James Brown ‎– The Essential Early Recordings

Label:
Primo (2) ‎– PRMCD 6123
Format:
2 × CD, Compilation, Remastered
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1-1 I Feel That Old Feeling Coming On
Written-By – Scott*, Knox*
2:36
1-2 Bewildered
Written-By – Whitcup*, Powell*
2:27
1-3 You're Mine, You're Mine
Written-By – Brown*, Scott*
2:35
1-4 This Old Heart
Written-By – Brown*
2:13
1-5 Begging, Begging
Written-By – Dixon*, Toombs*
2:56
1-6 I Don't Know
Written-By – Brown*, Terry*
2:53
1-7 Messing With The Blues
Written-By – Hunt*
2:13
1-8 And I Do Just What I Want
Written-By – Brown*
2:28
1-9 I Know It's True
Written-By – Stallwort*, Byrd*, Brown*
2:44
1-10 Strange Things Happen (AKA Why Does Everything Happen To Me)
Written-By – Taub*, Hawkins*
2:12
1-11 That Dood It
Written-By – McCoy*, Toombs*
2:31
1-12 Good, Good Lovin'
Written-By – Shubert*, Brown*
2:18
1-13 Love Or A Game
Written-By – Brown*
2:21
1-14 Try Me
Written-By – Brown*
2:35
1-15 I've Got To Change
Written-By – Brown*
2:29
1-16 It Hurts To Tell You
Written-By – Shubert*, Brown*
2:56
1-17 That's When I Lost My Heart
Written-By – Brown*
2:54
1-18 Wonder When You're Coming Home
Written-By – Brown*
2:36
1-19 Don't Let It Happen To Me
Written-By – Brown*
2:53
1-20 If You Want Me
Written-By – Brown*
2:26
2-1 Please, Please, Please
Written-By – Brown*, Terry*
2:48
2-2 There Must Be A Reason
Written-By – Brown*
2:29
2-3 Hold My Baby's Hand
Written-By – Byrd*, Brown*, Scott*, Smith*
2:16
2-4 Tell Me What I Did Wrong
Written-By – Brown*
2:26
2-5 Can't Be The Same
Written-By – Brown*
2:23
2-6 So Long
Written-By – Melsher*, Harris*, Morgan*
2:52
2-7 Why Do You Do Me
Written-By – Byrd*, Keels*
3:03
2-8 Chonnie-On-Chon
Written-By – Byrd*, Brown*, Scott*, Smith*
2:16
2-9 I Want You So Bad
Written-By – Brown*
2:49
2-10 Gonna Try
Written-By – Brown*
2:49
2-11 Baby Cries Over The Ocean
Written-By – Brown*
2:26
2-12 Think
Written-By – Pauling*
2:52
2-13 No, No, No, No
Written-By – Byrd*, Brown*, Terry*
2:16
2-14 It Was You
Written-By – Brown*
2:46
2-15 Fine Old Foxy Self
Written-By – Brown*
2:14
2-16 The Bells
Written-By – Ward*
2:58
2-17 I'll Go Crazy
Written-By – Brown*
2:11
2-18 Let's Make It
Written-By – Brown*
2:29
2-19 I Walked Alone
Written-By – Scott*, Knox*
2:44
2-20 I'll Never, Never Let You Go
Written-By – Brown*
2:23

Notes

This digitally remastered compilation ℗ & © The Primo Collection 2011.
℗1956 Tracks: 1-1, 1-6, 2-1, 2-7, 2-8, 2-13
℗1957 Tracks: 1-3, 1-7, 1-11, 1-13, 2-5, 2-10, 2-11, 2-18, 2-19
℗1958 Tracks: 1-14, 1-17, 2-4
℗1959 Tracks: 1-10, 1-12, 1-15, 1-16, 1-19, 2-2, 2-9, 2-14, 2-15
℗1960 Tracks: 1-2, 1-4, 1-8, 1-9, 1-18, 1-19, 2-6, 2-12, 2-16, 2-17, 2-20
My addition: Looks like a lot of early Federal Records (2)-recordings before James Brown was moved to the parent label King Records (3).

Barcode and Other Identifiers

  • Barcode (Text): 8 05520 09123 7
  • Rights Society: MCPS

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