I Feel Good: A Memoir of a Life of Soul

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New American Library, 2005 - Biography & Autobiography - 266 pages
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James Brown has always been a fascinating, controversial figure. From his humble childhood in Georgia, he went on to change the face of American music with hit after hit on the R&B charts. And while he was a courageous public figure in a time of national strife and adversity, his personal life took many destructive turns, leaving a long and difficult path of redemption ahead of him. For the first time in well over a decade, he speaks candidly and at length about his tumultuous, incredible journey.

James Brown moves beyond his music and his much-publicized legal troubles to delve deeply into the highs and lows of his life.

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User Review  - Beth Gardner - Goodreads

For the most part, and interesting story and an insight into the man James Brown. Read full review

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User Review  - Nandi Crawford - Goodreads

Interesting book written a year before his death, James Brown candidly speaks on his life as well as his forays to jail. Good or bad, the Godfather was a man who tried to help his community ... Read full review

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Soul Brother Number One, the Godfather of Soul, the Hardest Working Man in Show Business, Mr. Dynamite-all of these titles describe just one man. James Brown is arguably the most influential African-American in popular music in the past half-century and one of the most dynamic, exhilarating performers of our time. Brown is the recipient of the American Music Awards Award of Merit, a Grammy Lifetime Achievement Award, and the Lifetime Achievement Award of the National Association of Black Owned Broadcasters. When the music industry decided to create a Rock 'n' Roll Hall of Fame, Brown was one of the first 10 musicians inducted.

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