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Thomas, Rufus 1917-2001

Overview
Works: 376 works in 678 publications in 1 language and 6,967 library holdings
Genres: Soul music  Documentary films  Rhythm and blues music  Popular music  Music  Blues (Music)  Concert films  Gospel music  Nonfiction films  Criticism, interpretation, etc 
Roles: Performer, Author, Actor, Singer, Interviewee, Instrumentalist, Composer, Lyricist, Arranger, Vocalist
Classifications: M1630.18, 781.643
Publication Timeline
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Most widely held works by Rufus Thomas
Wattstax by Staple Singers( Visual )

3 editions published between 2004 and 2017 in English and held by 442 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 Richard Pearce( Visual )

8 editions published between 2003 and 2005 in English and Undetermined and held by 379 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( Visual )

6 editions published in 2010 in English and held by 369 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Aloof teenage Japanese tourists, a frazzled Italian widow, and a disgruntled British immigrant all converge in the city of Memphis in hot pursuit of the elusive 'King' himself, Elvis! Includes documentary, photos, booklet, and more
A child's celebration of soul( Recording )

2 editions published in 2000 in English and held by 286 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Introduces children to soul music classics
Only the strong survive a celebration of soul( Visual )

9 editions published between 2002 and 2005 in English and held by 259 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

This documentary brings together the stars of Stax Records to take the audience back to the glory days of soul music
Rhino instant party( Recording )

1 edition published in 2001 in English and held by 245 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Stax 50th anniversary celebration( Recording )

1 edition published in 2007 in English and held by 219 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Funky chicken by Rufus Thomas( )

4 editions published between 1970 and 2008 in English and held by 157 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Did you heard me? : Crown Prince of dance by Rufus Thomas( )

5 editions published between 1993 and 2008 in English and held by 152 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Rufus Thomas live! by Rufus Thomas( )

5 editions published between 1994 and 2008 in English and held by 151 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The Complete Stax/Volt singles, 1959-1968( Recording )

1 edition published in 1991 in English and held by 132 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Rufus Thomas by Rufus Thomas( )

8 editions published between 1969 and 2006 in English and Undetermined and held by 121 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Blues gods : essential blues( Recording )

1 edition published in 1995 in English and held by 99 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

1963( Recording )

1 edition published in 1988 in English and held by 97 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Songs and stories from the road : [from] American routes, with Nick Spitzer( Recording )

2 editions published in 2008 in English and held by 92 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
Funkiest man alive : [the Stax funk sessions 1967-1975] by Rufus Thomas( )

2 editions published in 2003 in English and held by 89 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Wattstax : [the living word]( )

2 editions published in 1989 in English and held by 83 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Can't get away from this dog by Rufus Thomas( )

2 editions published in 1992 in English and held by 68 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

 
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Songs and stories from the road : [from] American routes, with Nick Spitzer
Alternative Names
Jr., Rufus Thomas 1917-2001

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