Curtis Mayfield

Curtis Mayfield

American singer, songwriter, and record producer (1942-1999)
With the Impressions, and later as a solo artist, one of soul music's greatest singers and most incisive songwriters.
BornJune 3, 1942
HometownChicago, Illinois, US
Net worth$10 million
SpouseAltheida
ParentsKenneth Mayfield , Marion Washington
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Videos

Neo-soul harmonies from Durand Jones & The Indications

They might have drawn inspiration from soul legends Curtis Mayfield and Jackie Wilson but Durand Jones & The Indications make music about the world they live in; their latest record "American Love Call" is anything but retro. France 24's Florence Villeminot sat down with front man Durand and drummer and vocalist Aaron Frazer to find out how their musical Sunday school led to great things.
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Albums

Take It to the Streets
Take It to the Streets
1990
Live in Europe
Live in Europe
1987
Back to the World
Back to the World
1973
Super Fly [Original Soundtrack]
Super Fly [Original Soundtrack]
1972
Greatest Hits
Greatest Hits
2006
Never Say You Can't Survive/Do It All Night
Never Say You Can't Survive/Do It All Night
1999
We Come in Peace/Take It to the Streets
We Come in Peace/Take It to the Streets
1999
Heartbeat/Something to Believe In
Heartbeat/Something to Believe In
1999
Give It Up: The Best of the Curtom Years 1970-1977
Give It Up: The Best of the Curtom Years 1970-1977
1998
Love, Peace, Understanding
Love, Peace, Understanding
1997
Definitive Collection [Charly]
Definitive Collection [Charly]
1996
Groove on Up
Groove on Up
1995
Move on Up [Dressed to Kill]
Move on Up [Dressed to Kill]
1995
We Come in Peace With a Message of Love
We Come in Peace With a Message of Love
1985
Honesty
Honesty
1983
Right Combination
Right Combination
1980
Something to Believe In
Something to Believe In
1980
Heartbeat
Heartbeat
1979
Do It All Night
Do It All Night
1978
Never Say You Can't Survive
Never Say You Can't Survive
1977
Short Eyes [Original Motion Picture Soundtrack]
Short Eyes [Original Motion Picture Soundtrack]
1977
Give, Get, Take and Have
Give, Get, Take and Have
1976
There's No Place Like America Today
There's No Place Like America Today
1975
Sweet Exorcist
Sweet Exorcist
1974
Got to Find a Way
Got to Find a Way
1974
Move on Up [Buddah]
Move on Up [Buddah]
1974
Curtis in Chicago
Curtis in Chicago
1973
Curtis Live!
Curtis Live!
1971

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