Recording Dates

March 5, 1979 Muscle Shoals Sound, Muscle Shoals, AL Track recorded
March 13, 1979 The Soundshop, Nashville, TN Vocals recorded

Most Well-Known Version Of This Recording

Recording Time Artist Type Year
It's Too Funky In Here 5:42 James Brown Studio 1979

Recording Credits

Producer Brad Shapiro
Lead Vocals James Brown
Guitar Solo Unknown
Background Vocals Donna Davis, Cynthia Douglas, Pam Vincent
Guitar Larry Byrum, Jimmy Johnson
Bass David Hood
Keyboards Randy McCormick, Clayton Ivey
Drums Roger Hawkins
Percussion Unknown
Trumpet Ben Cauley, Harrison Calloway
Trombone Charles Rose
Tenor Saxophone Harvey Thompson
Baritone Saxophone Ronnie Eades
Arrangements Brad Shapiro

Appears On

Release Artist Released
The Singles, Volume 10: 1975-1979 James Brown February 11, 2011

Session Details

Track recorded
Vocals recorded