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Remembering Curtis Mayfield (June 3, 1942 – December 26, 1999

Remembering Curtis Mayfield (June 3, 1942 – December 26, 1999

Curtis Lee Mayfield (June 3, 1942 – December 26, 1999), died at the age of 57. He was a member of The Impressions, who in 1965 had a US No.7 single ‘Lilies Of The Field.In 1971 his UK single ‘Move On Up’ reached the #12 position.In 1972 he had the US No.4 single ‘Freddie’s Dead Theme From Superfly.In 1990, an accident during a performance left him paralyzed from the neck down.In 1971 he released the single ” MOVE ON UP” which was later covered by Disco group ” Destination” in 1979.
He is remembered for the classic 1972 soundtrack Superfly. An album I still play to this day.
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December 26th, 2014

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