Recording Date

June 12, 1972 A&R Studios, New York, NY

Most Well-Known Version Of This Recording

Recording Time Artist Type Year
Giving Up Food For Funk [Part 1] 3:08 The J.B.'s Studio 1972

Recording Credits

Producer James Brown
Organ Solo James Brown
Trombone Solo Fred Wesley
Background Vocals Fred Wesley, Ike Oakley, Jerone Sanford, Russell Crimes, Jimmy Parker, St. Clair Pinckney, Jimmy Nolen, Hearlon Martin, Fred Thomas, John Starks, James Brown
Guitar Jimmy Nolen, Hearlon Martin
Bass Fred Thomas
Organ James Brown
Drums John Starks
Tambourine James Brown, John Morgan?
Trumpet Ike Oakley, Jerone Sanford, Russell Crimes
Trombone Fred Wesley
Alto Saxophone Jimmy Parker
Tenor Saxophone St. Clair Pinckney
Arrangements James Brown, Fred Wesley

Appears On

Release Artist Released
Funky Good Time: The Anthology The J.B.'s February 28, 1995

Session Details

Recording done