LATEST: Funk legend James Brown was arrested on domestic violence charges yesterday (28JAN04) after shoving his wife and injuring her arm and hip, according to police.

The IT'S A MAN'S MAN'S MAN'S WORLD singer, 70, reportedly pushed TOMI RAE BROWN, 33, during an argument in a bedroom at the couple's home in Beech Island, South Carolina.

Aiken County sheriff's spokesman Lieutenant MICHAEL FRANK said Tomi Rae had scratches and bruises to her right arm and hip and was taken to a hospital.

Brown was charged with criminal domestic violence and will remain jailed until a bond hearing this morning (29JAN04).

29/01/2004 18:09