Happy Birthday to The Temptations vocalist and Rick's uncle, Melvin Franklin.
10/12/18 1:07 pm
"The idea that The Temptations needed me to boost their appeal was music to my ears. What a thrill!" - Rick James on producing for The Temptations  MORE >>
Video of the Day
10/10/18 2:42 pm
"They have new wave and it was punk-funk and then we just decided to call it 'fun-wave.' We just have fun, dressing the way you like, being real free and kinda crazy." - Rick James talking about his style on Soul Train  MORE >>
10/08/18 3:24 pm
Listen to the biggest and baddest Rick James hits with the RICK JAMES ANTHOLOGY CD. Turn up your speakers and jam to classics like "Love Gun" and "Super Freak." Order here:  MORE >>
Tune In
10/05/18 11:38 am
Tune in today for "Super Freak Powered by Rick James" on Dash Radio. Hosted by Rick's daughter, Ty James, she’ll be spinning some fresh funk and soul for you throughout the weekend. Get down:  MORE >>
SIgn Up!
10/03/18 1:16 pm
Grab a front row seat for all things punk funk when you subscribe to the Rick James newsletter. You’ll be the first on the block to hear about RJ news, events and merch sales. Sign up:  MORE >>
Fire It Up!
10/01/18 7:08 am
"The poster nearly sold as many copies as the record. My idea was to switch from black to white. I was dressed in tight all-white high leather boots, a fancy white top, and a white cowboy hat. My hair fell below my shoulders, and in my right hand, I held a joint. I exhaled defiantly. Naturally, I had to call the thing FIRE IT UP." - Rick James  MORE >>
Funky Friday
09/28/18 7:23 am
Get down this weekend and catch “Super Freak” Powered by Rick James on DASH Radio. Tune in to hear Rick’s daughter, Ty James, spin the funkiest tracks for your Friday:  MORE >>
Sign Up!
09/26/18 7:11 am
You’ll be the coolest cat on the block when you subscribe to the official Rick James newsletter. Be the first to know about punk funk merch and announcements when you roll with Team Rick James:  MORE >>
Quote of the Day
09/24/18 7:07 am
"My journey has taken me through hell and back... When I look back, I see how the discipline of music was one of the things that saved my undisciplined life.” - Rick James  MORE >>
09/21/18 7:54 am
Don’t you just want to cuddle this little punk-funker? Shoutout to Instagram user @adwoadesign for this sensational #FanArtFriday.  MORE >>

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