WorldCat Identities

Mayfield, Curtis

Overview
Works: 682 works in 1,408 publications in 3 languages and 12,802 library holdings
Genres: Drama  Biography  Popular music  Soul music  Juvenile works  Criticism, interpretation, etc  Blaxploitation films  Rock music  Comedy films  Romance films 
Roles: Performer, Author, Composer, Singer, Instrumentalist, Producer, Lyricist, Interviewee, Bibliographic antecedent, Actor, Creator, Dedicatee, Contributor, Conductor
Classifications: PN1997, 791.4372
Publication Timeline
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Most widely held works about Curtis Mayfield
 
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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 749 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 711 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 )

77 editions published between 1972 and 2014 in 4 languages and held by 561 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 511 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Tale of a Harlem drug dealer
Claudine( Visual )

3 editions published between 1974 and 2013 in English and held by 395 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
Sparkle( Visual )

1 edition published in 2007 in English and held by 393 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
New millennium funk party( Recording )

1 edition published in 2001 in English and held by 349 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 )

4 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 254 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Let's do it again( Visual )

4 editions published between 1975 and 2003 in English and held by 238 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Two fund-raisers "borrow" $18,000 from the lodge building fund and set off (with their wives) to New Orleans to do some betting on the fights
Curtis by Curtis Mayfield( Recording )

40 editions published between 1970 and 2014 in 4 languages and held by 216 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
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

Downtown train : selections from the storyteller anthology by Rod Stewart( Recording )

2 editions published in 1990 in English and held by 210 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The very best of Curtis Mayfield by Curtis Mayfield( Recording )

10 editions published between 1996 and 2001 in 3 languages and held by 206 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."
New world order by Curtis Mayfield( Recording )

19 editions published in 1996 in 3 languages and held by 204 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 hangover. original motion picture soundtrack( Recording )

4 editions published in 2011 in English and Undetermined and held by 168 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
Pure funk( Recording )

1 edition published in 1998 in English and held by 152 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The old grey whistle test( Visual )

1 edition published in 2003 in English and held by 151 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A collection of performances from the cutting-edge British music show that ran from 1971-1987
 
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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

קרטיס מייפילד זמר אמריקאי

كرتس مايفيلد

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

เคอร์ทิส เมย์ฟิลด์

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 (165)

German (3)

French (2)

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