I will love the light for it shows me the way, yet I will endure the darkness for it shows me the stars. — Og Mandino

po_Brown-JamesJames Joseph Brown (May 3, 1933 – December 25, 2006) was an American singer, songwriter, and dancer.

The founding father of funk music and a major figure of 20th-century popular music and dance, he is often referred to as “The Godfather of Soul”. In a career that spanned six decades, Brown influenced the development of several music genres.