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Willie Hutch (1944–2005)

Extremely talented, versatile and ambitious R&B singer, songwriter, guitarist and producer Willie Hutch was born as Willie McKinley Hutchison on December 6, 1944 in Los Angeles. Willie grew up in Dallas, Texas and sang in the doo-wop group the Ambassadors as a teenager. Following graduation from Booker T. Washington High School, Hutch served for ... See full bio »

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(age 60) in Dallas, Texas, USA

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The Last Dragon
The Last Dragon Music Department
1985

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 2015 Ballers (TV Series) (performer - 1 episode)
- Pilot (2015) ... (performer: "Mack Man (Got to Get Over)")
 2015 The Wedding Ringer (writer: "Party And Bullshit")
 2014 P.O.V. (TV Series documentary) (writer - 1 episode)
- American Revolutionary: The Evolution of Grace Lee Boggs (2014) ... (writer: "Hello Detroit!" - as Willie Hutchison)
 2014 Todd's Pop Song Reviews (TV Series documentary) (writer - 1 episode)
- "Dark Horse" by Katy Perry (2014) ... (writer: "Stay Fly")
 2005-2012 The X Factor (TV Series) (writer - 7 episodes)
- Live Show 8 (2012) ... (writer: "I'll Be There" - uncredited)
- Episode #5.13 (2008) ... (writer: "I'll Be There" - uncredited)
- Live Show 1 (2006) ... (writer: "I'll Be There" - uncredited)
- Live Results Show 2 (2005) ... (writer: "I'll Be There" - uncredited)
- Live Show 2 (2005) ... (writer: "I'll Be There" - uncredited)
 2012 Michael Jackson: The Immortal World Tour (TV Movie documentary) (writer: "I'll Be There")
 2011 The Choir: Military Wives (TV Mini-Series documentary) (writer - 1 episode)
- Episode #1.2 (2011) ... (writer: "I'll Be There" with "Just the Way You Are" - uncredited)
 2011 Michael Jackson: The Life of an Icon (Documentary) (writer: "I'll Be There")
 2009 Karaoke Revolution (Video Game) (writer: "I'll Be There (Minus Mix)")
 2009 This Is It (Documentary) (writer: "I'll Be There")
 2009 This Morning (TV Series) (writer - 1 episode)
- Episode dated 26 June 2009 (2009) ... (writer: "I'll Be There")
 2009 X Factor (TV Series) (writer - 1 episode)
- Episode #2.9 (2009) ... (writer: "I'll Be There")
 2009 Notorious (performer: "Party & Bullshit") / (writer: "Party & Bullshit")
 2009/II Precious (performer: "My Good Lovin") / (writer: "My Good Lovin")
 2007 Idool 2007 (TV Series) (writer - 1 episode)
- Kleine Liveshow 1 - De Meisjes 1 (2007) ... (writer: "I'll Be There")
 2005 Indigo Prophecy (Video Game) (writer: "Street Tough")
 2003-2005 Australian Idol (TV Series) (writer - 2 episodes)
- Top 30 Group 2 Performance Show (2005) ... (writer: "I'll Be There")
- Top 2 Showdown (2003) ... (writer: "I'll Be There")
 2005 Four Brothers (performer: "BROTHER'S GONNA WORK IT OUT") / (writer: "BROTHER'S GONNA WORK IT OUT")
 2005 Hustle & Flow (performer: "I Choose You") / (writer: "I Choose You")
 2004 Grand Theft Auto: San Andreas (Video Game) (writer: "Guerillas in tha Mist" - as Willie Hutchinson)
 2004 Idool 2004 (TV Series) (writer - 1 episode)
- Kleine Liveshow 1 (2004) ... (writer: "I'll Be There")
 2004 Indonesian Idol (TV Series) (writer - 1 episode)
- Spektakuler Show 3 Results (2004) ... (writer: "I'll Be There")
 2004 New Zealand Idol (TV Series) (writer - 1 episode)
- Top 7 Performance Show: Ballads (2004) ... (writer: "I'll Be There")
 2003 Pop Idol (TV Series) (writer - 1 episode)
- Live Wildcard (2003) ... (writer: "I'll Be There")
 2003 Deutschland sucht den Superstar (TV Series) (writer - 1 episode)
- Erste Top 50 Show (2003) ... (writer: "I'll Be There")
 2003 Idol - Jakten på en superstjerne (TV Series) (writer - 1 episode)
- Topp 50 #1 (2003) ... (writer: "I'll Be There")
 2003 Living with Michael Jackson: A Tonight Special (TV Special documentary) (writer: "I'll Be There")
 2002 Idols! (TV Series) (writer - 1 episode)
- Workshop #2 (2002) ... (writer: "I'll Be There")
 2002 American Idol (TV Series) (writer - 1 episode)
- The Bad, the Even Worse and the Ugly (2002) ... (writer: "I'll Be There")
 2002 Un paso adelante (TV Series) (writer - 1 episode)
- Todo por nada (2002) ... (writer: "I'll Be There")
 2000 The Ladies Man (performer: "I Choose You") / (writer: "I Choose You")
 2000 Urban Legends: Final Cut (writer: "Theme of Foxy Brown")
 1998 Bug Juice (TV Series) (writer - 1 episode)
- Unity Campfire (1998) ... (writer: "I'll Be There" - uncredited)
 1995 Copycat (writer: "Sexy Ways")
 1995 Now and Then (writer: "I'll Be There")
 1994 Mystery Science Theater 3000 (TV Series) (writer - 1 episode)
- Girls Town (1994) ... (writer: "I'll Be There")
 1993 Who's the Man? (writer: "Party and Bullshit" - as Hutch)
 1988 You Can't Hurry Love (writer: "UH UH NO NO CASUAL SEX")
 1985 The Last Dragon (performer: "The Glow", "Inside You") / (producer: "The Glow", "Inside You") / (writer: "The Glow", "Inside You")
 1974 Foxy Brown (performer: "Theme Of Foxy Brown", "Give Me Some Of That Good Old Love") / (writer: "Theme Of Foxy Brown", "Give Me Some Of That Good Old Love")
 1973 The Mack (lyrics: "Brother's Gonna Work It Out") / (music: "Brother's Gonna Work It Out")
 1971 Jackson 5ive (TV Series) (writer - 2 episodes)
- The Winner's Circle (1971) ... (writer: "How Funky Is Your Chicken?")
- Pinestock, U.S.A. (1971) ... (writer: "I'll Be There")
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Personal Details

Other Works:

Album: "In & Out" (1983/Motown) See more »
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Did You Know?

Personal Quote:

Writing lyrics and setting them to music was a freedom no one could take away from me. Writing gave me a freedom to go everywhere I wanted to go.

Trivia:

Uncle of Don Hutchinson, a member of the rap trio, Above the Law. See more »

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