James Brown Daughter Keeps His Legacy Alive Through J.A.M.P

J.A.M.P. kids pose with guest speaker Flex Alexander after the L.A. masterclass. (courtesy photo)




About J.A.M.P.

jampcolor logo webJ.A.M.P. is a Musical, instrumental, initiative year-round hub designed for the youth to discover their musical ability to “Staying on the Good Foot.” Founder Deanna Brown-Thomas, daughter of the Late “Godfather of Soul” collaborated with various educational consultants and music educators across the country to form this awesome melodic, educational academy. Headquartered in Augusta, Georgia— the stomping grounds to the Late James Brown, the hardest-working man in the business— J.A.M.P! is a non-profit musical village that operates solely on small grants, donations and tuition. J.A.M.P!’s intentions are to motivate, educate and inspire children through the universal language of music and enrich their hidden musical abilities.

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We are very proud of Maestro Sapp and glad to have him on our music education team.


Deanna Brown Thomas, the daughter of the legendary James Brown, is bringing the James Brown Academy of Musik Pupils, also known as the J.A.M.P. Masters to the 2015 Tom Joyner Family Reunion!

She talks to the Tom Joyner Morning Show about what to expect from the group and how they’re keeping her father’s legacy alive.

Jamp Masters of the James Brown Academy Of Musik Pupils have recorded their New Release "Get Loose" and is NOW on iTunes

  • Create programs and scholarships for schools and students who are interested in learning music
  • Create opportunities for students and schools to have access to musicians, artists, producers and business executives in the music industry through seminars/workshops.
  • Provide awareness and health information to impoverished families.
  • Continue a legacy of giving by supporting the Annual James Brown Holiday Charity events of providing turkeys during Thanksgiving and toys during Christmas.