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Henry Stone, Co-Founder of TK Records, Dies at 93

Stone, who started numerous record labels, helped launch the careers of Ray Charles, James Brown and KC & the Sunshine Band

How ‘Get On Up’ Gets James Brown’s Manager Wrong

The son of Brown's manager and the head of his former agency say what really happened.

‘Get On Up’: What the Critics Are Saying

Chadwick Boseman stars as James Brown in 'The Help' director Tate Taylor's biopic, produced by Mick Jagger.

How ‘Get on Up’ Nailed the James Brown Look

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

Mick Jagger & Chadwick Boseman Talk ‘Get On Up,’ James Brown and a Rolling Stones Biopic

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.

Remembering the Real James Brown (Video)

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.

‘Get On Up’ Premiere: Chadwick Boseman Initially ‘Didn’t Want to Try’ Playing James Brown

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.

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

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.

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

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.

Aloe Blacc to Repackage ‘Lift Your Spirit’ Album With Unreleased Songs (Video)

"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.

Dave and Phil Alvin are Master Blasters: Concert Review

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.

New ‘Get on Up’ Trailer: James Brown Overcomes Family Drama to Find Success (Video)

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