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Curtis Mayfield

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Born: Jun 3, 1942 in Chicago, IL
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Died: Dec 26, 1999 in Roswell, GA
Genre: Other, R&B
Biography: Perhaps because he didn't cross over to the pop audience as heavily as Motown's stars, it may be that the scope of Curtis Mayfield's talents and contributions have yet to be fully recognized. Judged merely by his records alone, the man's legacy is enormous. As the leader of the Impressions, he recorded ...Read full biography
Got To Find A Way
Released: 1989
Label: Rhino
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Superfly [Original Soundtrack]
Released: 1972
Label: Rhino
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The choice of Curtis Mayfield to score the blaxploitation film Super Fly was an inspired one. No other artist in popular music knew so well, and expressed through his music so naturally, the shades of ...Read full review
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