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Come Get It
April 19, 2013 10:34 am
After only two months of recording, Rick's solo debut album Come Get It is released this week in 1978.
Rick's Report
April 20, 2014 8:13 am
Today is Easter. Today is also the 36th Anniversary of Rick's solo debut, Come Get It! So everybody play some Rick and find some eggs and have a grandiose Sunday!
#FBF
November 14, 2014 7:22 am
Watch Rick effortlessly nail this sexy bassline on Don Kirshner's Rock Concert (1978).  MORE
Today in History
April 20, 2016 8:58 am
You & I fell in love with Mary Jane in Hollywood today in 1978 when Rick released his debut album, "Come Get It."  MORE
"Come Get It!"
September 26, 2016 8:44 am
"I worked like a demon in that studio for eight weeks. When I left, I had what I wanted - eight killer tracks that expressed exactly who I was: A singer/funkster/writer/composer/arranger who could dirty up the disco vibe without succumbing to its silliness." - Rick on "Come Get It!"  MORE
Hollywood
March 12, 2018 7:18 am
Rick was known for his funky tunes, but he was also a great lyricist and songwriter. In the song "Hollywood" from "Come Get It!," Rick talks about how he got the courage to leave the ghetto where he was raised, in order to do bigger and better things. When have you done something courageous in order to get closer your dreams? Take a trip to "Hollywood": http://found.ee/HollywoodSpotify
#COMEGETIT
April 4, 2018 10:05 am
"I worked like a demon in that studio for the next eight weeks. When I left, I had what I wanted - eight killer tracks that expressed exactly who I was: a singer/funkster/writer/composer/arranger who could dirty up the disco vibe without succumbing to its silliness. I also had the perfect name for the album. It said exactly what I wanted the public to do: Come Get It!" - RJ on Come Get it!, which turns 40 this month.   MORE
Come Get It
April 11, 2018 7:04 am
"My top was custom-made in the form of a red rhinestone heart. We hired a gorgeous model in a provocative baby-blue outfit, her breasts barely covered. She reclined on the floor, her back arched, her eyes focused on me as I reached down to take her hand. I wanted to look like a hero.” - RJ  MORE
Which song from Rick’s fiery album, "Come Get It!," has been sampled the most?
April 13, 2018 7:01 am
Rick inspired many artists to get down and freaky, listen to Apple Music's "Inspired by Rick James" playlist: http://found.ee/InspiredByRJ   MORE
Quote of the Day
April 23, 2018 6:38 am
"I saw 'Hollywood' as a seminal song that described my undying dream of fortune and fame. It was written for Mom, who never stopped believing in my dream."- RJ  MORE
Quote of the Day
April 25, 2018 5:10 am
"[‘Mary Jane’ has] lived on in zillions of rap samples, from EPMD's ‘Jane’ to J. Lo and Ja Rule's ‘I'm Real (Murder Remix)’ to Kanye West's ‘Runaway.’” - Rolling Stone  MORE
You And I
April 27, 2018 2:46 pm
"Better than pure cocaine, better than dripping-wet pussy, better than anything - the fact that I had a certified hit record was the best news I’d ever received. In this instant I knew my life was changing forever."- Rick’s thoughts after being notified that "You And I" was a Billboard charting hit.   MORE


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