Appears on releases

# Title Length Release Title Release Artist Date Country Label Catalog#
Official
1.1 Please, Please, Please 2:41 Please, Please, Please James Brown with The Famous Flames Federal 45-12258
1.1 Please, Please, Please 2:41 Please, Please, Please James Brown and The Famous Flames King Records (1943-68, Cincinnati, US; family-owned label) 610
1.1 Please, Please, Please 2:41 Please, Please, Please James Brown and His Famous Flames King Records (1943-68, Cincinnati, US; family-owned label) KS-12-909
1.1 Please, Please, Please 2:41 Please, Please, Please James Brown and His Famous Flames King Records (1943-68, Cincinnati, US; family-owned label) K-12-909
1.18 Please, Please, Please (mono) 2:44 The CD of JB: Sex Machine & Other Soul Classics James Brown Polydor (worldwide imprint, see annotation) 825 714-2
22.17 Please, Please, Please 2:45 Yesterdays Gold, Volume 1: 24 Golden Oldies Various Artists Yesterdays Gold CD YDG 74603, CD YDG 74604, CD YDG 74605, CD YDG 74606, CD YDG 74607, CD-YDG 74623, CD-YDG 74624, CD-YDG 74625, CD-YDG 74626, CD-YDG 74629, CD-YDG 74637, YDG 2555-1, YDG 74644, YDG 74646, YDG 74647, YDG 74648
3.17 Please, Please, Please 2:45 Yesterdays Gold: 120 Golden Oldies, Volume 1 Various Artists YDG 2551
1.1 Please, Please, Please 2:47 The Rock 'n' Roll Era: 1956 Still Rockin' Various Artists Time-Life Music 2RNR-23
1.1 Please, Please, Please 2:44 Dance Machine James Brown Polydor (worldwide imprint, see annotation) 845 039-1
1.1 Please, Please, Please 2:44 Dance Machine James Brown Polydor (worldwide imprint, see annotation) 845 039-2
1.1 Please Please Please 2:45 Star Time James Brown PolyGram Records, Inc. (not for release label use! US division of PolyGram) 849 108-2
1.20 Please, Please, Please 2:45 20 All Time Greatest Hits! James Brown Polydor (worldwide imprint, see annotation) 314 511 326-2
1.1 Please Please Please 2:46 Sex Machine: The Very Best of James Brown James Brown Polydor (worldwide imprint, see annotation) 845 828-2
1.8 Please, Please, Please 2:46 Soul Classics Various Artists ATCO Records 7 91813-2
1.8 Please, Please, Please 2:46 The Commitments - Classic Recordings of the Original Artists Various Artists ATCO Records 91813-2
1.6 Please Please Please 2:47 Godfather of Soul James Brown Spectrum Music (budget label) 550 040-2
1.12 Please, Please, Please 2:43 The Soul Power Sex Machine James Brown Nota Blu 930144
3.10 Please, Please, Please 2:48 The R&B Box: 30 Years of Rhythm & Blues Various Artists Rhino (reissue label)
1.1 Please, Please, Please 2:49 Please Please Please James Brown Polydor (worldwide imprint, see annotation) 31453 1016-2
1.1 Please, Please, Please 2:46 JB40: 40th Anniversary Collection James Brown PolyGram 31453 34009-2
1.1 Please, Please, Please 2:46 JB40 James Brown 40th Anniversary Collection James Brown PolyGram Records, Inc. (not for release label use! US division of PolyGram) 535 888-2
1.11 Please Please Please 2:46 Top of the Spot 1996 Various Artists PolyGram Italia s.r.l. (not for release label use!)
1.5 Please Please Please 2:44 The Very Best of James Brown James Brown Polydor (worldwide imprint, see annotation) 555 189-2
1.10 Please Please Please 2:43 The Very Best of James Brown James Brown
1.6 Please Please Please 2:47 Godfather of Soul James Brown Spectrum Music (budget label) 550 040-2
1.5 Please, Please, Please 2:45 Sex Machine James Brown Universe (Compilations — Attention, some releases may be bootlegs) 3357
1.11 Please, Please, Please 2:49 Liberty Heights Various Artists
1.1 Please, Please, Please 2:46 Feel Good! James Brown Polydor (worldwide imprint, see annotation)
2.3 Please, Please, Please 2:46 Glory Days of Rock 'n' Roll: R&B Legends Various Artists Time-Life Music
2.11 Please, Please, Please 2:48 The Classic Rhythm + Blues Collection: 1955-1959 Various Artists Warner Special Products, Time-Life Music OPCD-3558, R604-01
1.1 Please, Please, Please 2:46 Greatest Hits James Brown Universal Music Projets Spéciaux 585 313-2
1.4 Please Please Please 2:46 The Godfather: The Very Best of James Brown James Brown Universal Music TV (UK) 589841-2
1.9 Please Please Please 2:45 Out of Sight! The Very Best of James Brown James Brown Polydor (worldwide imprint, see annotation) 589279-2
1.7 Please Please Please 2:45 Godfather of Soul James Brown Spectrum Music (budget label) 065 479-2
1.1 Please, Please, Please 2:45 The 50th Anniversary Collection James Brown UTV Records B0001125-02
1.1 Please Please Please 2:42 Gold: Greatest Hits James Brown Universal (plain logo: "Universal") 9820281
1.2 Please, Please, Please 2:47 Platinum & Gold Collection James Brown BMG Music (not for release label use!) 82876 59272 2
1.11 Please Please Please 2:44 Soul Deep: The Story of Black Popular Music Various Artists BBC Music
1.11 Please, Please, Please 2:45 Süddeutsche Zeitung | Diskothek: 1956: Ein Jahr und seine 20 Songs Various Artists Süddeutsche Zeitung
1.1 Please, Please, Please 2:46 Gold James Brown Polydor (worldwide imprint, see annotation) 0602498325841
1.13 Please, Please, Please 2:45 Blowing the Fuse: 30 R&B Classics That Rocked the Jukebox in 1956 Various Artists Bear Family Records
1.1 Please Please Please 2:46 Soul Legends James Brown
1.1 Please Please Please 2:46 Soul Legends James Brown
1.1 Please, Please, Please 2:46 The Singles, Volume 1: The Federal Years: 1956-1960 James Brown Hip‐O Select B0007029-02
1.2 Please, Please, Please 2:44 The Soul Story, Volume 3 Various Artists Time-Life Music
1.1 Please, Please, Please 2:44 Gold James Brown Polydor (worldwide imprint, see annotation) B0008913-02
2.1 Please, Please, Please 2:45 25 ans avant Nova Various Artists Nova Records (French reissue production label, by Radio Nova) 3128692
1.1 Please, Please, Please 2:45 James Brown James Brown Universal Records (1996-2005 American pop label - "RECORDS" must be a part of the logo!)
1.5 Please, Please, Please 2:47 Soul Brother No. 1 James Brown Starbucks Entertainment B0009440-02
8.7 Please, Please, Please 2:45 Superhits Collection Various Artists Music Brokers MBB7053
1.1 Please, Please, Please 2:46 James Brown James Brown Universal Records (1996-2005 American pop label - "RECORDS" must be a part of the logo!), Polydor (worldwide imprint, see annotation) 06007 531 66901
1.17 Please, Please, Please 2:46 Hard to Find Jukebox Classics 1958: Rhythm & Rock Various Artists Hit Parade 12308
1.1 Please, Please, Please 2:49 Please Please Please / Try Me! James Brown Not Now Music NOT2CD334
1.1 Please Please Please 2:47 I've Got to Change: Early Sessions 1956-1959 James Brown Jasmine Records (UK label)
2.3 Please, Please, Please 2:46 Slow Dancing Original Super‐Hits Collection Various Artists
1.32 Please, Please, Please 2:44 Street Corner Symphonies: The Complete Story of Doo Wop, Volume 8 Various Artists Bear Family Records BCD 17286 AR
1.18 Please, Please, Please 2:46 Just Great Songs Various Artists GO Entertain (bargain compilations) GO3CD7224
1.1 Please Please Please 2:43 5 Classic Albums Plus Bonus Rare And Live Tracks James Brown Real Gone RGMCD014
2.15 Please Please Please 2:45 The Best of Soul Music Various Artists Wagram Music (imprint/distributor)
1.20 Please, Please, Please (single version) 2:45 20 All Time Greatest Hits! James Brown Polydor (worldwide imprint, see annotation)
3.12 Please Please Please 2:44 The Best Rock 'n' Roll Album In The World...Ever! Various Artists Universal Music TV (UK) 5348611
1.12 Please, Please, Please 2:45 Fonzie's Make Out Music Various Artists
1.7 Please, Please, Please 2:45 Gold: Greatest Hits James Brown
1.1 Please, Please, Please 2:46 Greatest Hits James Brown Universal Music AS, Norway (Norwegian subsidiary of Universal Music Group)
1.1 Please, Please, Please 2:45 James Brown 1956-1976 James Brown Polydor (worldwide imprint, see annotation) 841300-2
1.1 Please, Please, Please 2:43 Mastermix Classic Cuts 98: Early Soul Various Artists
1.1 Please, Please, Please 2:47 Please, Please, Please James Brown and The Famous Flames Universal Records (1996-2005 American pop label - "RECORDS" must be a part of the logo!) [none]
1.9 Please, Please, Please 2:46 Rhythm & Blues: 1956 Various Artists
1.14 Please, Please, Please 2:44 The Best of James Brown James Brown K‐tel (International budget record label) NCD 3376
2.17 Please Please Please 2:46 The Best of Soul and Rhythm & Blues Collection (Black Music) Various Artists
Promotion
1.18 Please, Please, Please (mono) 2:44 The CD of JB: Sex Machine & Other Soul Classics James Brown Polydor (worldwide imprint, see annotation) 825 714-2
1.2 Please, Please, Please 2:46 Grandes mitos James Brown Universal Music Spain, S.L. (not for release label use!) GDA BROWN
1.7 Please, Please, Please 2:46 Not Fade Away: 15 Classics That Fired Up the Rolling Stones Various Artists Uncut (magazine) UNCUT 2008 04
Bootleg
2.21 Please, Please, Please 2:46 Greatest Hits James Brown Star Mark
(unknown)
1.6 Please Please Please 2:46 Uncut: Maximum R'n'B - The roots of the Who Various Artists Uncut
1.9 Please Please Please 2:48 83 James Brown
1.6 Please Please Please 2:46 The 50's Decade, Volume 6 Various Artists

Relationships

recorded in: Cincinnati, Ohio, United States (1956-02-04)
drums: Edison Gore (1956-02-04)
guitar: Nafloyd Scott (1956-02-04)
bass: Clarence Mack (1956-02-04)
piano: Lucas "Fats" Gonder (1956-02-04)
tenor saxophone: Ray Felder (1956-02-04)
Wilbert Smith (1956-02-04)
background vocals: Bobby Byrd (African-American funk/soul/gospel songwriter & producer) (1956-02-04)
Nashpendle Knox (1956-02-04)
Sylvester Keels (member of James Brown & The Famous Flames) (1956-02-04)
Johnny Terry (member of James Brown & The Famous Flames) (1956-02-04)
lead vocals: James Brown (“The Godfather of Soul”) (1956-02-04)
performer: James Brown & The Famous Flames (1956-02-04)
recorded at: King Studios in Cincinnati, Ohio, United States (1956-02-04)
recording of: Please, Please, Please (1956-02-04)

Please, Please, Please

composer: James Brown (“The Godfather of Soul”)
Johnny Terry (member of James Brown & The Famous Flames)
lyricist: James Brown (“The Godfather of Soul”)
Johnny Terry (member of James Brown & The Famous Flames)