James Brown ‎– Soul Power

Label:
Polydor ‎– POSPX 783, Boiling Point ‎– POSPX 783, Polydor ‎– 883 823-1, Boiling Point ‎– 883 823-1
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Vinyl, 12", 45 RPM, Single
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A Soul Power (Long Version)
Backing Band – The JBs*Edited By – Danny KrivitLead Vocals – James BrownPerformer [The JBs], Bass – William 'Bootsy' Collins*Performer [The JBs], Congas – Johnny GriggsPerformer [The JBs], Drums – John 'Jabo' Starks*Performer [The JBs], Guitar – Bobby Roach, Phelps 'Catfish' Collins*Performer [The JBs], Tenor Saxophone – St. Clair Pinckney*Performer [The JBs], Trombone – Fred WesleyPerformer [The JBs], Trumpet – Clayton 'Chicken' Gunnells*, Darryl 'Hasaan' Jamison*Performer [The JBs], Vocals [Accompanying] – Bobby ByrdWritten-By – Brown*
8:07
B1 It's A Man's World (First Version)
Bass – Bernard OdumDrums – Melvin Parker, Nat KendrickGuitar – Les BuieGuitar [Possibly] – Sam Thomas (7)Piano [Possibly] – Bobby ByrdVocals, Piano [Probably] – James BrownWritten-By – Brown*
3:14
B2 Don't Tell It
Backing Band – The JBs*Performer [The JBs], Alto Saxophone – Maceo ParkerPerformer [The JBs], Bass – 'Sweet Charles' Sherrell*, Fred Thomas (2)Performer [The JBs], Cowbell, Tambourine – Johnny GriggsPerformer [The JBs], Drums – John 'Jabo' Starks*Performer [The JBs], Guitar – Hearlon 'Cheese' Martin*, Jimmy 'Chank' Nolen*Performer [The JBs], Tenor Saxophone – St. Clair Pinckney*Performer [The JBs], Trombone – Fred WesleyPerformer [The JBs], Trumpet – Ike Oakley*Vocals, Percussion – James BrownWritten-By – D. Brown*, Deidra Brown*, Y. Brown*
3:56
B3 King Heroin
Arranged By – Dave Matthews (3), James BrownDirected By – Dave Matthews (3)Musician [Session], Bass – Michael Moore (2)Musician [Session], Drums – Billy CobhamMusician [Session], Guitar – Joe Beck, Sam Brown (2)Musician [Session], Organ – Richard TeeMusician [Session], Tenor Saxophone – Seldon PowellMusician [Session], Tenor Saxophone, English Horn – Joe FarrellMusician [Session], Trumpet – Danny Stiles, Marvin StammVocals – James BrownWritten-By – Matthews*, Brown*, Rosen*
3:58

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Label on covers: Polydor
Label on centre labels: Boiling Point, Polydor

Catalogue # on covers: POSPX 783
Catalogue # on centre labels: POSPX 783, 883 823-1

Printed on back cover:
[A1]
Recorded January 26th 1971, Rodel Studios, Washington D.C.
[B1]
Featured on the Polydor album "[url]https://www.discogs.com/James-Brown-The-LP-Of-JB-Sex-Machine-And-Other-Soul-Classics/master/488097]The LP of JB[/url]" (POLD 5192)
Recorded circa June 1964, possibly Universal Recording Studios, Chicago, Illinois.
Unknown strings overdubbed onto into.
[B2]
Featured on the Polydor album "Dead On The Heavy Funk" (827 439-1)
Recorded September 7th, 1973, Advantage Studios, New York, N.Y.
[B3]
Recorded January 17th (accompaniment) & 18th (vocal) 1972, A&R Studios, New York, N.Y.
Unknown French horns

Special thanks to Cliff White for his contribution to this record.
Marketed and distributed in the UK by Polydor Ltd., 13/14 Saint George Street, London W1R 9DE. Copyright exists in all records issued by Polydor Ltd.

Printed on labels:
[A1] Intersong Music Ltd ℗ 1971 PolyGram Records Inc (New York)
[B1] ℗ 1985
[B2] ℗ 1976
[B3] ℗ 1972
[B] All tracks: Intersong Music Ltd
[B] ℗ PolyGram Records Inc (New York)
Original sound recording made by PolyGram Records Inc (New York)

Barcode and Other Identifiers

  • Barcode (Text): 0 42288 38231 7
  • Matrix / Runout (Run-out side A, stamped, Phil etched): POSPX783 A//1▽420W 1 1 Phil
  • Matrix / Runout (Run-out side B, stamped, Phil etched): POSPX783 B//1▽420W 1 1 Phil

Other Versions (4 of 4) View All

Cat# Artist Title (Format) Label Cat# Country Year
POSP 783 James Brown Soul Power / It's A Man's World(7", Single) Polydor, Boiling Point POSP 783 UK Unknown Sell This Version
POSPX 783-DJ, 883 823-1 James Brown Soul Power(12", Promo) Boiling Point, Polydor POSPX 783-DJ, 883 823-1 UK 1985 Sell This Version
POSP 783 James Brown Soul Power / It's A Man's World(7", Single) Polydor, Boiling Point POSP 783 UK 1986 Sell This Version
POSP 783 James Brown Soul Power / It's A Man's World(7", Single) Polydor POSP 783 Ireland 1986 Sell This Version

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