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Top Pop Songs by
James Brown

1. I Got You (I Feel Good)
2. Living In America
3. Super Bad (Parts 1 & 2)
4. Hot Pants Pt. 1 (She Got To Use What She Got To Get What She Wants)
5. It's A Man's Man's Man's World
6. Papa's Got A Brand New Bag
7. Make It Funky
8. Cold Sweat
9. Say It Loud - I'm Black And I'm Proud
10. I Can't Stand Myself (When You Touch Me)
11. Get Up I Feel Like Being A Sex Machine (Part 1)
12. Get On The Good Foot




     

James Brown song discography

James Brown was 'the godfather of soul.' James Brown had a long string of hits from the 50s through the 90s, and was one of the top soul stars ever. James Brown often released lengthy dance single records with parts one and two on the sides, not generally shown below.
James Brown lived from 1933 to 2006.
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  1. Please, Please, Please

     
    1956
     
     
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  2. I Don't Know

     
    1956
     
     
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  3. Just Won't Do Right

     
    1957
     
     
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  4. I Won't Plead No More

     
    1957
     
     
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  5. Try Me

     
    Feb 1959
     
     
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  6. I Want You So Bad

     
    Apr 1959
     
     
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  7. I'll Go Crazy

     
    Mar 1960
     
     
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  8. Think

     
    Jun 1960
     
     
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  9. You've Got The Power

     
    Jun 1960
     
     
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  10. This Old Heart

     
    Sep 1960
     
     
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  11. The Bells

     
    Dec 1960
     
     
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  12. Bewildered

     
    Mar 1961
     
     
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  13. I Don't Mind

     
    Jun 1961
     
     
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  14. Baby, You're Right

     
    Sep 1961
     
     
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  15. Just You And Me, Darling

     
    Oct 1961
     
     
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  16. Lost Someone

     
    Jan 1962
     
     
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  17. Night Train

     
    May 1962
     
     
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  18. Shout And Shimmy

     
    Jul 1962
     
     
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  19. Mashed Potatoes U.S.A.

     
    Oct 1962
     
     
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  20. Three Hearts In A Tangle

     
    Dec 1962
     
     
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  21. Every Beat Of My Heart

     
    Feb 1963
     
     
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  22. Prisoner Of Love

     
    Jun 1963
     
     
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  23. These Foolish Things

     
    Aug 1963
     
     
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  24. Signed, Sealed And Delivered

     
    Nov 1963
     
     
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  25. Please, Please, Please

    James Brown And The Famous Flames
     
    Feb 1964
     
     
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  26. Oh Baby Don't You Weep

     
    Mar 1964
     
     
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  27. Again

     
    Apr 1964
     
     
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  28. Caledonia

    James Brown And His Orchestra
     
    May 1964
     
     
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  29. The Things That I Used To Do

    James Brown And His Orchestra
     
    Jun 1964
     
     
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  30. Out Of Sight

    James Brown And His Orchestra
     
    Sep 1964
     
     
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  31. Have Mercy Baby

     
    Jan 1965
     
     
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  32. Papa's Got A Brand New Bag

    James Brown And The Famous Flames
     
    Sep 1965
     
     
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  33. Try Me

    James Brown At The Organ
     
    Dec 1965
     
     
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  34. I Got You (I Feel Good)

    James Brown And The Famous Flames
     
    Dec 1965
     
     
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  35. I'll Go Crazy

     
    Feb 1966
     
     
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  36. Ain't That A Groove

     
    Apr 1966
     
     
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  37. New Breed (The Boo-Ga-Loo)

     
    Apr 1966
     
     
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  38. It's A Man's Man's Man's World

    James Brown And The Famous Flames
     
    Jun 1966
     
     
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  39. Money Won't Change You

     
    Aug 1966
     
     
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  40. Don't Be A Drop-Out

     
    Nov 1966
     
     
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  41. Bring It Up

     
    Feb 1967
     
     
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  42. Kansas City

     
    Mar 1967
     
     
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  43. Think

     
    Apr 1967
     
     
    Vicki Anderson And James Brown
     
     
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  44. Let Yourself Go

     
    Jun 1967
     
     
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  45. Cold Sweat

    James Brown And The Famous Flames
     
    Sep 1967
     
     
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  46. Get It Together

     
    Nov 1967
     
     
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  47. I Can't Stand Myself (When You Touch Me)

    James Brown And The Famous Flames
     
    Jan 1968
     
     
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  48. There Was A Time

     
    Feb 1968
     
     
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  49. You've Got The Power

     
    Mar 1968
     
     
    Vicki Anderson And James Brown
     
     
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  50. You've Got To Change Your Mind

     
    Mar 1968
     
     
    Bobby Byrd & James Brown
     
     
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  51. I Got The Feelin'

    James Brown And The Famous Flames
     
    Apr 1968
     
     
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  52. Licking Stick - Licking Stick

    James Brown And The Famous Flames
     
    Jun 1968
     
     
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  53. America Is My Home

     
    Jun 1968
     
     
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  54. I Guess I'll Have To Cry, Cry, Cry

     
    Aug 1968
     
     
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  55. Say It Loud - I'm Black And I'm Proud

     
    Oct 1968
     
     
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  56. Goodbye My Love

     
    Dec 1968
     
     
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  57. Tit For Tat (Ain't No Taking Back)

     
    Dec 1968
     
     
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  58. Give It Up Or Turnit Loose

     
    Mar 1969
     
     
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  59. Soul Pride

     
    Apr 1969
     
     
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  60. I Don't Want Nobody To Give Me Nothing (Open Up The Door, I'll Get It Myself)

     
    May 1969
     
     
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  61. The Popcorn

     
    Jun 1969
     
     
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  62. Mother Popcorn (You Got To Have A Mother For Me)

     
    Jul 1969
     
     
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  63. Lowdown Popcorn

     
    Sep 1969
     
     
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  64. World (Part 1)

     
    Sep 1969
     
     
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  65. Let A Man Come In And Do The Popcorn Part One

     
    Nov 1969
     
     
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  66. Ain't It Funky Now (Part 1)

     
    Jan 1970
     
     
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  67. Part Two (Let A Man Come Down And Do The Popcorn)

     
    Jan 1970
     
     
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  68. It's A New Day

     
    Mar 1970
     
     
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  69. Funky Drummer

     
    Apr 1970
     
     
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  70. Brother Rapp

     
    May 1970
     
     
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  71. Get Up I Feel Like Being A Sex Machine

     
    Aug 1970
     
     
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  72. Super Bad (Parts 1 & 2)

     
    Nov 1970
     
     
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  73. Santa Claus Is Definitely Here To Stay

     
    Dec 1970
     
     
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  74. Get Up, Get Into It, Get Involved

     
    Jan 1971
     
     
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  75. Spinning Wheel

     
    Feb 1971
     
     
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  76. Soul Power

     
    Apr 1971
     
     
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  77. I Cried

     
    May 1971
     
     
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  78. Escape-ism

     
    Jul 1971
     
     
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  79. Hot Pants Pt. 1 (She Got To Use What She Got To Get What She Wants)

     
    Aug 1971
     
     
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  80. Make It Funky

     
    Sep 1971
     
     
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  81. My Part/Make It Funky-Part 3

     
    Nov 1971
     
     
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  82. I'm A Greedy Man

     
    Nov 1971
     
     
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  83. Hey America

     
    Dec 1971
     
     
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  84. Talking Loud And Saying Nothing

     
    Feb 1972
     
     
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  85. King Heroin

     
    Apr 1972
     
     
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  86. There It Is

     
    Jun 1972
     
     
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  87. Honky Tonk, Part 1

    The James Brown Soul Train
     
    Jul 1972
     
     
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  88. Get On The Good Foot

     
    Sep 1972
     
     
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  89. I Got A Bag Of My Own

     
    Dec 1972
     
     
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  90. What My Baby Needs Now Is A Little More Lovin'

     
    Feb 1973
     
     
    James Brown-Lyn Collins
     
     
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  91. I Got Ants In My Pants (And I Want To Dance)

     
    Feb 1973
     
     
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  92. Down And Out In New York City

     
    Apr 1973
     
     
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  93. Think

     
    Jun 1973
     
     
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  94. Think

     
    Aug 1973
     
     
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  95. Sexy, Sexy, Sexy

     
    Sep 1973
     
     
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  96. Stoned To The Bone

     
    Jan 1974
     
     
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  97. The Payback

     
    May 1974
     
     
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  98. My Thang

     
    Jul 1974
     
     
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  99. Papa Don't Take No Mess

     
    Sep 1974
     
     
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  100. Funky President (People It's Bad)

     
    Nov 1974
     
     
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  101. Coldblooded

     
    Dec 1974
     
     
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  102. Reality

     
    Mar 1975
     
     
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  103. Sex Machine Part I

     
    Jun 1975
     
     
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  104. Hustle!!! (Dead On It)

     
    Aug 1975
     
     
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  105. (I Love You) For Sentimental Reasons

     
    Apr 1976
     
     
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  106. Get Up Offa That Thing

     
    Sep 1976
     
     
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  107. Bodyheat

     
    Mar 1977
     
     
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  108. Give Me Some Skin

     
    Aug 1977
     
     
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  109. The Spank

     
    Aug 1978
     
     
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  110. It's Too Funky In Here

     
    Jul 1979
     
     
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  111. Rapp Payback (Where Iz Moses)

     
    Jan 1981
     
     
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  112.  
    Apr 1981
     
     
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  113. Unity

     
    Sep 1984
     
       
     
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  114. Living In America

     
    Feb 1986
     
     
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  115. Gravity

     
    Oct 1986
     
     
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  116. How Do You Stop

     
    Mar 1987
     
     
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  117. I'm Real

     
    Jun 1988
     
     
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  118. Static

     
    Aug 1988
     
     
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  119. Gimme Your Love

     
    Nov 1989
     
       
     
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  120. Can't Get Any Harder

     
    Apr 1993
     
     
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  121. Santa Claus Goes Straight To The Ghetto

     
    Dec 1995
     
     
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  122. Let's Make This Christmas Mean Something This Year

     
    Dec 1995
     
     
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