The third installment of James Brown’s Funky People compilations showcasing a mixed (but not brand new) bag of tracks by members of his crew. The songs had originally appeared on J.B.’s own People label and turn up here in re-mastered quality. Contains recordings from the time between 1967 and 1975, but this comp only came out in 2000, compiled again by Harry Weinger. More from the usual suspects. Dig in.
1. Talkin’ Loud And Saying Nothin’ – James Brown (original rock version)
2. Blow Your Head – Fred Wesley & The JB’s (previously unreleased, undubbed version)
3. Mr. Hot Pants (Pts. 1 & 2) – The Believers
4. Who Knows – Beau Dollar
5. How You Gonna Get Respect (When You Haven’t Cut Your Process Yet) – Hank Ballard/The Dapps
6. Doin’ The Do – Bobby Byrd/The JB’s (previously unreleased)
7. Pick Up The Pieces One By One – A.A.B.B.
8. Give It Up Or Turnit A Loose – Lyn Collins (The Female Preacher)
9. Hang Out & Hustle – Sweet Charles
10. There Was A Time – Dee Felice Trio
11. If You Don’t Give Me What I Want (I Gotta Get It Some Other Place) – Vicki Anderson
12. It’s My Thing (You Can’t Tell Me Who To Sock It To) – Marva Whitney (live)