Recording Dates

December 13, 1965 Bell Sound, New York, NY Track recorded
December 22, 1965 Bell Sound, New York, NY Rhythm guitar overdubs

Alternate Versions Of This Recording

Recording Time Artist Type Year
Ain't That A Groove [Part 1] 2:35 James Brown Studio 1966
Ain't That A Groove [Part 2] 1:46 James Brown Studio 1966

Recording Credits

Producer James Brown
Lead Vocals James Brown
Background Vocals Martha Harvin, Sandra Bears, Margie Clark
Guitar Billy Butler, Unknown
Bass Jimmy Tyrell
Piano Ernie Hayes
Drums Bernard Purdie
Trumpet Dud Bascomb
Alto Saxophone Nat Jones
Tenor Saxophone Nat Jones
Baritone Saxophone Heywood Henry
Vocal Arrangements Sammy Lowe
Horn Arrangements Sammy Lowe
Conductor Sammy Lowe

Appears On

Release Artist Released
Star Time James Brown May 7, 1991

Session Details

Track recorded
Rhythm guitar overdubs