The Godfather of Soul.
One of the most influential figures of the 20th century.
Inducted into both the Rock & Roll and Songwriters Hall of Fame.
16 number-one singles on the Billboard R&B charts.
7th on The Rolling Stone’s 100 Greatest Artist’s of All Time.
And the list goes on…
From an impoverished childhood to having an international tour up until his death, James Brown left an amazing legacy that will not soon be forgotten – this is one movie you are not going to want to miss.
On August 1, Get On Up, The James Brown Story, is coming to theaters nationwide. The film is based on the incredible story of James Brown, and will give you a complete look into his life and incredible six-decade career. Be prepared to get an inside look at the music, moves, and moods of James Brown.
A movie about one of the most influential figures of the 20th century is sure to be a hit. James Brown will be the talk of the party, so be prepared! Here are a few outfits inspired by the Brown in the 1960’s.
You know his song “I Got You (I Feel Good)”? This song reached #3 in the sixties, but with this outfit, you’ll be #1 on the fashion charts! This chic outfit is so versatile! Wear it to Work, date night, dinner with the family, or on a night out; the options are endless!
Make a fashion statement inspired by his metallic jumpsuit with a subtler, gold jumpsuit.
Women’s dresses of the sixties are still hip today! Check out this look inspired by one of James Brown’s wives, Deirdre.
“Everyone had on their best clothes, because James Brown had come to town, in a three-quarter-ton truck right on the field,” Vice President of BMI Charlie Feldman said slowly, savoring the memory. “I remember one woman in particular in the first row of seats, wearing a new outfit, all her attention on James.”
Now what are you waiting for? Get On Up on your style and make your calendars for August 1 to check out this amazing movie. While you’re patiently waiting you can connect with Get On Up through their official social media sites.
GET ON UP online – #GetOnUp
- Visit the official website
- Like Get on Up on Facebook
- Follow on Twitter, Google+, Instagram
- Subscribe on YouTube
Be sure to come back and let me know what you think of the movie. I am beyond excited to see it! 🙂