Essays Tagged: "James Brown"

Music is lacking in integrity and originality (i.e. too much sampling and covering): an example essay

n of these pieces in other recordings of one's own. An artist may like the effect of a distinctive James Brown drum beat and wish to use two bars of this beat on a track of his or her own recording, ...

(3 pages) 118 0 4.9 Apr/2002

Subjects: Art Essays

This essay is about the history of Rock and Roll and how it changed society.

rock and roll, known as "funk" became immensely popular. The song associated with this decline was James Brown's "Say it Loud, I'm Black and I'm Proud".James Brown was commonly known as the "Father o ... need to "redefine the black identity", which led to funk music, an expressive time in black music. James was known for using melodic instruments in his music to create a groove. His music was also kn ...

(3 pages) 262 1 3.1 Oct/2002

Subjects: Art Essays > Music History & Studies

The life of james brown famous songs his life before singing etc.

James Brown was born James Joe Brown, Jr. The date of his birth is May 3rd, 1933 in Barnwell, SC. Hi ... ner Brown he was a black and American Indian. His mother, Susie Behlings Brown was black and asian. James was delivered by his aunts .He was a stillborn baby, his Aunt Minnie did not give up after he ... Minnie did not give up after he was born, she blew into his lungs until he started to cry. Both of James parents were very poor. His father sold tree tar to a turpentine company. They lived in shacks ...

(4 pages) 33 0 5.0 Apr/2003

Subjects: Art Essays > Music History & Studies > Performers & Composers

Michael Jackson

p's lead vocalist and front man. When onstage, his dance moves and vocal styling were modeled after James Brown. He showed absolute self-confidence when on stage that contradicted his private, shy, re ...

(9 pages) 158 3 2.4 May/2003

Subjects: Art Essays

What is Rock'n'Roll music.

rock and roll, known as "funk" became immensely popular. The song associated with this decline was James Brown's "Say it Loud, I'm Black and I'm Proud". James Brown was commonly known as the "Father ... d to funk music, an expressive time in black music (Peter G. Christenson, Donald F. Roberts, 1998). James was known for using melodic instruments in his music to create a groove. His music was also kn ...

(9 pages) 212 1 3.8 Aug/2003

Subjects: Art Essays > Music History & Studies

The King

people have MJ (Michael Jackson) inspired dance moves, Britney and Cisco, and MJ was influenced by James Brown, so everyone is influenced by someone(1). Take me for instance; The King (Elvis Presley) ...

(4 pages) 35 0 4.6 Apr/2004

Subjects: Literature Research Papers > Biographies

A legend

which consisted of his four older brothers. He became their lead vocalist, imitating the styles of James Brown. Though onstage Michael was seemingly confident, offstage he was introverted and shy.The ...

(4 pages) 40 0 0.0 Jan/2005

Subjects: Art Essays

R&B

. (World Book) During this period of time another artist was topping the music charts. His name was James Joe Brown Jr., or as most people know him James Brown (The King of Soul). As a kid he did not ...

(10 pages) 21 0 3.0 Aug/2001

Subjects: Literature Research Papers

Can Brown save Platonism this time?

From the book "Philosophy of Mathematics", the author James Brown addresses many problems involving Platonism's view in mathematics; such as how other mat ...

(7 pages) 10 0 5.0 Feb/2008

Subjects: Humanities Essays > Philosophy

A compare and contrast essay on blues and gospel music

ter and a heavier beat. The style was "rhythm and blues". Later, black artists like Ray Charles and James Brown added gospel harmonies and piano riffs to the rhythm-and-blues mix. This new sound found ...

(2 pages) 30 0 0.0 Sep/2008

Subjects: Literature Research Papers > Creative Writing > Comparative Essays

When we Were Kings Analysis

ould give them $5 million if they win and as well as get some big names to perform in Zaire such as James Brown and B.B. King.The main themes and ideas of when we were kings are identity, culture and ...

(4 pages) 6366 0 0.0 Oct/2008

Subjects: Literature Research Papers > Biographies

drug abuse and addiction

(3 pages) 2 0 0.0 Oct/2014

Subjects: Literature Research Papers