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Watch Brad Pitt Help Bruno Mars Cover James Brown’s ‘Sex Machine’

Brad Pitt can not only act, he can shake a mean tambourine.

05/22/2014

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Watch the Trailer For the James Brown Biopic ‘Get On Up’

The first official trailer for the film–starring ’42’ star Chadwick Boseman, helmed by ‘The Help’ director Tate Taylor and co-produced by Mick Jagger – is now live.

03/14/2014

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Janis Joplin, Jimi Hendrix, James Brown To Be Features On Upcoming Stamps

So will Steve Jobs, Wilt Chamberlin and Johnny Carson.

02/25/2014

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Mick Jagger Talks James Brown Biopic

“It’s a really hard role to do,” Jagger told Rolling Stone magazine.

02/06/2014

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James Brown Biopic Finds Its Lead in ’42’ Star

The long-awaited James Brown biopic has finally found its star in Chadwick Boseman, according to Variety. The 31-year-old actor recently played Jackie Robinson in 42 and has previously appeared in TV shows like Fringe and Justified. Helmed by The Help director Tate Taylor, the film follows Brown’s life from […]

08/27/2013

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Best Father’s Day Songs – Music Videos To Celebrate Dad

Songs about dads are a mixed bag – some are tear tearjerkers, others just make dad seem like a bit of a jerk. But dad’s aren’t perfect right? So here’s to the celebration of  dads […]

06/11/2013

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Mick Jagger To Co-Produce James Brown Biopic

As if Mick Jagger hasn’t got his hands full enough – what with upcoming Stones shows and more 50th anniversary activity in 2013 – he will now serve as one of the producers on an upcoming James Brown biopic.

10/23/2012

James Brown performing in San Francisco, California in January 1970.  Photo by Baron Wolman and courtesy of Rock Paper Photo.

James Brown Limited-Edition Fine Art by Rock Paper Photo

To celebrate our 40th Anniversary, we’re highlighting rare limited-edition fine art photos of a different K-EARTH 101 artist or group each week from our friends at the online fine art gallery Rock Paper Photo which allows […]

09/10/2012

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James Brown On The TAMI Show

Hey you guys! Check out this cool video on YouTube of James Brown and The Famous Flames on the TAMI Show in 1964! Many call it one of the greatest rock performances ever recorded. What […]

09/23/2011

Final Episode Of The Ed Sullivan Show Aired On This Day In 1971

The Ed Sullivan Show was a variety show that aired on CBS for over 20 years. Virtually every type of entertainment appeared on the show, including actors, comedians, and even circus acts. It aired for […]

06/06/2011

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