EVERY BILLBOARD TOP 40 SINGLE 1971: “GET UP, GET INTO IT, GET INVOLVED [PART I}- JAMES BROWN

Every Billboard Top 40 Single 1971: “Get Up, Get Into It, Get Involved {Part 1}- James Brown. January 2, 1971.

  • Single: Get Up, Get Into It, Get Involved [Part I}- James Brown
  • Record Company- King
  • Genre: Funk
  • Written by James Brown, Bobby Byrd and Ron Lenhoff
  • Time: 3:32
  • B-side:” Get Up, Get Into It, Get Involved [Part II}
  • Grade: A
  • Peaked at # 34 8 weeks in the Billboard Hot 100.

James Brown had a lot of chart success in the late 60’s -early 70’s in 1971 alone he had 9 Hot 100 singles with 6 of them making it into the Top 40. Brown would be a member of the first Rock and Roll Hall of Fame class in 1986. Brown was now off of the popcorn series of singles- and into songs with a social message. Like many of his singles there was a Part II on the b-side.