Category Archives: James Brown

James Brown No.1 Soul Sister Marva Whitney Dead Age 68,

Blogged By: De De Tillman

Source:The Hollywood Reporter

Posted: Tuesday January 1, 2013 @ 5:43 p.m PST

 

Marva Whitney,   Born Marva Ann Manning who toured and collaborated with James Brown — along the way earning the nickname “Soul Sister #1” — died Saturday at 68, according to a Facebook page dedicated to her. “She left us with a legacy that will shine forever,” the message reads.

A cause of death was not immediately known. Whitney is best known for her version of “It’s My Thing,” which cracked the Hot 100 in 1969, and for the widely sampled track “Unwind Yourself,” which can be heard on songs by The 45 Kings, DJ Kool and Mac Miller, among others.

James Brown Godfather Of Soul: Japanese Miso Commercial The Best (Video)

Blogged By: Celebrity Blogger De De Tillman

Blog Source: CBS News Entertainment – The Feed – Bailey Johnson

Posted: Saturday July 2, 2011 @4:55 pm PST

Topic: Godfather Of Soul James Brown – Japanese Commercial – Nissin

In 1992, Godfather of Soul James Brown filmed a couple of Japanese commercials for Nissan Cup Noodle Miso Soup.  It’s a two in one commercials, Godfather was looking so good in his blue outfit and bouncing hair.  I can see why it’s the best commercial ever.