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James Brown

Say It Loud - I'm Black And I'm Proud

  • Funk
  • Soul
  • Musical
  • Other
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song from
  • 1968
  • 2012
  • 1969
  • 1965
  • 1958

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These are the Billboard magazine R&B singles chart number one hits of 1968: See also: 1968 in music, List of number-one R&B hits (United States) {| width=“100%“ | Issue Date || Song || Artist |- | January 6 || “I Heard It Through the Grapevine” || Gladys Knight & the Pips |- | January 13 || “I Second That Emotion” || Smokey Robinson & the Miracles |- | January 20 || “Chain of Fools” || Aretha Franklin |- | January 27 || “Chain of Fools” || Aretha Franklin |- | February 3 || “Chain of Fools” || Aretha Franklin |- | February 10 || “Chain of Fools” || Aretha Franklin |- | February 17 || “I Wish It Would Rain” || The Temptations |- | February 24 || “I Wish It Would Rain” || The Temptations |- | March 2 || “I Wish It Would Rain” || ... Read on...

Song lines: ♪ Say it loud ... I'm black and I'm proud ... Say it louder

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This song is listed #305 on Rolling Stone Magazine’s 500 Greatest Songs of All Time.

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Most votes come from France, and United States.


More songs by James Brown (See Charts): Stoned To The Bone, Hustle!!! (Dead On It), Hot Pants, I Got Ants In My Pants (And I Want To Dance), I Can't Stand Myself (When You Touch Me), Get Up, Get Into It, Get Involved, Summertime, Get On The Good Foot, Slaughter Theme, and Santa Claus Go Straight To The Ghetto.

Popular in Soul (See Charts): Man In The Mirror, On The Line, Music And Me, Fall Again, I'll Be There, It's A Man's Man's World, Stand By Me, I Got You (I Feel Good), (Sittin' On) The Dock Of The Bay, and Upside Down.


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