WorldCat Identities

Thomas, Rufus 1917-2001

Overview
Works: 428 works in 599 publications in 2 languages and 6,276 library holdings
Genres: Drama  Juvenile works  Popular music  Rhythm and blues music  Soul music  Music  Criticism, interpretation, etc  Gospel music  Blues (Music)  Fiction 
Roles: Performer, Actor, Singer, Interviewee, Instrumentalist, Composer, Lyricist, Arranger
Classifications: PN1997, 791.4372
Publication Timeline
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Most widely held works by Rufus Thomas
Sing along with Putumayo by Putumayo Kids (Musical group) ( Recording )
4 editions published in 2004 in 3 languages and held by 695 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
A collection of fun sing along songs the whole family can enjoy
Wattstax by Mel Stuart ( Visual )
1 edition published in 2004 in English and held by 416 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Documents the concert that came to be known as 'the Black Woodstock,' held on the anniversary of 1965 Watts Riot, and had 100,000 in attendance
The road to Memphis by Robert Kenner ( Visual )
3 editions published between 2003 and 2005 in English and held by 387 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Traces the musical odyssey of B.B. King to Memphis and pays homage to the great blues musicians of the Memphis tradition. Filmed on the occasion of the great reunion in which Memphis musicians returned to honor their roots
Mystery train by Jim Jarmusch ( Visual )
5 editions published between 1989 and 2010 in English and Undetermined and held by 366 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Episodic film involving two Elvis Presley fans in Memphis, an Italian woman who sees Elvis' ghost and a Presley look-alike, all of whom converge on a seedy hotel for the night. [c.f. Halliwell's]
A child's celebration of soul ( Recording )
2 editions published in 2000 in English and held by 327 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Introduces children to soul music classics
Only the strong survive Celebration of soul ( Visual )
6 editions published between 2002 and 2004 in English and held by 287 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
This documentary brings together an amazing array of musical icons. With living legends performing together on one stage, it's a dream revue of original artists and songs that have won American hearts ... Takes us back to the glory days of soul music, with the stars of Stax Records
Rhino instant party ( Recording )
1 edition published in 2001 in English and held by 266 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Stax 50th anniversary celebration ( Recording )
1 edition published in 2007 in English and held by 230 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Rufus Thomas live! by Rufus Thomas ( )
13 editions published between 1969 and 2008 in English and Undetermined and held by 192 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
The Complete Stax/Volt singles, 1959-1968 ( Recording )
1 edition published in 1991 in English and held by 150 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Songs and stories from the road [from] American routes, with Nick Spitzer ( Recording )
1 edition published in 2008 in English and held by 107 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
In his weekly radio program heard on NPR, folklorist Spitzer leads listeners on a lively journey through American music and the evolution of its many styles from A (avant-garde) to Z (zydeco). Featured segments include Dave Brubeck, Jerry Wexler, Dr. John, Ray Charles, the Antique Radio Museum, and New Orleans street sounds
Blues gods essential blues ( Recording )
1 edition published in 1995 in English and held by 104 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Funky chicken by Rufus Thomas ( )
4 editions published between 1970 and 2008 in English and held by 101 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
1963 ( Recording )
1 edition published in 1988 in English and held by 97 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Did you heard me? Crown Prince of dance by Rufus Thomas ( )
9 editions published between 1972 and 2008 in English and Undetermined and held by 86 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Blues masters ( Recording )
1 edition published in 1993 in English and held by 79 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Stax the soul of hip-hop ( Recording )
1 edition published in 2009 in English and held by 73 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Christmas a go-go ( Recording )
1 edition published in 2008 in English and held by 73 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Can't get away from this dog by Rufus Thomas ( )
10 editions published between 1991 and 2012 in 3 languages and held by 71 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Wattstax the living word ( )
2 editions published in 1972 in English and held by 68 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
 
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Alternative Names
Jr., Rufus Thomas 1917-2001
Rufus.
Rufus "Hound Dog" Thomas, Jr.
Thomas, Hound Dog 1917-2001
Thomas Jr., Rufus 1917-2001
Thomas, R.
Thomas, R., Jr.
Thomas, Rufus
Thomas, Rufus 1917-2001 jr
Thomas, Rufus, jr., 1917-2001
Languages
English (60)
German (1)
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