Curtis Mayfield

Born Jun 3, 1942
Curtis Lee Mayfield was an American soul, R&B, and funk singer, songwriter, and record producer. He achieved success with The Impressions during the Civil Rights Movement of the 1960s and recorded the soundtrack to the blaxploitation film Super Fly, Mayfield is regarded as a pioneer of funk and of p...
Curtis Mayfield

Curtis Mayfield Stats


: Curtis Mayfeild, Curtis Lee Mayfield, The Gentle Genius


: African American


: United States of America

Date of Birth

: June 3, 1942

Place of Birth

: Chicago

Date of Death

: December 26, 1999

Place of Death

: Roswell

Cause of Death

: Diabetes mellitus

Curtis Mayfield Film Roles

  1. Short Eyes
    Short Eyes
  2. Curtis Mayfield: In Concert
  3. Curtis Mayfield: Live at Montreux 1987
  4. Curtis Mayfield: Live at Ronnie Scott's
  5. Sgt. Pepper's Lonely Hearts Club Band
    Our Guests at Heartland #40
  6. Super Fly
    Super Fly

Curtis Mayfield Film Appearances

  1. Funk You Very Much
  2. Super Soul Session
  3. Guitar Heroes
  4. Soul on Fire

Curtis Mayfield TV Guest Roles

  1. Host: Helen Reddy
  2. Curtis Mayfield/ The Main Ingredient/ Hank Ballard
  3. Host: Wilson Pickett
  4. Wilson Pickett/ Curtis Mayfield/ War
  5. The Cowsills / Curtis Mayfield
  6. Hosts: Gladys Knight and the Pips
  7. Host: Harry Chapin
  8. Curtis Mayfield/ The Honey Cone/ The Persuaders
  9. Host: Helen Reddy
  10. Curtis Mayfield/ Linda Clifford/ Keith Barrow

Curtis Mayfield Albums

  1. Curtis
  2. Curtis/Live!
  3. Superfly
  4. Got to Find a Way
  5. Heartbeat
  6. The Very Best of Curtis Mayfield
  7. Take It to the Streets
  8. The Ultimate Curtis Mayfield
  9. The Best of Curtis Mayfield
  10. Mayfield Remixed: The Curtis Mayfield Collection