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Rick James (born James Ambrose Johnson, Jr; February 1, 1948 - August 6, 2004) was an American funk and soul musician from Buffalo New York, who worked as a singer, keyboardist, bassist, record producer, arranger, and composer during his long career. One of the most popular artists on the Motown label during the late 1970s and early 1980s, James was famous for his wild brand of funk music and his trademark cornrow braids. As time went on, James was given the… read more

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  • Every time Rick James comes on, can't help but think of Dave Chappelle. "See, I never just did things just to do them, c'mon I mean, what I'm gonna do just all of the sudden just jump up and grind my feet in somebody's couch like it's something to do? Come on, I got a little more sense than that. ...Yeah, I remember grinding my feet into Eddie's couch."
  • I'm a Super Freak.. ♥
  • ebony eyes!!
  • I'm cocaine, bitch!
  • dance ♥
  • Lovin' the main pic.
  • top party music indeed...
  • Ebony Eyes ♥
  • Street Songs is a masterpiece.

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