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Chris Thomas King

Multi-talented Grammy Award-winning blues artist, producer, composer and actor Chris Thomas King was born in 1962. His father, Tabby Thomas is a well-respected blues musician and owner of the famed Baton Rouge blues club Tabby's Blues Box and Heritage Hall. He grew up among the finest blues musicians in the genre at his father's blues club and ... See full bio »
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 2014 The Expendables 3 (performer: "Down") / (writer: "Down")
 2004/I Ray (performer: "Rock This House", "Everyday I Have the Blues")
 2000 O Brother, Where Art Thou? (performer: "You Are My Sunshine" (1940), "Hard Time Killing Floor Blues" (ca 1931))
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 2000 Down from the Mountain (Documentary) (performer: "John Law Burned Down the Liquor Store")
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 2011 Treme (TV Series)
 2010 Imagination Movers (TV Series)
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- Out of Tunes (2010) ... T-Bone Crosby
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 2008 Kill Switch (Video)
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 2005 Animal (Video)
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 2003 Last of the Mississippi Jukes (Documentary) (footage)
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 2003 Last of the Mississippi Jukes (Documentary) (special thanks)
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 2006 WoodSongs Old-Time Radio Hour (TV Series)
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 2003 The Blues (TV Series documentary)
Blind Willie Johnson
- The Soul of a Man (2003) ... Blind Willie Johnson
 2001 22nd Annual W.C. Handy Blues Awards (TV Special)
 2000 Inside Look: Down from the Mountain (TV Short documentary)
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 2004 Lightning in a Bottle (Documentary)
 2003 The Soul of a Man (Documentary)
Blind Willie Johnson
 2000 Down from the Mountain (Documentary)

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