Rare Australian pressing and a unique pairing of these two songs on one single.
Super Fly is the third studio album by American soul musician Curtis Mayfield, released in July 1972 on Curtom Records. It was released as the soundtrack for the Blaxploitation film of the same name. Widely considered a classic of 1970s soul and funk music, Super Fly was a nearly immediate hit. Its sales were bolstered by two million-selling singles, Freddie's Dead number 2 R&B charts, number 4 Pop charts and the title track number 5 R&B, number 8 Pop. Super Fly is one of the few soundtracks to. Текст песни: Im your Mama Im your Daddy Im that nigga In the alley. Curtis Mayfield. Songs in album Curtis Mayfield - Superfly 1972. Curtis Mayfield - Little Child Runnin' Wild. Curtis Mayfield - Pusherman. Curtis Mayfield - Freddie's Dead. Curtis Mayfield - Junkie Chase. Curtis Mayfield - Give Me Your Love. Curtis Mayfield - Eddie You Should Know Better. Curtis Mayfield - Freddie's Dead Theme From Superfly. Curtis Mayfield - Superfly Single Mix. It is Curtis Mayfields third studio album and his most critically acclaimed work, considered by many to be a masterpiece. Mayfield wrote, composed, and produced all nine songs on the tracklist. He performed guitar and vocals on seven tracks, shooting to 4 and 8 on the Billboard Pop Charts with Freddies Dead and the title track, respectively. Mayfield makes a brief cameo in the film, performing Pusherman with The Curtis Mayfield Experience. Super Fly Q&A. Label By Curtom Records. Producer By Curtis Mayfield. Watch the video for Pusherman from Curtis Mayfield's The Very Best of Curtis Mayfield for free, and see the artwork, lyrics and similar artists. Curtis Mayfield June 3, 1942 December 26, 1999 was an American soul, funk and rhythm and blues, singer-songwriter and guitarist from Chicago, Illinois. Mayfield is probably best known for his anthemic music with The Impressions and for the soundtrack to the blaxploitation film Superfly. Perhaps because he didn't cross over to the pop audience as heavily as Motown's stars, it may be that the scope of Curtis Mayfield's talents and contributions have yet to be fully recognized. Genre: Funk. Color: Purple FAV TRACKS: Pusherman, Little Child Runnin Wild, Freddies Dead, Superfly, No Thing on Me Cocaine Song, Eddie You Should Know Better,. read more. 1mo. koner1. Retire movie soundtracks now, it's been 47 years and still nothing has toppped this. Curtis Mayfield's score for Superfly was not only his greatest album but is one of the greatest soul albums of the renaissance of black music in the late sixties and early seventies. It ranks right up there with Hot Buttered Soul, What's Going On and Innervisions. It sold millions, produced two gold singles and was musically very influential just as the film itself was stylistically influential. Curtis Mayfield used each song on the album, Super Fly, to demonstrate a different aspect of the problems he noticed were plaguing inner-city America. Pusherman, the second track, takes on drug dealing. We see the Pusherman the drug dealer as a businessman, trying to make a living and a better life for himself in the tough situation. The Pusherman is both good and evil. Mayfield sings, Ain't I clean, bad machine, super cool, super mean, to show the man's tough exterior, but he implies that the Pusherman is just as much a victim as he is a villain with, "
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