The Original James Brown Band
There was a time…
James Brown, The Godfather of Soul, introduced the world to a new language…the language of funk. James Brown’s sound transcended all barriers: music, race, religion, politics and cultures. The music of James Brown has endured throughout the decades through societal changes, music styles and personal struggles. His music is enjoyed by billions of people around the globe. And always, there was the band. And now, they’re back!
The Hardest Working Band in Show Business, The JB’s starring internationally renowned musicians who’ve performed with James Brown over the past 50 years, The JB’s are bringing to the stage that unique musical language that The Godfather gave to the world! From “The Capeman,” Danny Ray, who has served as Mr. Brown’s emcee since 1960, to bassist Fred Thomas, with The JB’s since 1971, The JB’s are ready to make the world funky again! The JB’s also offer an educational component to any appearance…..visiting and doing workshops with young musicians to pass on this historic legacy. The JB’s starring “The Capeman,” Danny Ray and the funkiest, baddest band in the world – The JB’s – are perfect for any type of venue and event looking to have their audiences Get On The Good Foot!