Five Classic Albums Plus

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All Music Guide - Gregory Heaney
Releasing his first five albums in three years, funk pioneer James Brown was busy earning his title as the Hardest Working Man in Show Business right from the get-go. Collected in the four-disc set Five Classic Albums Plus, those five albums, Please Please Please (1959), Try Me! (1959), Think! (1960), The Amazing James Brown (1961), and James Brown Presents His Band (1961) take listeners on an amazing, rhythm-filled romp through the singer's early days and commercial breakthrough with his band, the Famous Flames. A compilation for new fans and collectors alike, the set also includes plenty of B-sides, singles, and live tracks (including sets from Brown's appearances on ...
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Editorial Reviews

All Music Guide - Gregory Heaney
Releasing his first five albums in three years, funk pioneer James Brown was busy earning his title as the Hardest Working Man in Show Business right from the get-go. Collected in the four-disc set Five Classic Albums Plus, those five albums, Please Please Please (1959), Try Me! (1959), Think! (1960), The Amazing James Brown (1961), and James Brown Presents His Band (1961) take listeners on an amazing, rhythm-filled romp through the singer's early days and commercial breakthrough with his band, the Famous Flames. A compilation for new fans and collectors alike, the set also includes plenty of B-sides, singles, and live tracks (including sets from Brown's appearances on Soul Train in the '70s), giving old fans plenty to pour over while the newly initiated break in their dancing shoes with these classic albums.
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Product Details

  • Release Date: 11/8/2011
  • Label: Real Gone Jazz
  • EAN: 5036408129529
  • Catalog Number: 0812952
  • Sales rank: 1,597

Tracks

Disc 1
  1. 1 Please Please Please
  2. 2 Chonnie-On-Chon
  3. 3 Hold My Baby's Hand
  4. 4 I Feel That Old Feeling Coming On
  5. 5 Just Won't Do Right
  6. 6 Baby Cries Over the Ocean
  7. 7 I Don't Know
  8. 8 Tell Me What I Did Wrong
  9. 9 Try Me
  10. 10 That Dood It
  11. 11 Begging, Begging
  12. 12 I Walked Alone (0:01)
  13. 13 No, No, No, No
  14. 14 That's When I Lost My Heart
  15. 15 Let's Make It
  16. 16 Love or a Gane
  17. 17 There Must Be a Reason
  18. 18 Strange Things Happen
  19. 19 Messing With the Blues
  20. 20 Why Do You Do Me
  21. 21 I've Got To Cry
  22. 22 Fine Old Foxy Self
  23. 23 I Want You So Bad
  24. 24 It Was You
  25. 25 I've Got To Change
  26. 26 Can't Be the Same
  27. 27 It Hurts To Tell You
  28. 28 I Won't Plead No More
  29. 29 You're Mine, You're Mine
  30. 30 Gonna Try
  31. 31 Don't Let It Happen To Me
Disc 2
  1. 1 Think
  2. 2 Good Good Lovin'
  3. 3 Wonder When You're Coming Home
  4. 4 I'll Go Crazy
  5. 5 This Old Heart
  6. 6 I Know It's True
  7. 7 You've Got the Power
  8. 8 If You Want Me
  9. 9 Baby, You're Right
  10. 10 So Long
  11. 11 Just You and Me Darling
  12. 12 I Love You, Yes I Do
  13. 13 I Don't Mind
  14. 14 Come Over Here
  15. 15 The Bells
  16. 16 Love Don't Love Nobody
  17. 17 Dancin' Little Thing
  18. 18 Lost Someone
  19. 19 And I Do Just What I Want
  20. 20 You Don't Have To Go
  21. 21 Tell Me What You're Gonna Do
Disc 3
  1. 1 Hold It
  2. 2 The Scratch
  3. 3 Night Train
  4. 4 Night Flying
  5. 5 Suds
  6. 6 Cross Firing
  7. 7 Sticky
  8. 8 Mashed Potatoes, Pt. 1
  9. 9 Mashed Potatoes, Pt. 2
  10. 10 Dish Rag, Pt. 1
  11. 11 Dish Rag, Pt. 2
  12. 12 Hot Chilli
  13. 13 Wobble Wobble, Pt. 1
  14. 14 Wobble Wobble, Pt. 2
  15. 15 Loo Key Doo Key, Pt. 1
  16. 16 Loo Key Doo Key, Pt. 2
  17. 17 Slow Down
  18. 18 Papa's Got a Brand New Bag/I Got You (I Feel Good)/Prisoner of Love
  19. 19 It's a Man's Man's Man's World
Disc 4
  1. 1 Hot Pants
  2. 2 Gep Up (I Feel Like a) Sex Machine
  3. 3 Cold Sweat
  4. 4 Try Me
  5. 5 Please Please Please
  6. 6 Say It Loud
  7. 7 Super Bad
  8. 8 Get On the Good Foot/Soul Power/Make It Funky
  9. 9 Cold Sweat
  10. 10 Papa's Got a Brand New Bag
  11. 11 Payback
  12. 12 Damn Right I Am Somebody
  13. 13 Papa Don't Take No Mess
  14. 14 My Thang
  15. 15 Hell
  16. 16 I Got You (I Feel Good)
  17. 17 Bewildered
  18. 18 I'll Never Neve
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Album Credits

Performance Credits
James Brown Primary Artist
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