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How James Brown inspired Mick
“When I first went to America, I met James Brown at the Apollo, and he let me hang out with him and watch his shows. They did, like, four or five shows a day.
“I copied all of his moves. I used to do his slide across the stage, when you move laterally from one side of the stage to the other, twisting your foot on one leg. …