WorldCat Identities

Clayton, Merry

Overview
Works: 83 works in 177 publications in 3 languages and 3,632 library holdings
Genres: Popular music  Biography  Motion picture music  Documentary films  Rock music  Nonfiction films  Live sound recordings  Film soundtracks  Biographical films  Comedy films 
Roles: Performer, Vocalist, Author, Singer, Creator, 940
Publication Timeline
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Most widely held works about Merry Clayton
 
Most widely held works by Merry Clayton
Twenty feet from stardom by Morgan Neville( Visual )

16 editions published between 2013 and 2014 in English and held by 1,678 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"This film festival favorite is a genuine crowd pleaser, meant to right a few wrongs in the music industry, offer a window into the lives of some hard-charging entertainers, and above all make audiences leave the theater humming a song."--San Francisco Chronicle
Dirty dancing : original soundtrack for the Vestron motion picture( Recording )

3 editions published between 1987 and 2015 in English and held by 558 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

20 feet from stardom : music from the motion picture( Recording )

4 editions published in 2013 in English and German and held by 210 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Original soundtrack to the 2013 motion picture. Millions know their voices, but no one know their names. Twenty Feet From Stardom is the story of the voices behind the many great voices of our time. Although backup singers are usually relegated to the margins, and few, if any, become household names, their work has defined countless songs that remain in our hearts and collective consciousness
Dirty dancing( Recording )

7 editions published between 1987 and 2012 in 3 languages and held by 203 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The 20th Anniversary Edition to this classic and unforgettable '80s movie. Features a total of 28 tracks and includes the previously unreleased song Gazebo Waltz
Brewster McCloud by Robert Altman( Visual )

4 editions published between 1970 and 2018 in English and held by 175 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Brewster McCloud is a strange young man who lives under the roof of the Houston Astrodome and is secretly building a pair of giant wings. A ruthless killer is on the loose in Houston, and some of the city's richest and most illustrious citizens are among the victims. Is it the killer's bizarre trademark or merely a coincidence that each corpse is marked with bird droppings?
Tapestry by Carole King( Recording )

1 edition published in 1971 in English and held by 125 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

This edition features previously unreleased live piano-voice renditions of Tapestry songs in the original album sequence
Dirty dancing : original soundtrack from the Vestron motion picture by John Morris( Recording )

4 editions published in 1987 in English and held by 94 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Ultimate dirty dancing by Ronettes (groupe)( Recording )

2 editions published between 1987 and 2003 in Undetermined and English and held by 89 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

All 26 song from Dirty Dancing in the order they appear in the movie
The best of Merry Clayton by Merry Clayton( Recording )

3 editions published in 2013 in English and held by 67 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Best known for her background vocal work on the Rolling Stones' legendary single 'Gimme Shelter, ' Merry Clayton had a long and successful career as backup singer, solo artist, and actress
Tommy by Pete Townshend( Recording )

11 editions published between 1972 and 1990 in 3 languages and held by 63 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The classic rock opera features epic tracks such as I'm Free; Pinball Wizard; Sensation; Christmas; We're Not Gonna Take It; and the dramatic ten-minute instrumental Underture
MusiCares tribute to Carole King( Visual )

2 editions published in 2015 in English and held by 42 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Concert honoring Carole King as the 2014 MusiCares Person of the Year
Dirty dancing : live in concert( Recording )

8 editions published between 1989 and 1992 in 3 languages and held by 33 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Her greatest hits : [songs of long ago] by Carole King( Recording )

1 edition published in 1978 in English and held by 25 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Toussaint : the real thing, 1970-1975 by Allen Toussaint( Recording )

1 edition published in 2015 in English and held by 23 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Rock and Roll Hall of Fame inductee Allen Toussaint is an undisputed musical legend, the embodiment of multi-layered, textured New Orleans R&B, funk and Southern soul
Compliments by Jerry Garcia( Recording )

1 edition published in 1990 in English and held by 18 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Merry Clayton by Merry Clayton( Recording )

5 editions published between 1971 and 2010 in English and held by 17 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Gimme shelter by Merry Clayton( Recording )

4 editions published between 1970 and 2010 in English and held by 15 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Where the girls are( Recording )

1 edition published in 2009 in English and held by 14 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

MGM presents Brewster McCloud : from the motion picture sound track( Recording )

in English and held by 14 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Warner Bros. presents original motion picture sound track "Performance" by Jack Nitzsche( Recording )

1 edition published in 1970 in English and held by 14 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

 
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Alternative Names
Clayton, Mery 1948-

Merry Clayton Amerikaans zangeres

Merry Clayton amerikansk sångare

Merry Clayton amerikansk sanger

Merry Clayton amerikansk songar

Merry Clayton chanteuse américaine

Merry Clayton músic estatunidenca

Merry Clayton música estadounidense

Merry Clayton US-amerikanische Sängerin

Merry Clayton yhdysvaltalainen muusikko

Мерри Клэйтон

メリー・クレイトン

瑪莉·克萊頓

Languages
English (74)

German (2)

French (1)