James Brown

Say It Live And Loud (Expanded Edition)

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About this item

On August 26, 1968, two weeks after releasing his civil rights anthem, “Say It Loud – I’m Black And I’m Proud,” James Brown recorded his concert at Dallas, Texas’ Memorial Auditorium. First released on CD in 1998, Brown’s Say It Live and Loud: Live in Dallas 08.26.68 album makes its vinyl debut in an expanded 2LP 50thAnniversary Edition.

"Say It Live and Loud..." captures James Brown and his band laying it down onstage in the heat of a tumultuous summer, just months after the assassinations of Martin Luther King Jr. and Robert Kennedy, and on the same night the turbulent Democratic National Convention opened in Chicago. The album features the first-ever live recordings of “Say It Loud – I’m Black And I’m Proud,” which Brown performed twice.

The new 2LP vinyl edition add two previously unreleased recordings, “That’s Life” and “The Popcorn,” as well as an updated essay by James Brown’s former tour manager, Alan Leeds. An essay by Public Enemy’s Chuck D, written for the album’s 1998 CD package, is also included. 

TRACK LISTING

Show Introduction (1:19)
If I Ruled The World (3:33)
James Brown Thanks (0:55)
Introduction To Say It Loud - I'm Black & I'm Proud (1:39)
Say It Loud - I'm Black & I'm Proud (2:54)
I Guess I'll Have To Cry, Cry, Cry (4:43)
That's Life (3:28)
Kansas City (4:18)
The Popcorn (5:16)
Soul Pride (3:00)
Tighten Up (7:12)
Suds (5:56)
Introduction To Star Time! (0:53)
Licking Stick - Licking Stick (5:01)
Cold Sweat (12:40)
There Was A Time (5:01)
Medley : Try Me/Lost Someone/Bewildered (6:14)
Papa's Got A Brand New Bag (0:34)
I Got The Feeling (2:45)
Maybe The Last Time (1:09)
I Got You (I Feel Good) (0:25)
Please, Please, Please (2:16)
I Can't Stand Myself (When You Touch Me) (3:04)
Finale: Cold Sweat/I Got The Feeling/Say It Loud - I'm Black & I'm Proud (4:15)

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