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Papa Don't Take No Mess

on Hell

Lyrics

Super! heavy! funk! hot! hot! hot! and bad!
Hey Papa don't take no mess
Papa don't take no mess
Papa is the man who can understand
full lyrics
Super! heavy! funk! hot! hot! hot! and bad!
Hey Papa don't take no mess
Papa don't take no mess
Papa is the man who can understand
full lyrics

Features of This Track

funk roots
blues influences
flat out funky grooves
repetitive melodic phrasing
extensive vamping
mixed acoustic and electric instrumentation
a busy horn section
acoustic rhythm piano
a vocal-centric aesthetic
groove based composition
minor key tonality
electric guitar riffs
a dynamic male vocalist
heavy instrumental improvisation

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Comments

The melodic groove is nice on this song. I'm sure they were chillin while recording this song
Afros, bell bottoms, platform shoes, silk shirts, all while doing the split. Talking bout. Good God!!!. JB.
Along wit Talkin Loud and Big Payback this my favorite JB groove! This is plain nasty!!
Would have loved 2 b in the studio when these kinds of songs were made! It had 2 b cloudy in there!
great song
haha i thought he was sayin papa dont take no meth
That's what's up...
Yea you right
My wife family member is James Brown Grandchild.
He got down on this one
James. The. Truth. Brown
Poppa don't take no mess is my workout cut
melvin.k.mar t i n
James brown is still man ....bigone 2013
melvin.k.mar t i n
It all good james brown
Everybody need too respect this record
Still hot today
Papa beat the hell out of us..... I love this dude.
donsbryant
Damn this is a terrific album. I did the extended jams.
If I don't hear a JB jam during the course of my day, I ain't right.
Hope yall know that's James playing the piano, Soul Brutha #1 was jamming on this one.
zbaby01
when we did wrong....... p a p a beat the hell out of us!
the long version too.
aint no fooling with tha old schooling!
ONE OF JAMES BROWN'S HOTTEST BEATS EVER--COULD LISTEN ALL DAY TO THIS BEAT

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