Get up off a that thing And dance until you feel better Get up off a that thing And dance until you, sing it now! Get up off a that thing And dance until you feel better Get up off a that thing And try to release that pressure! Get up off a that thing And shake until you feel better Get up off a that thing And shake it, say it now! Get up off a that thing And shake until you feel better Get up off a that thing And try to release that pressure! Get up off! Ha! . In his 1986 autobiography James Brown: The Godfather of Soul (page 245), James says of the song’s inspiration: The audience was sitting down, trying to do a sophisticated thing, listening to funk. One of the tightest bands they’d ever heard in their lives, and they were sitting. I had worked hard and dehydrated myself and was feeling depressed. I looked out at all those people sitting there, and because I was depressed they looked depressed.
But he was still coming up with some captivating funk grooves, and his late '70s output should not be ignored. Although 1976's Get Up Offa That Thing falls short of essential, it's a focused, rewarding LP that has a lot going for it. The title song, a sweaty funk gem, became a hit, and almost as appealing are "I Refuse to Lose" and "Can't Take It With Yo. These tracks follow the funk principle that Brown perfected in the 1960s: find an addictive groove and work it to death.
Retrieved 2016-12-07. Christgau, Robert (June 9, 1980). A Consumer Guide to James Brown". Retrieved December 7, 2016. James Brown Plays New Breed is the fifteenth studio album by American musician James Brown. The album was released in March 1966, by Smash Records. All tracks composed by Nat Jones. Hot (James Brown album). Hot is the 45th studio album by American musician James Brown. The album was released on January 1976, by Polydor Records. All tracks composed by James Brown.
Watch the video for Get Up Offa That Thing from James Brown's 20 All-Time Greatest Hits! for free, and see the artwork, lyrics and similar artists. It was one of Brown's biggest hits in the second half of the 1970s, reaching on the R&B chart, and became a staple of his later live performances. Get On The Good Foot.
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Title: Get Up Offa That Thing. Instruments: Voice, range: C5-F5 Piano Guitar. The Arrangement Details Tab gives you detailed information about this particular arrangement of Get Up Offa That Thing - not necessarily the song. Not the arrangement you were looking for? View All Arrangements.
|A||Get Up Offa That Thing (Mono)||4:11|
|B||Get Up Offa That Thing (Stereo)||4:11|
- Manufactured By – Polydor Incorporated
- Phonographic Copyright (p) – Polydor Incorporated
- Published By – Dynatone Publishing Co.
- Published By – Belinda Music, Inc.
- Published By – Unichappell Music, Inc.
- Engineer – Alex Sadkin
- Producer, Arranged By – James Brown
- Written-By – D.Brown*, Deidra Brown*, Y.Brown*
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- Rights Society: BMI
|PD 14326||James Brown||Get Up Offa That Thing (7", Styrene, Pit)||Polydor||PD 14326||US||1976|
|2066 687||James Brown||Get Up Offa That Thing (7", Single)||Polydor||2066 687||UK||1976|
|PD 14326, 2066 687||James Brown||Get Up Offa That Thing (7", Styrene)||Polydor, Polydor||PD 14326, 2066 687||US||1976|
|2066772, 757||James Brown||Salte De Ahi (Get Up Offa That Thing) (7")||Polydor, Polydor||2066772, 757||Mexico||1976|
|PRO 010 COLOUR||James Brown||Get Up Offa That Thing / Release The Pressure (12", Promo, RE, Pin)||Not On Label||PRO 010 COLOUR||Italy||2016|