clyde Stubblefield (drums); Ron Selico (bongos); Vicki Anderson (background vocals). ...See Full Description
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|CD Universe Part number||8509837|
|Release Date||Apr 12, 2011|
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