Coldblooded (James Brown song)

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Single by James Brown
from the album Hell
A-side "Funky President (People It's Bad)"
Released October 1974 (1974-10)
Format 7"
Recorded March 24, 1974, International Studios, Augusta, GA; additional recording April 1974, Sound Ideas, New York, NY
Genre Funk
Length 4:45
Label Polydor
Writer(s) James Brown
Producer(s) James Brown
James Brown charting singles chronology
"Funky President (People It's Bad)"
"Coldblooded" (B-side of "Funky President (People It's Bad)")

"Coldblooded" is a song written and recorded by James Brown. It was released in 1974 as the B-side of "Funky President (People It's Bad)" and charted #99 Pop.[1] It also appeared on the album Hell. Writing in Rolling Stone, Robert Palmer praised the song as a "sure-fire disco [smash], the kind of no-nonsense party music one expects from Soul Brother Number One."[2]



  1. ^ White, Cliff (1991). "Discography". In Star Time (pp. 54–59) [CD booklet]. New York: PolyGram Records.
  2. ^ Palmer, Robert. "Out of the Brown Bag". Rolling Stone September 12, 1974. Rpt. in The James Brown Reader: Fifty Years of Writing About the Godfather of Soul. Ed. Nelson George and Alan Leeds. New York: Plume, 2008. 101-104.
  3. ^ Leeds, Alan (1995). Hell [CD liner notes]. New York: PolyGram Records.