Gil Scott-Heron

Born Apr 1, 1949
Gilbert "Gil" Scott-Heron was an American soul and jazz poet, musician, and author, known primarily for his work as a spoken word performer in the 1970s and '80s. His collaborative efforts with musician Brian Jackson featured a musical fusion of jazz, blues, and soul, as well as lyrical content conc...
Gil Scott-Heron

Gil Scott-Heron Stats

Nickname

: Gil Scott, Gill Scott Heron, Gil Scot-Heron, Scott-Heron, Gil, Gil Scott Heron, Gilbert "Gil" Scott-Heron, Gilbert Scott-Heron, Gil Dcott-Heron

Height

: 6 ft 2 in (1.892 m)

Ethnicity

: African American | Jamaican American

Nationality

: United States of America

Date of Birth

: April 1, 1949

Place of Birth

: Chicago

Date of Death

: May 27, 2011

Place of Death

: New York City
Appearances

Gil Scott-Heron Film Roles

  1. Gil Scott-Heron: Paris Concert
  2. Cool Runnings: A Reggae Movie
  3. UK Freedom Festival
  4. How to Eat Your Watermelon in White Company (And Enjoy It)
    How to Eat Your Watermelon in White Company (And Enjoy It)
  5. 5 Sides of a Coin

Gil Scott-Heron Film Appearances

  1. 5 Sides of a Coin
  2. How to Eat Your Watermelon in White Company (And Enjoy It)
    How to Eat Your Watermelon in White Company (And Enjoy It)

Gil Scott-Heron TV Guest Roles

  1. The Whispers/ Gill Scott-Heron/ Evelyn Champagne King
  2. Host: Clive Davis
  3. Spoken Word II

Gil Scott-Heron Albums

  1. Free Will
  2. Ghetto Style
  3. Glory: The Gil Scott-Heron Collection
  4. Moving Target
  5. Pieces of a Man
  6. Real Eyes
  7. Reflections
  8. Small Talk at 125th and Lenox
  9. Spirits
  10. The Best of Gil Scott-Heron

Gil Scott-Heron Books

  1. Now and Then
  2. The Vulture and the Nigger Factory
  3. Small talk at 125th and Lenox
  4. So far, so good
  5. The vulture
  6. Le vautour
  7. The Last Holiday
  8. Two of a Kind

Gil Scott-Heron Subject of Books

  1. Countdown of 10 Amazing Moments from the Year 2011: No. 5 Those Now Departed