Tracklist

CD 1
# Title Rating Length
1 Get Up (I Feel Like Being a) Sex Machine 4:16
2 Make It Funky 3:14
3 Papa's Gotta Brand New Bag 2:04
4 Get on the Good Foot 4:58
5 Gonna Have a Funky Good Time 2:52
6 Cold Sweat 4:01
7 Honky Tonk 2:52
8 It's a Man's Man World 2:41
9 Gravity 6:00
10 Living in America 5:58
11 Get Up Offa That Thing 4 4:10
12 Body Heat 4:14
13 Hey America 3:32
14 Please, Please, Please 2:44
15 Hot Pants 3:11
16 Think 2:45
17 I Got You (I Feel Good) 4.65 2:43
18 Say It Loud - I'm Black and I'm Proud 2:52

Credits

CD 1

recorded in:
Cincinnati, Ohio, United States (1956-02-04) (track 14)
Miami, Florida, United States (1965-05-06) (track 17)
drums (drum set):
Edison Gore (1956-02-04) (track 14)
trumpet:
Joe Dupars (1965-05-06) (track 17)
Mike Ridley (1965-05-06) (track 17)
Ron Tooley (1965-05-06) (track 17)
membranophone:
Melvin Parker (1965-05-06) (track 17)
organ:
Nat Jones (1965-05-06) (track 17)
guitar:
Nafloyd Scott (1956-02-04) (track 14)
Alphonso "Country" Kellum (1965-05-06) (track 17)
Jimmy Nolen (1965-05-06) (track 17)
bass:
Clarence Mack (1956-02-04) (track 14)
Bernard Odum (1965-05-06) (track 17)
alto saxophone:
Nat Jones (1965-05-06) (track 17)
Maceo Parker (1965-05-06) (track 17)
piano:
Lucas "Fats" Gonder (1956-02-04) (track 14)
tenor saxophone:
Ray Felder (1956-02-04) (track 14)
Wilbert Smith (1956-02-04) (track 14)
Al "Brisco" Clark (1965-05-06) (track 17)
St. Clair Pinckney (1965-05-06) (track 17)
Eldee Williams (1965-05-06) (track 17)
trombone:
Levi Rasbury (1965-05-06) (track 17)
background vocals:
Bobby Byrd (African-American funk/soul/gospel songwriter & producer) (1956-02-04) (track 14)
Nashpendle Knox (1956-02-04) (track 14)
Sylvester Keels (member of James Brown & The Famous Flames) (1956-02-04) (track 14)
Johnny Terry (member of James Brown & The Famous Flames) (1956-02-04) (track 14)
composer:
Charles Bobbitt (track 2)
Deanna Brown (James Brown's daughter) (tracks 11–12)
Deidre Brown (was James Brown second spouse) (tracks 11–12)
James Brown (“The Godfather of Soul”) (tracks 2–6, 14–15, 17–18)
Yamma Brown (James Brown's daughter) (tracks 11–12)
Pee Wee Ellis (tracks 6, 18)
Joseph Mims (track 4)
Johnny Terry (member of James Brown & The Famous Flames) (track 14)
Fred Wesley (tracks 4, 15)
lead vocals:
James Brown (“The Godfather of Soul”) (1956-02-04) (track 14)
James Brown (“The Godfather of Soul”) (1965-05-06) (track 17)
lyricist:
Charles Bobbitt (track 2)
Deanna Brown (James Brown's daughter) (tracks 11–12)
Deidre Brown (was James Brown second spouse) (tracks 11–12)
James Brown (“The Godfather of Soul”) (tracks 2–6, 14–15, 17–18)
Yamma Brown (James Brown's daughter) (tracks 11–12)
Pee Wee Ellis (tracks 6, 18)
Joseph Mims (track 4)
Johnny Terry (member of James Brown & The Famous Flames) (track 14)
Fred Wesley (tracks 4, 15)
performer:
James Brown & The Famous Flames (1956-02-04) (track 14)
producer:
Ralph Bass (track 14)
James Brown (“The Godfather of Soul”) (track 17)
writer:
Bobby Byrd (African-American funk/soul/gospel songwriter & producer) (track 1)
Dan Hartman (tracks 9–10)
Ron Lenhoff (track 1)
Charlie Midnight (tracks 9–10)
Nat Jones (track 13)
Betty Newcombe (track 8)
Addie Williams (track 13)
James Brown (“The Godfather of Soul”) (tracks 1, 8)
phonographic copyright by:
Universal Records Inc. (not for release label use! a division of UMG Recordings, Inc.) (1965) (track 17)
publisher:
Belinda Music Inc. (track 11)
Dynatone Publishing Co. (tracks 1, 5, 11)
Fort Knox Music Co (track 17)
Intersong Music Ltd. (tracks 1, 11)
Try Me Inc. (track 17)
recorded at:
King Studios in Cincinnati, Ohio, United States (1956-02-04) (track 14)
Criteria Studios in Miami, Florida, United States (1965-05-06) (track 17)
mash-ups:
sampled by:
part of:
The Rolling Stone Magazine’s 500 Greatest Songs of All Time (as at 2016-06-10) (number: 78) (track 17)
The Rolling Stone Magazine’s 500 Greatest Songs of All Time (as at 2016-06-10) (number: 142) (track 14)
cover recording of:
I Found You (a.k.a. I Got You (I Feel Good)) (1965-05-06) (track 17)
is the basis for:
later parody versions:
later translated versions:
recording of:
Bodyheat (track 12)
Cold Sweat (track 6)
Doing It to Death (a.k.a. Gonna Have a Funky Good Time) (track 5)
Gravity (track 9)
Hey America (track 13)
Living in America (track 10)
Make It Funky (track 2)
Say It Loud (I'm Black, I'm Proud) (Parts 1 & 2) (track 18)
Please, Please, Please (1956-02-04) (track 14)
referred to in medleys: