James Brown Gets A Reported $30 Million Loan For Record Royalties

July 1999
Jet;07/05/99, Vol. 96 Issue 5, p64
Discusses the decision made by James Brown, following the example of various other artists, to get a multimillion-dollar loan based on future royalties of his music.


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