• 1. The payback
      • 2. doing the best i can
      • 3. take some - leave some
      • 4. shoot your shot
      • 5. forever suffering
      • 6. time is running out fast
      • 7. stone to the bone
      • 8. mind power

      Superb must-have 'funky ass' James Brown album featuring 'The Payback', 'Stone To The Bone' and 'Mind Power' amongst others.

      Other Releases by James Brown

      James BrownGet On The Good FootPolydor
      Monster double-album from the Godfather of Soul!
        James BrownPlays The Real ThingSmash
        USA orig copy
          • Original LP£40.00
            Vinyl condition: VG+Sleeve condition: VG+​USA orig copy
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          James BrownStar Generation / Women Are Something Else (1979)Polydor
          We love this late-period JB. Still on it, funky disco mover!
          • – Star Generation
          • Original 7"£10.00
            Vinyl condition: VG+Sleeve condition: VG+Unplayed original USA 45
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          James BrownReality / I Need Your Love So Bad (1974)Polydor
          JB tells it like it is 74 - It's bad! Nobody wants to walk everybody wants to fly - You can't get a reservation
          • – Reality
          • Original 7"£10.00
            Vinyl condition: VG+Sleeve condition: VG+Unplayed original USA 45
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          James BrownFor Goodness Sakes, Look At Those Cakes (1978)Polydor
          The heavyweight minister of funk doing his disco thang - original USA 45
          • – For Goodness Sakes, Look At Those Cakes (Part 1)
          • Original 7"£10.00
            Vinyl condition: VG+Sleeve condition: VG+Original USA pressing unplayed 45
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          James BrownSho Is Funky Down HereNow-Again Records
          First issued in 1971. Available digitally, CD is out of print. Vinyl has been out of print since at least the mid-90s. 3000 only worldwide. Sho is Funky...
            • LP£26.00
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            • CD£14.00
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            James BrownHey America It's Christmas TimeKing
            A groovy tune with a rocksteady beat. It's not just for christmas kids! Original pic sleeve too!MINT UNPLAYED USA ORIGINAL 45
            • – hey america (vocal)
            James BrownI Got A Bag Of My Own (1972)Polydor
            Killer funk
            • – I Got A Bag Of My Own
            • Original 7"£12.00
              Vinyl condition: VG+Sleeve condition: VG+Unplayed original USA 45
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            James BrownEyesight / I Never, Never, Never Will Forget (1978)Polydor
            The super heavyweight minister of funk, 78, still on one.
            • – Eyesight
            • Original 7"£8.00
              Vinyl condition: VG+Sleeve condition: VG+Original USA pressing unplayed 45
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            James BrownSho Is Funky Down HerePolydor
            Killer funk-hardcore 70s instrumental - lots of fuzz guitar, this is JB in his psychedelic rocky funky period. Very cool, very hip and heavy
              James BrownThe PopcornKing
              Killer funk, late 60s, JB in the pocket. The Popcorn, In The Middle, Soul Pride, The Chicken, it's all good.....
              • – The popcorn
              • – Soul Pride (Part 1)
              James BrownI Got The Feelin'Polydor
              Killer funky 60s JB album, includes the awesome 'Shhhhh' and many more
              • – I Got The Feelin'
              James BrownIn The Jungle GroovePolydor
              Wicked JB compilation that includes "Hot Pants", "Soul Power" and "Funky Drummer"!!
                James BrownIt's a New Day - Let a Man Come InPolydor
                Wicked title track and loads more late 60s JB.
                  James BrownSuper BadKing
                  The Minister of funk, live and super bad!

                    Other Releases on Polydor

                    The PassionsI'm In Love With A German Film StarPolydor
                    new wave classic
                      • Original 7" (Picture Sleeve)£6.00
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                      Yosui InoueGood PagesPolydor
                        • Original LP£18.00
                          Vinyl condition: VG+Sleeve condition: VGStaining to sleeve
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                        Victor OlaiyaOlaiya In The 60'sPolydor
                        Rare LP
                          • Original LP£15.00
                            Vinyl condition: VG+Sleeve condition: POORRARE RECORD - N.B> PLAIN SLEEVE ONLY
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                          Fire FoxStreet People / Showdown (1984)Polydor
                            • Original 7" (Picture Sleeve)£8.00
                              Vinyl condition: VG+Sleeve condition: VG+
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                            James BrownGet On The Good FootPolydor
                            Monster double-album from the Godfather of Soul!
                              MandrillJust Outside Of TownPolydor
                              Fantastic funk album featuring the killer latin funk Fat City Strut plus Mango Meat, as sampled by the Jungle Brothers on 'Straight Outta The Jungle'!
                              • – fat city strut
                              VangelisOpera SauvagePolydor
                                • Original LP£10.00
                                  Vinyl condition: VG+Sleeve condition: VG+
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                                VisageFade To GreyPolydor
                                  • Original 7" (Picture Sleeve)£5.00
                                    Vinyl condition: VG+Sleeve condition: VG-
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                                  Roxy MusicOver YouPolydor
                                    • Original 7" (Picture Sleeve)£5.00
                                      Vinyl condition: VG+Sleeve condition: VG
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                                    VisageNight TrainPolydor
                                      • Original 7" (Picture Sleeve)£6.00
                                        Vinyl condition: VG+Sleeve condition: VG+
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                                      Band Of JoyBand Of Joy (1978)Polydor
                                        • Original LP£10.00
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                                        Joe BeckWatch The Time (1977)Polydor
                                          • Original LP£10.00
                                            Vinyl condition: VG+Sleeve condition: VG+
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                                          Olympic RunnersGet It While You Can (1978)Polydor
                                            • Original 7"£5.00
                                              Vinyl condition: VG+Sleeve condition: VG+
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                                            James BlakeFriends That Break Your HeartPolydor
                                            Mercury Music Prize and GRAMMY Award winning UK singer, songwriter, multi-instrumentalist, and producer James Blake releases 'Friends That Break Your Heart'...
                                            • – Say What You Will
                                            • LP (180 gram)£28.00
                                              Limited edition w/ alternative sleeve
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                                            • CD£13.00
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                                            The New SeekersCircles (1972)Polydor
                                            Excellent pop songs - comes in a circular cut out sleeve!
                                              • Original LP£8.99
                                                Vinyl condition: VG+Sleeve condition: VG+
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                                              Freddie McGregorFreddie McGregorPolydor
                                                • Original LP£8.00
                                                  Vinyl condition: VG+Sleeve condition: VGsmall tear at opening
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                                                James Brown & Lyn CollinsWhat My Baby Needs Now Is A Little More Lovin/This Guy - This Girl's In Love With You' (1972)Polydor
                                                Two awesome uplifting duets from Mr Brown and Miss Collins - including nice cut of This Guys in Love. Unplayed original USA 45
                                                • – What My Baby Needs Now Is A Little More Lovin'
                                                • – This Guy - This Girl's In Love With You
                                                • Original 7"£15.00
                                                  Vinyl condition: VG+Sleeve condition: VG+Unplayed original USA 45
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                                                New York CityI'm Doin' Fine Now (1973)Polydor
                                                Despite their name and place of origin, created some of the finest Philly soul of the era. The opening number "I'm Doin' Fine Now" certainly stands as...
                                                  • Original LP£10.00
                                                    Vinyl condition: VG+Sleeve condition: VG
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                                                  The Rolling StonesGoats Head Soup (Deluxe Edition)Polydor
                                                  Definitive reissue with extra disc of rarities and alternate mixes. Half speed mastered, clear vinyl, gatefold sleeve
                                                    • 2×CD£9.99
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                                                    • New 2×LP (Coloured Vinyl)£27.99
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                                                    Lana Del ReyChemtrails Over The Country ClubPolydor
                                                    "Lana Del Rey’s sixth album dials back the grandiosity in favor of smaller, more intimate moments. It carries a roaming spirit of folk and Americana...
                                                      Lady GagaChromaticaPolydor
                                                      RSD 2021 DROP 1. Available online from 6pm Sat June 12 £42 LP (Yellow Vinyl) Same tracklisting as original vinyl (16 tracks / 1 LP), Deluxe packaging...
                                                          HaimGasolinePolydor
                                                          RSD 2021 DROP 1. Available online from 6pm Sat June 12 £16 7" Haim release a coloured vinyl 7" featuring a new version of the track Gasoline with Taylor...
                                                              James BrownStar Generation / Women Are Something Else (1979)Polydor
                                                              We love this late-period JB. Still on it, funky disco mover!
                                                              • – Star Generation
                                                              • Original 7"£10.00
                                                                Vinyl condition: VG+Sleeve condition: VG+Unplayed original USA 45
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                                                              The James Brown Soul TrainHonky Tonk (1972)Polydor
                                                              James Brown, 72
                                                              • – Honky Tonk (Part 1)
                                                              Peaches & HerbShake Your Groove Thing (1978)Polydor
                                                              Classic disco party tune. Shake it!
                                                              • – Shake Your Groove Thing
                                                              • Original 7"£7.99
                                                                Vinyl condition: VG+Sleeve condition: VG+Unplayed original USA 45
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                                                              James BrownReality / I Need Your Love So Bad (1974)Polydor
                                                              JB tells it like it is 74 - It's bad! Nobody wants to walk everybody wants to fly - You can't get a reservation
                                                              • – Reality
                                                              • Original 7"£10.00
                                                                Vinyl condition: VG+Sleeve condition: VG+Unplayed original USA 45
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                                                              Jeff TyzikJammin' In Manhattan (1984)Polydor
                                                                • Original LP£10.00
                                                                  Vinyl condition: VG+Sleeve condition: VG+
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                                                                Lana Del ReyViolet Bent Backwards Over The GrassPolydor
                                                                Lana Del Rey reads fourteen select poems from her upcoming debut poetry book Violet Bent Backwards Over the Grass accompanied by music from frequent collaborator,...
                                                                  • CD£7.99
                                                                    Out of stock
                                                                  • New LP £36.00
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                                                                          • – Don't Wonder WHy
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                                                                          • – sweet power your embrace
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                                                                                  • – Spank-A-Lee
                                                                                  • – Palm Grease
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