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  1. How 'Get on Up' Nailed the James Brown Look

    4:13 pm 7/28/2014

    Production and costume designers lead Billboard through the film's many times and places.Read more

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  2. Mick Jagger & Chadwick Boseman Talk 'Get On Up,' James Brown and a Rolling Stones Biopic

    4:58 pm 7/25/2014

    What's it like when Mick makes you his movie's leading man? The legendary rocker-turned-Hollywood producer and 'Get On Up' star Chadwick Boseman reveal what went on behind the scenes to bring James Brown back to life. Read more

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  3. Remembering the Real James Brown (Video)

    9:00 am 7/25/2014

    The author reminisces of time spent with the real Godfather of Soul, who is distinct from the character portrayed in "Get on Up," along with the exclusive premiere of "The Journey" featurette on the making of the movie.Read more

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  4. 'Get On Up' Premiere: Chadwick Boseman Initially 'Didn't Want to Try' Playing James Brown

    9:58 pm 7/21/2014

    The "42" star took on the daunting task of playing the Godfather of Soul by working hard and taking things "one step at a time," his co-stars and director Tate Taylor told THR at the Universal biopic's debut at Harlem's Apollo Theater.Read more

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  5. Gregg Allman and Sturgill Simpson Fuse Country and Soul at Annenberg Center: Concert Review

    2:02 pm 7/21/2014

    Kentucky-born Simpson proves the revelation, as he and Gregg Allman kick off the Annenberg Space for Photography/KCRW’s "Country in the City" series.Read more

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  6. Mick Jagger Opens Up About L'Wren Scott Death, Saying It's Been a 'Very Hard Year' (Video)

    6:47 am 7/18/2014

    The Rolling Stones frontman was joined on NBC's "Today" by the cast, director and producers of the upcoming James Brown biopic "Get On Up" and talked about what they loved about the Godfather of Soul.Read more

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  7. Aloe Blacc to Repackage 'Lift Your Spirit' Album With Unreleased Songs (Video)

    4:51 pm 7/7/2014

    "I think it's okay to give people more than they expected," says "The Man" singer on repackaging his album "Lift Your Spirit" with additional, unreleased tracks.Read more

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  8. Dave and Phil Alvin are Master Blasters: Concert Review

    12:30 pm 6/17/2014

    Collaborating on their first album together in 30 years, the two sibling rivals celebrate with a dynamic set of roots rock that crosses over from punk and rock to blues, soul and country.Read more

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  9. New 'Get on Up' Trailer: James Brown Overcomes Family Drama to Find Success (Video)

    1:58 pm 5/28/2014

    "42" star Chadwick Boseman sings and dances in the latest look at Universal's upcoming biopic.Read more

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  10. Tribeca: Docs on James Brown and Bjork Added to Lineup

    9:00 am 3/26/2014

    Alex Gibney's work-in-progress "Untitled James Brown Documentary" and the world premiere of "Bjork: Biophilia Live" will screen as part of the festival's special screenings program.Read more

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