The Talented Curtis Mayfield Part One
Curtis Lee Mayfield (June 3, 1942 – December 26, 1999) was an American singer-songwriter, guitarist, and record producer, and one of the most influential musicians behind soul and politically conscious African-American music. He first achieved success and recognition with the Impressions during the Civil Rights Movement of the late 1950s and 1960s, and later worked as a solo artist.
Mayfield performing for Dutch television, 1972
Curtis Lee Mayfield
June 3, 1942
Chicago, Illinois, U.S.
December 26, 1999 (aged 57)
Roswell, Georgia, U.S.
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