Coldblooded (James Brown song)

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"Coldblooded"
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
14258
Songwriter(s) James Brown
Producer(s) James Brown
James Brown charting singles chronology
"Funky President (People It's Bad)"
(1974)
"Coldblooded"
(1974)
"Reality"
(1975)
"Funky President (People It's Bad)"
(1974)
"Coldblooded" (B-side of "Funky President (People It's Bad)")
(1974)
"Reality"
(1975)

"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]

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References[edit]

  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.