Recording Dates

April, 1979 Muscle Shoals Sound, Muscle Shoals, AL Track recorded
April, 1979 The Soundshop, Nashville, TN Vocals recorded

Alternate Versions Of This Recording

Recording Time Artist Type Year
Star Generation [Single Version] 4:25 James Brown Studio 1979

Recording Credits

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

Appears On

Release Artist Released
The Original Disco Man James Brown August, 1979
The Singles, Volume 11: 1979-1981 James Brown September 27, 2011

Session Details

Track recorded
Vocals recorded