Curtis Mayfield  American Musician

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Curtis Mayfield passed away on 26th Dec 1999 aged 57.


Curtis Mayfield is a 57 year old American Musician. Born on 3rd June, 1942 in Chicago, Illinois, U. S. , he is famous for Superfly in a career that spans 1956–1999. His zodiac sign is Gemini.

Curtis Mayfield is a member of the following lists: Singers from Chicago, Illinois, 20th-century American singers and People with tetraplegia.


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    Curtis Lee Mayfield (June 3, 1942 – December 26, 1999) was an American soul, R&B, and funk singer-songwriter, guitarist, and record producer, who was one of the most influential musicians behind soul and politically conscious African-American mus...

    First Name Curtis
    Middle Name Lee
    Last Name Mayfield
    Age 57 (age at death) years
    Birthday 3rd June, 1942
    Birthplace Chicago, Illinois, U.S.
    Died 26th December, 1999
    Place of Death Roswell, GA
    Cause of Death Diabetes complications
    Zodiac Sign Gemini
    Ethnicity Black
    Nationality American
    Occupation Text Singer-songwriter, guitarist, record producer
    Occupation Musician
    Claim to Fame Superfly
    Music Genre (Text) Soul, Funk, R&B, Chicago Soul, Psychedelic Soul, soul, Chicago soul, funk, gospel, Psychedelic soul, Rock, jazz
    Music Genre R&B/Soul
    Year(s) Active 1956–1999, 1960–1999
    Instrument (text) Vocals, guitar, piano, keyboards
    Record Label Curtom, Warner Bros., Rhino
    Associated Acts The Impressions, Jerry Butler
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