The 'Godfather Of Soul' Goes Digital
April 5, 2013 at 8:33 AM (PT)
Marking the 45th anniversary of JAMES BROWN’s historic BOSTON concert following the assassination of Dr. MARTIN LUTHER KING, JR., multi-GRAMMY AWARD winning artist JAMES BROWN makes his official YOUTUBE channel and online debut TODAY (4/5) at youtube.com/jamesbrownofficial and shoutfactory.com/jamesbrown. Viewers and fans will be able to immerse in a rich selection of rarely seen live concert footage as well as interviews and clips addressing BROWN’s involvement in some of the most seminal events of our time.
The announcement was made by SHOUT! FACTORY in collaboration with the JAMES BROWN Estate.
"Building upon a successful relationship formed for SHOUT!’s highly popular home entertainment product lines 'I Got The Feelin’: JAMES BROWN in the ‘60s', we’re thrilled to be working closely with the JAMES BROWN Estate to create official digital destinations, " said SHOUT! FACTORY’s founders RICHARD FOOS, BOB EMMER and GARSON FOOS. "This is an integral part of our commitment to leverage a variety of digital entertainment platforms to celebrate the very best of pop culture."