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Muddy Waters (1915–1983)

Chicago(USA)-based (from 1943) urban blues singer-guitarist, Waters was later considered among the primogenitors of rock & roll and "soul" music. It was not until the 1960's when he would acquire a modicum of fame. See full bio »

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 2012 Mockingbird Lane (TV Movie) (performer: "Mannish Boy")
 2012 Stand Up Guys (performer: "Hoochie Coochie Man")
  True Blood (TV Series) (performer - 1 episode, 2011) (writer - 1 episode, 2011)
- Soul of Fire (2011) ... (performer: "You Need Love" - uncredited) / (writer: "You Need Love" - uncredited)
  Entourage (TV Series) (performer - 1 episode, 2011) (writer - 1 episode, 2011)
- One Last Shot (2011) ... (performer: "She Moves Me") / (writer: "She Moves Me")
 2011 The Roaring 20s: Mick Jagger's Glory Years (Video documentary) (performer: "Got My Mojo Working")
 2010 RED (performer: "I Want to be Loved")
 2010 Going the Distance (performer: "I Want To Be Loved")
 2009 A Girls Night Out (Short) (music: "Champagne and Reefer")
 2009 The White Stripes Under Great White Northern Lights (Documentary) (writer: "Catfish Blues" - as McKinley Morganfield)
  So You Think You Can Dance (TV Series) (performer - 1 episode, 2009) (writer - 1 episode, 2009)
- Top 10 Perform (2009) ... (performer: "Train Fare Home") / (writer: "Train Fare Home")
 2008 Cadillac Records (writer: "Country Blues", "I Can't Be Satisfied" - as McKinley Morganfield)
 2008 The Express (performer: "Got My Mo Jo Working")
 2008 It Might Get Loud (Documentary) (performer: "I Can't Be Satisfied") / (writer: "I Can't Be Satisfied" - as McKinley Morganfield)
 2008 Shine a Light (Documentary) (performer: "I Can't Be Satisfied") / (writer: "I Can't Be Satisfied", "Champagne And Reefer" - as McKinley Morganfield)
 2008 Definitely, Maybe (performer: "Mannish Boy" (1955)) / (writer: "Mannish Boy" (1955) - as Mckinley Morganfield)
 2007 Amazing Journey: The Story of The Who (Documentary) (performer: "Mannish Boy (Live)") / (writer: "Mannish Boy (Live)")
 2007 Paul Rodgers: Live in Glasgow (Video documentary) (writer: "Louisiana Blues")
 2006 Black Snake Moan (writer: "Catfish Medley")
 2006 Glory Road (performer: "My Home is on the Delta") / (writer: "My Home is on the Delta" - as McKinley Morganfield)
 2005 Great Performances (TV Series) (writer - 1 episode)
- Cream Reunion Concert (2005) ... (writer: "Rollin' & Tumblin'")
 2005 History Detectives (TV Series documentary) (performer - 1 episode)
- Home for Unwed Mothers/Long Expedition Encampment/Evelyn Nesbit Portrait (2005) ... (performer: "Kansas City" - uncredited)
 2005 Proof (performer: "I'm Ready" (1954))
  American Masters (TV Series documentary) (performer - 1 episode, 2005) (writer - 1 episode, 2005)
- No Direction Home: Bob Dylan (2005) ... (performer: "Got My Mo Jo Working") / (writer: "Got My Mo Jo Working")
 2005 The Zodiac (performer: "Trouble No More") / (writer: "Trouble No More" - as McKinley Morganfield)
 2005 The Devil's Rejects (performer: "I Be's Troubled") / (writer: "I Be's Troubled" - as McKinley Morganfield)
 2004 The Girl Next Door (performer: "HOOTCHIE COOTCHIE MAN")
 2003 Foolproof (performer: "Mannish Boy") / (writer: "Mannish Boy" - as McKinley Morganfield)
 2003 The Night We Called It a Day (performer: "Mannish Boy") / (writer: "Mannish Boy")
 2003 Daddy Day Care (writer: "Mannish Boy" - as McKinley Morganfield)
 2001 The Shipping News (writer: "Still a Fool" a.k.a. "Two Trains Running" - as McKinley Morganfield)
 1999 Neighborhoods: The Hidden Cities of San Francisco - The Fillmore (TV Movie documentary) (performer: "ALL ABOARD") / (writer: "ALL ABOARD" - as McKinley Morganfield)
 1999 The Sopranos (TV Series) (performer: "Woke Up This Morning" (Opening Credits))
 1997 The Rainmaker (performer: "Five Long Years")
 1997 Fire Down Below (performer: "Mannish Boy") / (writer: "Mannish Boy" - as McKinley Morganfield)
 1997 The Last Time I Committed Suicide (writer: "Country Girl")
  Tohuwabohu (TV Series) (performer - 2 episodes, 1995 - 1997) (writer - 2 episodes, 1995 - 1997)
- Tohu-Nacht Revue 1990-1997 (1997) ... (performer: "Mannish Boy" - uncredited) / (writer: "Mannish Boy" - uncredited)
- Montreux-Mix II (1995) ... (performer: "Mannish Boy" - uncredited) / (writer: "Mannish Boy" - uncredited)
 1996 Ghosts of Mississippi (performer: "Mannish Boy") / (writer: "Mannish Boy" - as McKinley Morganfield)
 1996 The Long Kiss Goodnight (performer: "Mannish Boy") / (writer: "Mannish Boy" - as McKinley Morganfield)
 1995 Casino (performer: "Hoochie Coochie Man")
 1995 Denise Calls Up (performer: "Long Distance Call") / (writer: "Long Distance Call")
 1994 Little Big League (writer: "STUFF YOU GOTTA WATCH")
 1993 Bluesland: A Portrait in American Music (Documentary) (performer: "I Just Want to Make Love to You", "Hoochie Coochie Man", "Got My Mojo Working")
 1992 Singles (performer: "Little Girl") / (writer: "Little Girl" - as McKinley Morganfield)
 1992 Unplugged (TV Series documentary) (writer - 1 episode)
- Eric Clapton (1992) ... (writer: "Rollin' & Tumblin'")
  Doogie Howser, M.D. (TV Series) (writer - 1 episode, 1991) (performer - 1 episode, 1990)
- The Summer of '91 (1991) ... (writer: "Mannish Boy" - uncredited)
- Doogie's Awesome, Excellent Adventure (1990) ... (performer: "Mannish Boy" - uncredited)
 1991 Dogfight (performer: "GOOD MORNING LITTLE SCHOOL GIRL")
 1991 Shakes the Clown (performer: "Mannish Boy") / (writer: "Mannish Boy" - as McKinley Morganfield)
 1990 Goodfellas (performer: "Mannish Boy") / (writer: "Mannish Boy" - as McKinley Morganfield)
 1989 The Wonder Years (TV Series) (performer - 1 episode)
- Walk Out (1989) ... (performer: "Hoochie Coochie Man")
 1988 Frank's Place (TV Series) (performer - 1 episode)
- Dueling Voodoo (1988) ... (performer: "Got My Mojo Working" - uncredited)
 1987 Adventures in Babysitting (lyrics: "Blues Had a Baby and They Named It Rock-n-Roll" - as Morganfield) / (music: "Blues Had a Baby and They Named It Rock-n-Roll" - as Morganfield) / (performer: "Blues Had a Baby and They Named It Rock-n-Roll")
 1986 Soul Man (performer: "Hoochie Coochie Man")
 1986 The Color of Money (performer: "Still A Fool") / (writer: "Still A Fool")
 1986 Jo Jo Dancer, Your Life Is Calling (performer: "Mannish Boy") / (writer: "Mannish Boy" - as McKinley Morganfield)
 1985 Better Off Dead... (performer: "Mannish Boy") / (writer: "Mannish Boy" - as McKinley Morganfield)
 1985 Breaking All the Rules (as McKinley Morganfield, "Mannish Boy") / (performer: "Mannish Boy")
 1983 Get Crazy (writer: "The Blues Had a Baby and They Named It Rock and Roll" - as M. Morganfield)
 1983 Risky Business (performer: "Mannish Boy") / (writer: "Mannish Boy")
 1978 The Last Waltz (Documentary) (performer: "Mannish Boy") / (writer: "Mannish Boy")
 1975 Mandingo (performer: "Born in This Time")
 1975 Street Girls (performer: "Mother's Bad Luck Child", "Walking Blues") / (writer: "Mother's Bad Luck Child", "Walking Blues")
  The Midnight Special (TV Series) (performer - 1 episode, 1973) (writer - 1 episode, 1973)
- Episode #2.8 (1973) ... (performer: "Can't Get No Grindin' (What's the Matter with the Meal)", "Got My Mojo Working") / (writer: "Can't Get No Grindin' (What's the Matter with the Meal)")
 1964 Blues and Gospel Train (TV Movie) (performer: "Blow Wind, Blow", "You can't lose what you never had")
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Album: "Electric Mud" (Cadet Concept Records) See more »

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4 Biographical Movies | 2 Print Biographies | 2 Portrayals | 1 Article | See more »

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Children: Joseph, Mercy, Rene, and Rosiland. He has another son who is also a blues musician Big Bill Morganfield. See more »


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