Editors’ Notes Only the second half of Sex Machine was recorded during a 1969 concert; the first consists of studio sessions with Brown’s crackling band, the J.B.’s. The Godfather of Soul is a live wire throughout, spontaneously testifying on “Bewildered,” riffing on the electrifying “Get Up I Feel Like Being a Sex Machine,” and punctuating all with his patented screams and shouts. The group ups the ante with swooping horn flourishes and stop-start rhythms, making for big-band funk unlike any other.

SONG
Get Up I Feel Like Being a Sex Machine (feat. The Original J.B.s)
1
10:50
 
Brother Rapp (Pt. 1 & Pt. 2)
2
5:20
 
Bewildered
3
6:23
 
I Got the Feelin'
4
1:07
 
Give It Up Or Turnit a Loose (feat. The Original J.B.s)
5
6:31
 
I Don't Want Nobody To Give Me Nothing (Open Up the Door I'll Get It Myself) [Live At Bell Auditorium, Augusta, GA/1969]
6
4:38
 
Licking Stick - Licking Stick (Live At Bell Auditorium, Augusta, GA/1969)
7
1:19
 
Lowdown Popcorn
8
3:25
 
Spinning Wheel (Live At Bell Auditorium, Augusta, GA/1969)
9
4:03
 
If I Ruled the World (Live At Bell Auditorium, Augusta, GA/1969)
10
4:15
 
There Was a Time (Live At Bell Auditorium, Augusta, GA/1969)
11
4:12
 
It's a Man's Man's Man's World (Live At Bell Auditorium, Augusta, GA/1969)
12
3:42
 
Please, Please, Please (Live At Bell Auditorium, Augusta, GA/1969)
13
2:26
 
I Can't Stand Myself (When You Touch Me) [Live At Bell Auditorium, Augusta, GA/1969]
14
1:28
 
Mother Popcorn (Live At Bell Auditorium, Augusta, GA/1969)
15
5:40
 

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