Isaac Hayes

Isaac Hayes

American singer-songwriter, arranger, record producer, and actor (1942-2008)
Debonair baritone singer/songwriter and icon of soul who scored an unforgettable 1971 hit with the theme from Shaft.
BornAugust 20, 1942
HometownCovington, Tennessee, United States of America
Net worth$12 million
Height6'0" (1.82m)
SpouseAdjowa Hayes (m 2005 - 2009) , Emily Ruth Watson (m 1965 - 1972)
ChildrenIsaac Hayes III
ParentsIsaac Hayes, Sr. , Eula Hayes
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MOVIES & TV SHOWS

Isaac Hayes: Live at Montreux 2005
Isaac Hayes: Live at Montreux 2005
2012
Kill Switch
Kill Switch
R
1h 36min
2008
Classic Soul at the BBC
Classic Soul at the BBC
2004
Only the Strong Survive
Only the Strong Survive
PG-13
1h 35min
2002
South Park: Bigger, Longer & Uncut
South Park: Bigger, Longer & Uncut
R
1h 21min
1999
South Park Spook-Tacular!
South Park Spook-Tacular!
1997
South Park: The Cult of Cartman
South Park: The Cult of Cartman
1997
Flipper
Flipper
PG
1h 35min
1996
Soul Survivors
Soul Survivors
PG-13
1h 55min
1995
Soul Survivors
Soul Survivors
PG-13
1h 55min
1995
Deadly Exposure
Deadly Exposure
R
1h 35min
1993
Prime Target
Prime Target
R
1h 26min
1991
Counterforce
Counterforce
R
1h 38min
1988
Betrayed by Innocence
Betrayed by Innocence
R
1h 34min
1986
It Seemed Like a Good Idea at the Time
It Seemed Like a Good Idea at the Time
PG
1h 30min
1976
Truck Turner
Truck Turner
R
1h 31min
1974
Tough Guys
Tough Guys
PG
1h 32min
1974
Save the Children
Save the Children
G
2h 3min
1973
Wattstax
Wattstax
R
1h 43min
1973

Albums

Spirit of Memphis 1962-1976
Spirit of Memphis 1962-1976
2017
Stax Classics
Stax Classics
2017
Essential Albums
Essential Albums
2011
Soul Six Pack
Soul Six Pack
2009
Isaac Hayes Sings for Lovers
Isaac Hayes Sings for Lovers
2009
Forever Isaac Hayes
Forever Isaac Hayes
2007
Live at Montreux 2005
Live at Montreux 2005
2007
Best of the Polydor Years
Best of the Polydor Years
2007
Very Best of Isaac Hayes [2007]
Very Best of Isaac Hayes [2007]
2007
Love Collection
Love Collection
2007
Soul Legends
Soul Legends
2006
Ultimate Isaac Hayes: Can You Dig It?
Ultimate Isaac Hayes: Can You Dig It?
2005
For the Sake of Love/Don't Let Go
For the Sake of Love/Don't Let Go
2004
Greatest Love Songs
Greatest Love Songs
2004
Wattstax Live
Wattstax Live
2003
Isaac Hayes at Wattstax
Isaac Hayes at Wattstax
2003
Instrumentals
Instrumentals
2003
Man!: The Ultimate Isaac Hayes 1969-1977
Man!: The Ultimate Isaac Hayes 1969-1977
2001
Out of the Ghetto: The Polydor Years
Out of the Ghetto: The Polydor Years
2000
Ultimate Collection
Ultimate Collection
2000
Shaft 2000 [Germany]
Shaft 2000 [Germany]
2000
Best of Isaac Hayes [Ace]
Best of Isaac Hayes [Ace]
1998
Best of Isaac Hayes: The Polydor Years
Best of Isaac Hayes: The Polydor Years
1996
Greatest Hits
Greatest Hits
1995
Raw and Refined
Raw and Refined
1995
Branded
Branded
1995
Collection
Collection
1995

AWARDS

YearAssociationsCategoryWorkResult
2006Screen Actors Guild AwardsOutstanding Performance by a Cast in a Motion PictureHustle & FlowNominated