Get Up For James Brown

Mark Lamarr presents a comprehensive new four-part examination of the life and extraordinary times of the Godfather of Soul.

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2/4. Mark Lamarr presents the second in a four-part examination of the life and times of the Godfather of Soul, James Brown

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Mark Lamarr looks at how James Brown created the new funk sound of the early 70s with hits like Hot Pants, Make It Funky and Get On the Good Foot.

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Mark Lamarr presents the last in his series on the life and times of the Godfather of Soul, James Brown

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Mark Lamarr explores the life and times of the Godfather of Soul, James Brown.

To mark the occasion in February 2006 of the fiftieth anniversary of his first single, Mark travels to Georgia to meet Brown at his home in Augusta. Their discussion covers the artist's poor upbringing, early influences, his first recordings, the classic Live at the Apollo album and his rise to power as the creator of funk and champion and spokesperson for black empowerment. Contributors Include erstwhile members of his band Marva Whitney and Johnny Griggs, Star Time box set experts Harry Weinger and Cliff White, musicologist Charlie Gillett, Soul II Soul's Jazzie B, Brown's former manager SuperFrank Copsidas and his goddaughter Carleen Anderson

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Mark Lamarr explores the life and times of the Godfather of Soul, James Brown.

To mark the occasion in February 2006 of the fiftieth anniversary of his first single, Mark travels to Georgia to meet Brown at his home in Augusta. Their discussion covers the artist's poor upbringing, early influences, his first recordings, the classic Live at the Apollo album and his rise to power as the creator of funk and champion and spokesperson for black empowerment. Contributors Include erstwhile members of his band Marva Whitney and Johnny Griggs, Star Time box set experts Harry Weinger and Cliff White, musicologist Charlie Gillett, Soul II Soul's Jazzie B, Brown's former manager SuperFrank Copsidas and his goddaughter Carleen Anderson

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Get Up For James Brown: 1/8.

  • Mark Lamarr presents an in-depth profile of the legendary James Brown. the series features rare material and includes an interview carried out over two days when mark visited mr brown's home near in augusta georgia. first broadcast in february 2006, before James Brown's death in december of that year.

    Mark Lamarr presents an in-depth profile of James Brown

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    Get Up For James Brown: 2/8. Mark Lamarr continues an in-depth profile of the legendary soul singer.

  • the series features rare material and includes an interview carried out over two days when mark visited mr brown's home near in augusta georgia. first broadcast in february 2006 - before James Brown's death in december of that year.

    Mark Lamarr continues his profile of James Brown

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    Get Up For James Brown: 3/8. Mark Lamarr continues his profile of the legendary soul singer and charts his progress through the 60s including the TAMI TV show and being called upon to calm civil unrest in the USA. The series features rare material and includes an interview carried out over two days when Mark visited Mr Brown's home near in Augusta Georgia. First broadcast in February 2006 - before James Brown's death in December of that year.

    Mark charts Brown's progress through the 1960s, featuring The TAMI Show and civil unrest.

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    : 4/8. Mark Lamarr continues his profile of the legendary soul singer and charts his progress through the 60s including the TAMI TV show and being called upon to calm civil unrest in the USA. The series features rare material and includes an interview carried out over two days when Mark visited Mr Brown's home near in Augusta Georgia. First broadcast in February 2006 - before James Brown's death in December of that year.

    Mark Lamarr continues his profile of James Brown

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    : 5/8

    Mark Lamarr continues an in-depth profile of the legendary James Brown.The series features rare material and includes an interview carried out over two days when Mark visited Mr Brown's home near in Augusta, Georgia. First broadcast in February 2006, before James Brown's death in December of that year.

    Mark Lamarr continues his profile of James Brown

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    : 6/8

    Mark Lamarr continues an in-depth profile of the legendary James Brown.The series features rare material and includes an interview carried out over two days when Mark visited Mr Brown's home near in Augusta, Georgia. First broadcast in February 2006, before James Brown's death in December of that year.

    Mark Lamarr continues his profile of James Brown

    6M0720090507

    : 7/8

    Mark Lamarr continues an in-depth profile of the legendary James Brown.The series features rare material and includes an interview carried out over two days when Mark visited Mr Brown's home near in Augusta, Georgia. First broadcast in February 2006, before James Brown's death in December of that year.

    Mark Lamarr continues his profile of James Brown

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    : 8/8.

    Mark Lamarr concludes his in-depth profile of the legendary James Brown - 'Soul Brother number 1'. The series features rare material and includes an interview carried out over two days when Mark visited Mr Brown's home near in Augusta Georgia. First broadcast in February 2006, before James Brown's death in December of that year.

    Mark Lamarr concludes his profile of James Brown