The Godfather Of Soul is charged with criminal domestic violence after claims he pushed his wife...

JAMES BROWN is behind bars following claims he pushed his wife TOMI during an argument.

The singer has been charged with criminal domestic violence, BBC news reports. He is now behind bars, where he will remain until a hearing later today (January 29).

Police claim they went to the scene of an emergency call at Brown’s estate in South Carolina. It is alleged that 35 year-old Tomi was pushed to the floor during an argument.