Chart Position: 8

  • Won Best R&B recording Grammy award
  • #72 on Rolling Stone magazines list of 500 greatest songs
  • Written and produced by James Brown
  • Guitar: Jimmy Nolen
  • Keyboards: Nat Jones
  • Recorded in Charlotte NC
  • James Brown placed 99 songs on the Billboard Hot 100 during his career, 44 of them in the Top 40, however none ever hit #1
  • Later recorded by Fabulous Echoes (1965), McCoys (1965), Otis Redding (1968), Buddy Guy (1965), Georgie Fame (1966), Roger Troutman (1987), Jimmy Smith (1995), Sugarman 3 (1999) and Bebi Dol (2006)

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