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Mayfield, Curtis

Overview
Works: 670 works in 1,405 publications in 4 languages and 13,080 library holdings
Genres: Drama  Musical films  Popular music  Soul music  Biography  Juvenile works  Criticism, interpretation, etc  Blaxploitation films  Comedy films  Romance films 
Roles: Performer, Author, Composer, Singer, Instrumentalist, Producer, Lyricist, Interviewee, Bibliographic antecedent, Actor, Contributor, Conductor, Creator, Dedicatee
Classifications: PN1997, 791.4372
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Legends, icons & rebels : music that changed the world by Robbie Robertson( Recording )

2 editions published in 2013 in English and held by 741 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A tribute to more than two dozen legendary music artists who significantly influenced the landscape of music for generations to come, from Ray Charles and Bob Dylan to Chuck Berry and Johnny Cash
Legend by Bob Marley( Recording )

3 editions published in 2002 in English and held by 703 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The best of the Jamaican reggae legend and one of the most important musicians of his era, this album features the real version of "I Shot the Sheriff," the hymnlike "No Woman, No Cry," and the sheer joy of "Jamming."
Superfly by Curtis Mayfield( Recording )

82 editions published between 1972 and 2014 in 5 languages and held by 566 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Unique and socially aware lyrics about poverty and drug abuse fill the album's 11 tracks
Super fly by Gordon Parks( Visual )

8 editions published between 1983 and 2010 in 3 languages and held by 505 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Priest is a cocaine dealer who is just smart enough to know that there's no real future in dealing coke, and makes a proposal to his partner Eddie that would leave them with a million dollar profit each. But Scatter, the dealer who set Priest up in the cocaine trade, is both unwilling and unable to sell them that much product. As Priest looks for a new source for his big score, one of his underlings, Fat Freddie, is picked up by the police. Freddie tells the cops about Priest's underground empire. Priest is confronted by corrupt cops who want to become his partner
Sparkle( Visual )

4 editions published between 1976 and 2007 in English and held by 462 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Set in Harlem in 1958, this musical tells the story of three sisters struggling to find stardom as a singing group. But they learn that wishing on a star is one thing, and that being the star can be a one-way ticket to self-destruction
Claudine( Visual )

2 editions published between 2002 and 2013 in English and held by 390 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"While struggling to support herself and her six children in Harlem by working as a maid for a wealthy family, Claudine (Carroll) meets a charming garbage man, Roop (James Earl Jones). But although Roop is smitten with the lovely single mother, his own life trials make him slow to respond to her invitation to a lifetime of love"--Container
New millennium funk party( Recording )

1 edition published in 2001 in English and held by 351 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The anthology by Curtis Mayfield( Recording )

3 editions published in 1992 in English and held by 270 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Gospel by Curtis Mayfield( Recording )

3 editions published between 1999 and 2003 in Undetermined and English and held by 258 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Rhino instant party( Recording )

1 edition published in 2001 in English and held by 252 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Let's do it again( Visual )

4 editions published between 1975 and 2003 in English and held by 240 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Working class brothers swindle big time gamblers to save their fraternal lodge in the second pairing of Poitier and Cosby (Uptown Saturday Night)
A tribute to Curtis Mayfield by Curtis Mayfield( Recording )

13 editions published between 1993 and 2003 in 4 languages and held by 216 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Curtis by Curtis Mayfield( Recording )

39 editions published between 1970 and 2014 in 4 languages and held by 215 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

By the time he made 'Curtis' his debut album from 1970, Curtis Mayfield had already achieved far more than many musicians do in a lifetime. This album yields two hits singles '(Don't Worry) If There's Hell Below We're All Going To Go', and the inspirational dance classic 'Move On Up'. Both songs are heard here in their full-length glory
The very best of Curtis Mayfield by Curtis Mayfield( Recording )

10 editions published between 1996 and 2001 in 3 languages and held by 208 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A collection of sixteen hits by American soul, funk, and rhythm and blues singer and songwriter Curtis Mayfield, including "Get Down," "Kung Fu," "Only You Babe," and "Do Be Down."
Downtown train selections from the storyteller anthology by Rod Stewart( Recording )

2 editions published in 1990 in English and held by 208 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

New world order by Curtis Mayfield( Recording )

19 editions published in 1996 in 3 languages and held by 205 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A piece of the action by Sidney Poitier( Visual )

3 editions published between 2004 and 2006 in English and held by 184 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"Manny and Dave are two Chicago crooks skilled at rippiing off rip-off-artists who exploit the poor. They don't intend to give to the poor until a sly detective anonymously pulls a con of his own: they must donate time to the Community Center ... or do time in the federal pen"--Back container cover
The best of Soul Train( Visual )

2 editions published in 2010 in English and held by 180 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Commemorates the 40th anniversary of the innovative, culturally influential TV music show that featured one-of-a-kind superstar performances, outrageous fashions, hip dances, and the iconic Soul Train dance line
The hangover. original motion picture soundtrack( Recording )

4 editions published in 2011 in English and Undetermined and held by 171 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Expect another hit soundtrack from one of the most anticipated movies of 2011. Performances include Thai wedding band Ska Rangers covering Just the Way You Are, Mike Tyson singing One Night in Bangkok, a spontaneous song from Ed Helms' character Stu, and a song from Mr. Chow! Songs from Wolfmother, Danzig, Billy Joel, Curtis Mayfield, and Deadmau5 round out the soundtrack
The old grey whistle test( Visual )

1 edition published in 2003 in English and held by 152 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A collection of performances from the cutting-edge British music show that ran from 1971-1987. Includes rarely seen performances by and interviews with John Lennon, Elton John, Bob Marley, Lynyrd Skynyrd, The Police, U2, REM and many more
 
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Alternative Names
Curtis Mayfield Amerikaans zanger

Curtis Mayfield amerykański muzyk rockowy, wokalista i gitarzysta

Curtis Mayfield cantante, chitarrista e compositore statunitense

Curtis Mayfield chanteur de musique soul

Curtis Mayfield US-amerikanischer Soul-Musiker und Songwriter

Кёртис Мэйфилд

Куртис Мејфилд

كرتس مايفيلد

کورتیس مایفیلد خواننده-ترانه‌سرا، گیتاریست، ترانه‌سرا، پیانیست، موسیقی‌دان، و خواننده آمریکایی

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カーティス・メイフィールド

柯替斯 馬菲爾 美國歌手 作曲者 mv製作人

柯蒂斯·梅菲尔德

Languages
English (171)

German (4)

French (2)

Dutch (1)

Covers
Curtis Mayfield : people never give upContemporary Black biography. profiles from the international Black communityContemporary Black biography. profiles from the international Black community