The Godfather of Soul didn’t fly commercial, and rolled in nothing less than a custom Lincoln.

He the great James Brown is pictured at LAX with his wheels and private plane the year he recorded Give It Up or Turn It Loose.

To be exact: a 1970 Lincoln Continental Mark III Coupe and a Learjet 24A.

He may be wearing a blue suit and shoes to match, but the Lincoln is pure mud, brother….