JB’s biggest hit, and undoubtedly the song most associated with him is “I Got You (I Feel Good),” which went to # 3 in 1965. Brown, who racked up an astonishing 44 Top Forty hits (and many earlier hits on the R & B charts), invariably used the same winning formula for all his hits: 1 part melody and 1 part harmony per 20 parts rhythm, with the whole band joining the rhythm section in punctuating the syncopated figures.
I Got You (I Feel Good)by James Brown
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"I Got You (I Feel Good)" as recorded by James Brown
Drum sheet music transcribed by James Morton. Immediate PDF download.
Difficulty Level: Intermediate Genre: Funk, Soul
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All the drum sheet music found on this page and throughout the site are full, note-for-note transcriptions transcribed by James Morton--long-time professional drummer, author of over a dozen books with Mel Bay Publications, and creator of the "Rock Charts" column formerly found in Modern Drummer--over the course of his 40+ year career.
I have been using the Classic Rock Drum Charts collection for many years. There is nothing better to practice and rehearse to, than these charts transcribed by James Morton.Michael Sheahan