Originally created 12/29/06

Rev. Sharpton has kind words for Brown



AUDIO SLIDE SHOW: Hear highlights of Rev. Al Sharpton's speech at the Apollo Theater in New York. [2 min. 38 sec.]

The Rev. Al Sharpton, James Brown's longtime friend and onetime tour manager, spoke about Mr. Brown's life and legacy during an evening program at the Apollo Theater in New York.

Mr. Brown made his debut at the historic theater in 1956.