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SONG OF THE DAY Vicki Anderson – The Message from the Soul Sister

According to James Brown’s autobiography soul singer Vicki Anderson, a.k.a Myra Barnes (her maiden name), was the best female singer he ever had!  For three years Anderson sang with James Brown, initially joining him in 1965 until she was replaced … Continue reading

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SONG OF THE DAY Jimmy Nolan – Jimmy’s Jive

Whilst scanning about today searching for something interesting to come into my radar, I stumbled upon this track and instantly loved it.  Jimmy’s Jive is funky soul/r’n’b instrumental track recorded by Jimmy Nolen sometime in the 60’s, but unfortunately it … Continue reading

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SONG OF THE DAY / CHRISTMAS COUNTDOWN! James Brown – Soulful Christmas

What is Christmas without a little bit of funk and soul I ask you? I never realised that James Brown actually died on December 25th until today but, to continue on this Christmas countdown theme, The Listening Post Blog is … Continue reading

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