Recording Date

February 19, 1974 Sound Ideas Studios, New York, NY

Most Well-Known Version Of This Recording

Recording Time Artist Type Year
Damn Right I Am Somebody [Part 1] 3:32 Fred Wesley & The J.B.'s Studio 1974

Recording Credits

Producer James Brown
Lead Vocals James Brown
Conga Solo Johnny Griggs
Trombone Solo Fred Wesley
Alto Saxophone Solo Maceo Parker
Guitar Jimmy Nolen, Hearlon Martin
Bass Fred Thomas?
Drums John Starks
Congas Johnny Griggs
Percussion Johnny Griggs
Trumpet Ike Oakley
Trombone Fred Wesley
Alto Saxophone Maceo Parker, Jimmy Parker
Tenor Saxophone St. Clair Pinckney
Arrangements James Brown, Fred Wesley

Appears On

Release Artist Released
The Singles, Volume 9: 1973-1975 James Brown June 2, 2010

Session Details

Recording done