It’s been so long that many may be unaware of how well Sammy Davis Jr. could dance too. With the recent James Brown biopic in theaters on August 1, I came across this old video of the two dynamic entertainment performers dancing together.
James Brown and Sammy Davis Jr. were both very talented, consummate performers in their own right. “Hey brah, let me ask you something – I don’t want to be pushy or nothing like that,” says Sammy Davis Jr. “You want to get in my show,” says James Brown as he playfully interrupts Sammy.
Continue to watch the video.
“First you have to do your own thing, okay – leave my thing alone,” jokes James. “Oh, I ain’t gon do yours, I couldn’t do it if I wanted to,” replies Sammy.
They be jammin’!