James Brown ‘Get On The Good Foot’ gets 2 LP vinyl reissue

Double Album’s Closing Track, “I Know It’s True,” Makes U.S. Vinyl Release Debut

James Brown’s 1972 album, Get On The Good Foot, will be reissued worldwide in a new 2 LP vinyl edition on June 21st by Republic/UMe. The album’s title track, “Get On The Good Foot,” was issued as a two-part single that topped Billboard’s R&B chart at No. 1 and went to No. 18 Pop. The new edition includes art sleeves with master tape box images, and its closing track, “I Know It’s True,” makes its U.S. vinyl debut with this release.

In 1986, James Brown was inducted into the Rock and Roll Hall of Fame as a charter member. A multiple GRAMMY Award winner, Brown was honored with the Recording Academy’s Lifetime Achievement Award in 1992, and in 2003 he received the prestigious Kennedy Center Honors. Brown died on Christmas Day 2006 at the age of 73.

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