James Brown

Born May 3, 1933
Net Worth
$100 Million
James Joseph Brown, Jr. was an American recording artist and musician. One of the founding fathers of funk music and a major figure of 20th-century popular music and dance, he is often referred to as "The Godfather of Soul". In a career that spanned six decades, Brown profoundly influenced the devel...
James Brown

James Brown Stats


: Brown, James, James Browm, James Joseph Brown, The Godfather of Soul, Mr. Dynamite, James Brown at the Organ, Soul Brother Number One, The Godfather of Funk, Mr Please Please Please, The Hardest Working Man in Show Business


: 5 ft 6 in (1.68 m)


: African American


: United States of America

Date of Birth

: May 3, 1933

Place of Birth

: Barnwell

Date of Death

: December 25, 2006

Place of Death

: Atlanta

Cause of Death

: Pneumonia | Cardiovascular disease