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Jimmy Reed (I) (1925–1976)

Jimmy Reed was born on September 6, 1925 in Leland, Mississippi, USA as Mathis James Reed. He died on August 29, 1976 in Oakland, California, USA. See full bio »

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 2013 Grey's Anatomy (TV Series) (writer - 1 episode)
- Map of You (2013) ... (writer: "Bright Lights, Big City" - uncredited)
 2010 American Idol (TV Series) (writer - 1 episode)
- Top Nine Performance, Part 2 (2010) ... (writer: "Baby, What Do You Want Me To Do?")
 2008 It Might Get Loud (Documentary) (writer: "Aw Shucks (Hush Your Mouth)")
 2007 Amazing Journey: The Story of The Who (Documentary) (performer: "Shame, Shame, Shame") / (writer: "Shame, Shame, Shame")
 2006 The Pursuit of Happyness (writer: "I Know It's a Sin" (1958))
 2006 Elvis Presley: Love Me Tender (Video) (writer: "Baby What You Want Me To Do")
 2006 All the King's Men (performer: "High and Lonesome") / (writer: "High and Lonesome")
  The Blues (TV Series documentary) (writer - 2 episodes, 2003) (performer - 1 episode, 2003)
- Red, White and Blues (2003) ... (writer: "Baby What You Want me To Do")
- Godfathers and Sons (2003) ... (performer: "Bright Lights Big City") / (writer: "Bright Lights Big City")
 2002 Sweet Home Alabama (writer: "Bright Lights, Big City", "Shame, Shame, Shame")
 2002 Divine Secrets of the Ya-Ya Sisterhood (performer: "Found Love" (1960), "Little Rain" (1957), "Ain't That Lovin' You Baby?" (1955)) / (writer: "Found Love" (1960), "Little Rain" (1957), "Ain't That Lovin' You Baby?" (1955))
 1999 The '60s (TV Movie) (performer: "Baby What You Want Me to Do") / (writer: "Baby What You Want Me to Do")
 1998 Muddy Waters at Chicagofest (TV Movie documentary) (writer: "Oh Baby, You Don't Have To Go" - uncredited)
 1998 Hope Floats (writer: "Honest I Do")
 1997 Telling Lies in America (performer: "Honest I Do") / (writer: "Honest I Do")
 1997 Grosse Pointe Blank (performer: "Big Boss Man")
 1995 Things to Do in Denver When You're Dead (performer: "Take On Some Insurance^On Me Baby")
 1994 Monte Video (TV Series) (writer - 1 episode)
- Ostern (1994) ... (writer: "Schee, Schee, Schee")
 1994 Backbeat (performer: "Bright Lights Big City") / (writer: "Bright Lights Big City")
 1993 Bluesland: A Portrait in American Music (Documentary) (writer: "Baby, What You Want Me To Do")
 1992 The Gun in Betty Lou's Handbag (writer: "Baby, What You Want Me to Do")
 1992 The Cutting Edge (writer: "Shame Shame Shame")
 1989 Tap (writer: "Baby What You Want Me To Do")
 1989 Flying Blind (TV Movie) (writer: "Shame, Shame, Shame")
 1988 Bright Lights, Big City (lyrics: "Bright Lights, Big City") / (music: "Bright Lights, Big City") / (performer: "Bright Lights, Big City")
 1988 Frank's Place (TV Series) (performer - 1 episode)
- Night Business (1988) ... (performer: "Big Boss Man" - uncredited)
 1987 Elvis '56 (TV Movie documentary) (writer: "Baby What You Want Me To Do")
  Crime Story (TV Series) (performer - 1 episode, 1986) (writer - 1 episode, 1986)
- Final Transmission (1986) ... (performer: "Baby What You Want Me To Do") / (writer: "Baby What You Want Me To Do")
 1986 Saturday Night Live (TV Series) (writer - 1 episode)
- Harry Dean Stanton/The Replacements (1986) ... (writer: "Baby What You Want Me To Do" - uncredited)
 1982 The Year of Living Dangerously ("Ain't That Lovin' You Baby") / (performer: "Ain't That Lovin' You Baby")
 1982 Diner (performer: "Take Out Some Insurance")
 1980 Cheech and Chong's Next Movie (writer: "Baby What You Want Me to Do")
 1968 Elvis (TV Movie) (writer: "Baby, What You Want Me to Do")
 1964-1965 Shindig! (TV Series) (writer - 2 episodes)
- Episode #1.42 (1965) ... (writer: "Baby, What You Want Me to Do")
- Episode #1.8 (1964) ... (writer: "Ain't That Lovin' You Baby")
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Album: "Soulin' " (Bluesway). See more »
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Elected to the Rock and Roll Hall of Fame in 1991.

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Virgo

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