Recording Dates

November 29, 1973 A&R Studios, New York, NY Introduction recorded
February 4, 1974 A&R Studios, New York, NY Introduction recorded
February 19, 1974 Sound Ideas Studios, New York, NY Track recorded

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
Featured Vocals James Brown, Fred Wesley, Lyn Collins, Danny Ray, Maceo Parker, St. Clair Pinckney, Johnny Griggs
Trombone Solo Fred Wesley
Guitar Jimmy Nolen, Hearlon Martin
Bass Fred Thomas
Electric Piano Dave Matthews
Drums John Starks
Congas Johnny Griggs
Percussion Charles Sherrell, James Brown, Unknown
Trumpet Ike Oakley
Alto Saxophone Maceo Parker
Tenor Saxophone St. Clair Pinckney
Arrangements James Brown, Fred Wesley

Appears On

Release Artist Released
James Brown's Funky People Various Artists 1986
Funky Good Time: The Anthology The J.B.'s February 28, 1995

Session Details

Introduction recorded
Introduction recorded
Track recorded