Originally created 12/31/06

Saturday's performances



Some of the songs performed live at James Brown's homegoing celebration:

Walk Around Heaven, performed by Ali Woodson, of The Temptations

God Has Smiled On Me, performed by Derrick Monk

Soul Power, performed by The Soul Generals and The Bittersweets

It's A Man's Man's Man's World, performed by Vicki Anderson Byrd

Hold On, I'm Comin, performed by Tomi Rae Hynie Brown

Kansas City, sung by Marva Whitney

I Got You (I Feel Good)

Georgia on My Mind, sung by The Bittersweets

I Know You Got Soul , sung by Bobby Byrd and Daryl Brown featuring Bootsy Collins on bass guitar

Get Up (I Feel Like Being A) Sex Machine, performed by the Soul Generals, during which Danny Ray threw a cape over Mr. Brown, MC Hammer danced - and the band tried to coax Michael Jackson on stage. (The Rev. Al Sharpton waved "no," and Mr. Jackson remained on the floor.)

The Greatest Love of All (excerpted), performed by Sontita Jackson, daughter of the Rev. Jesse Jackson

Doctor Jesus, performed by Swanee Quintet

- Compiled by Jeremy Craig, Johnny Edwards and Kamille Bostick