After "Ray" and "Walk The Line" of moviegoers may soon expect a new musician Titans biopic. While still alive, gave James Brown the director Spike Lee's blessing to revive him on the big screen. Shooting begins to be of 2008. Rumors. Who will play the "Godfather of Soul"? The first name spat a few days ago, the British Daily Mail from: Samuel L. Jackson ( "Pulp Fiction," "Jackie Brown"). The necessary coolness likely bring Jackson. The dance steps of the young James Brown, the then 60 year-old, however, impossible perform can, besides, he is two heads taller than Brown. be Whatever brought into play for other names like: To credibly capture the turbulence in Browns life, Spike Lee will need several stuntmen.
The Godfather of Soul
Ecstasy, intensity, fire. When James Brown like a ringmaster his band on stage herumscheuchte when on the boards knees bloody scrubbed and whining went down in Boxer hooded coat, no eye remained dry. Browns stage shows embraced the depth of the Gospel, the virtuosity of jazz and the glitter of Las Vegas. Between 1965 and 1975 made it any of his songs in the charts. Compositions such as "Papa's Got A Brand New Bag," "I Feel Good", "Sex Machine", "It's A man's World" and "Get Up Offa That Thing" are the American contribution to world heritage. Beings from other galaxies are still millions of years to James Brown with the hips (or whatever they have there) wiggle. | Soul Brother Number One
In his flamboyant self-promotion (monumental Buckles, concrete hairstyle, tattooed eyebrows) Brown survived the Afro-American dream: From Cotton Pickers child About the Knackie for Grammy-decorated plate millionaire.
With paradoxical views he confused his fans - the ex-boxer was integral figure in the African American civil rights movement ( "Say It Loud, I'm Black and I'm Proud") and assisted after Richard Nixon and Ronald Reagan ( "Living In America") , His fame did not diminish.
Minister of The New Super Heavy Funk
Brown invented the radio, his song "Cold Sweat" (1967) is regarded by many as the first track of the genre. The hypnotic favorite ones his beats beat time to the new era. And each instrument has been with him for rhythm backing. Browns minimalism, be zooming, be compressing a song on a chord on a note, sometimes only a hoarse croak, built it on the jazz vocabulary. Like Duke Ellington composed his pieces Brown to the members of his bands around, mainly jazz musicians. "Soul Brother Number One" could not read music. "Without musicians such as Pee Wee Ellis, the idea of music theory had, would Brown have been lost," says Brown's former musical director Fred Wesley. "He expressed himself with grunts, wailing and Lah-Di-Dahs and needed musicians who were able to put this language into concrete songs." From Browns bands Soul giants like Bootsy Collins, Bobby Byrd, Myra Barnes, Hank Ballard and Maceo Parker emerged. | The Hardest- Working Man in Show Business
The importance Browns for the pop music of the 20th century is on par with that of Elvis, the Beatles or Bob Dylan. Miles Davis Changed takes his style when he discovered James Brown. "Mr. Dynamite" set an avalanche in motion that took around him from the mid 60's to the 90's everything: Sly The Family Stone, Booker T. and the MGs, The Jackson 5 in the '70s. Mick Jagger, David Bowie and Afrikaa Bambaataa in the 80s and the entire Hip Hop Generation of the 90. His inimitable letter and chant was the prototype of Rap. Brown's "Funky Drummer" is still the meistgesamplete Piece of history.
Mr. Please Please Please
So Brown's genial contribution to pop so abysmally private James Brown, who beat his four wives, be slammed with the elephant-anesthetic PCP and in 1988 with the police a testosterone-driven car chase over two US states provided, then he had for illegal weapons and drug possession behind bars. Until his last days, "the Hardest- Working Man in Show Business" let book fOr appearances. In 2006 he went on a world tour, on one of his last shows he played in Ireland in front of 80,000 people. Annie Lennox he had promised einzusingen with her a duet on her forthcoming album "Venus". On December 25, 2006 at 1:45 James Brown died in Atlanta at the age of 73 from the effects of pneumonia.
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