Singer-songwriter, guitarist, record producer
Curtis Lee Mayfield (June 3, 1942 – December 26, 1999) was an American soul, R&B, and funk singer-songwriter, guitarist, and record producer. He achieved success and recognition with the Impressions during the Civil Rights Movement of the late 1950s and 1960s. Mayfield is also...Wikipedia
Age: 57 (age at death)
Born: 3rd June, 1942, Chicago, Illinois, U.S.
Died: 26th December, 1999, Roswell, GA
Height: Height Unknown
Claim to Fame: Superfly
Back to the World is the fourth studio album by Curtis Mayfield.
In 1990, an onstage accident in Brooklyn NY left him paralyzed from the neck down. In 1998, doctors amputated his right leg because of diabetes brought on by the injury.
Fathered Ten children, who gave him seven grandchildren by the time of his death..
This is a sequel to the movie, Superfly. In it Nathan Purdee is now playing the role of Priest who was played by Ron O'Neal in the previous movie...