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James Brown performs "Cold Sweat". Live at the Apollo Theater, March 1968. from James Brown: Cold Sweat (Live at the Apollo Theater)

James Brown performs "Cold Sweat"--Live at the Apollo Theater in New York City, March 1968.James Brown: Man to Man was a concert film recorded live at the Apollo Theater. It was broadcast as an hour-long syndicated television special and is one of the first color recordings of James Brown.
"Cold Sweat" is a song performed by James Brown and written with his bandleader Alfred "Pee Wee" Ellis. James Brown recorded it in May 1967. An edited version of "Cold Sweat" released as a two-part single on King Records was a #1 R&B hit, and reached number seven on the Pop Singles chart.

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James Brown: Oh - when you kiss me. When you mess me. Hold my hand. Make me understand. I break out - in a cold sweat. Ho! Uh! Ho! I don't care about your wants. I just wanna ha! tell ya about the does and don'ts. I don't care about the way you treat me darlin' ha! I just want huh! to understand me honey. Oh when you kiss me. And ya miss me. You hold me tight. Make everything all right. I break out - in a cold sweat heh! Mercy on me. C'mon now. Brother put it, put it where it's at now. Aww. Let him have it - uh! Awww!

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