James Brown is a legendary artist who was a trailblazer in the music industry.  All of us have been impacted by his music in some form or fashion.  He has a long history, that would not be well served in a brief writing here, so I invite you to read the biography lf this great man at the following website:

http://www.biography.com/people/james-brown-9228350

http://youtu.be/wXXkMg4uM34

http://youtu.be/LQdMZ1qrn6k