PG-13 | | Biography, Drama, Music
A chronicle of James Brown's rise from extreme poverty to become one of the most influential musicians in history.
In the scene preceding the 1964 T.A.M.I. show, when James is discussing The Rolling Stones with Pop, The Beach Boys are in the background, rehearsing vocals.
What exactly do you call your style of music?
James Brown: I call it James Brown music because it's so far ahead of its time
More than a few times the edge of the wigs worn by the cast can be seen blending in poorly on their foreheads. This is especially true in the 1960's scenes.
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