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The Lonely Side Of James Brown

April 19th, 2016

Episode 468 of 550 episodes

When James McBride, a National Book Award winner for his fiction, decided to write an entire book about James Brown, he wanted to push beyond the hype and racism he says haunts Brown's legacy.

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