Augusta Coliseum Authority seeking support for new James Brown Arena

...said the legacy of James Brown would remain with a new arena, saying there's a possibility of having exhibits of the soul singer in the concourse.The downtown development authority took no formal action on supporting the new arena concept...

Museum event will celebrate James Brown's birthday

...Greg Hester, Derrick Monk, Joel Cruz, and Jayson Brown, with a special appearance from rhythm-and-blues/soul singer Meli'sa Morgan.The event is free to the public, but sponsorships that include a VIP reception and tours of the...

Augusta block party will pay tribute to James Brown

...together musical acts and fans of the legendary late soul singer for a festival to mark his birthday. It will be held...though they might not perform.The special guest star is soul singer Sharon Jones, also of Augusta, who performed at the...

Court rules journalist can publish James Brown widow's diary

...return address and posted the contents on Facebook. The writings show Tommie Rae Brown questioned whether she and the soul singer were legally married before he died in 2006.A lawyer for Tommie Rae Brown said Summer was publishing something a judge...

Supreme Court protects James Brown diary source

AIKEN - The South Carolina Supreme Court sided Monday with a freelance journalist covering the estate of soul singer James Brown, saying state law protected the reporter from revealing how she obtained a copy of the diary of the late musician's...

South Carolina judge orders journalist to tell how she obtained diary of James Brown's widow

COLUMBIA - A journalist covering the fight over soul singer James Brown's estate was ordered Friday to tell a court...week when a judge ruled she was legally married to the soul singer. That could clear the way for her to share in a large...

Registration Saturday for James Brown Toy Giveaway

...Children must be 12 years old and younger. The toy giveaway was started about 25 years ago by Brown, the legendary soul singer from Augusta. Brown's children continued the tradition after he died on Christmas Day in 2006.

Daughters of James Brown speak about growing up with legendary musician

Two daughters of legendary soul singer James Brown shared candid thoughts on Tuesday night about growing up with their dad, known to the world as the "hardest working...

Downtown Development Authority approves transforming traffic boxes into art

The life of late soul singer James Brown recently premiered on the silver screen and his image could soon appear downtown on one of seven traffic signal boxes...

Lady Antebellum selected for Georgia Music Hall of Fame

...Atlanta-based DB Records.Among the five posthumous inductees is Bobby Byrd, a member of the Famous Flames band that backed soul singer James Brown.Inductees are selected each year by the nonprofit Friends of Georgia Music Festival group.Lady Antebellum...