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Papa Don't Take No Mess

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Features of This Track

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

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Papa Don't baby, lol.
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lawpete49
So glad my Papa wasn't restricted by an 800# My papa whipping my a-- when I was so very wrong saved my life & made me a man with no criminal record. To this very day I am so grateful That my Papa didn't take no mess!!!!!!!! ! ! ! ! ! ! ! ! ! !
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The melodic groove is nice on this song. I'm sure they were chillin while recording this song
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Afros, bell bottoms, platform shoes, silk shirts, all while doing the split. Talking bout. Good God!!!. JB.
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Along wit Talkin Loud and Big Payback this my favorite JB groove! This is plain nasty!!
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Would have loved 2 b in the studio when these kinds of songs were made! It had 2 b cloudy in there!
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great song
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haha i thought he was sayin papa dont take no meth
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That's what's up...
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Yea you right
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My wife family member is James Brown Grandchild.
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He got down on this one
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James. The. Truth. Brown
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Poppa don't take no mess is my workout cut
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melvin.k.mar t i n
James brown is still man ....bigone 2013
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melvin.k.mar t i n
It all good james brown
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Everybody need too respect this record
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Still hot today
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Papa beat the hell out of us..... I love this dude.
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donsbryant
Damn this is a terrific album. I did the extended jams.
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If I don't hear a JB jam during the course of my day, I ain't right.
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Hope yall know that's James playing the piano, Soul Brutha #1 was jamming on this one.
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zbaby01
when we did wrong....... p a p a beat the hell out of us!
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the long version too.
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aint no fooling with tha old schooling!
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ONE OF JAMES BROWN'S HOTTEST BEATS EVER--COULD LISTEN ALL DAY TO THIS BEAT

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