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Claydes Smith (1948–2006)

Claydes Smith was born on September 6, 1948 in Jersey City, New Jersey, USA as Claydes Charles Smith. He died on June 20, 2006 in Maplewood, New Jersey. See full bio »

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Pulp Fiction
Pulp Fiction Soundtrack
(1994)
Men in Black
Men in Black Soundtrack
(1997)
Wreck-It Ralph
Wreck-It Ralph Soundtrack
(2012)
Hitch
Hitch Soundtrack
(2005)

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 2017 Sandy Wexler (writer: "Somethin' 4 da Honeyz")
 2017 The Boss Baby (writer: "Ladies Night")
 2014-2016 Strictly Come Dancing (TV Series) (writer - 4 episodes)
- The Final (2016) ... (writer: "Celebration" - uncredited)
- Christmas Special 2015 (2015) ... (writer: "Celebration" - uncredited)
- The Grand Final: Show 2 (2014) ... (writer: "Celebration" - uncredited)
- The Grand Final: Show 1 (2014) ... (writer: "Celebration" - uncredited)
 2013-2016 Mike & Mike (TV Series) (writer - 23 episodes)
- Episode dated 8 December 2016 (2016) ... (writer: "Celebration" - uncredited)
- Episode dated 22 September 2016 (2016) ... (writer: "Celebration" - uncredited)
- Episode dated 15 September 2016 (2016) ... (writer: "Celebration" - uncredited)
- Episode dated 25 August 2016 (2016) ... (writer: "Celebration" - uncredited)
- Episode dated 23 August 2016 (2016) ... (writer: "Celebration" - uncredited)
 2016 Office Christmas Party (writer: "Let Me Clear My Throat", "Joanna")
 2014-2016 The Tonight Show Starring Jimmy Fallon (TV Series) (writer - 4 episodes)
- Benedict Cumberbatch/Rachel Maddow/Jim James (2016) ... (writer: "Celebration" - uncredited)
- Will Forte/Kate Upton/Alex Rodriguez/Steve Martin & Edie Brickell (2015) ... (writer: "Celebration" - uncredited)
- Julianne Moore/Mark-Paul Gosselaar/DNCE (2015) ... (writer: "Celebration" - uncredited)
- Liam Hemsworth/Katherine Heigl/Sebastian Maniscalco (2014) ... (writer: "Get Down On It", "Joanna", "Jungle Boogie")
 2016 Scream Queens (TV Series) (writer - 1 episode)
- Handidates (2016) ... (writer: "Pump It Up" - uncredited)
 2016 Trolls (writer: "Celebration")
 2016 Conan (TV Series) (writer - 1 episode)
- Kristen Bell/Evan Peters/Miike Snow (2016) ... (writer: "My Trigger")
 2016 Who's Doing the Dishes? (TV Series) (writer - 2 episodes)
- Crissy Rock (2016) ... (writer: "Celebration" - uncredited)
- Sean Wilson (2016) ... (writer: "Celebration" - uncredited)
 2016 The Get Down (TV Series) (writer - 1 episode)
- Darkness Is Your Candle (2016) ... (writer: "Hollywood Swingin")
 2016 Mr. Robot (TV Series) (writer - 1 episode)
- eps2.4_m4ster-s1ave.aes (2016) ... (writer: "Celebration" - uncredited)
 2016 Mike and Dave Need Wedding Dates (writer: "Feel So Good")
 2016 Game of Silence (TV Series) (writer - 1 episode)
- Hey (2016) ... (writer: "Celebration" - uncredited)
 2016 Britain's Got More Talent (TV Series) (writer - 3 episodes)
- Episode #10.13 (2016) ... (writer: "Celebration" - uncredited)
- Episode #10.10 (2016) ... (writer: "Celebration" - uncredited)
- Episode #10.4 (2016) ... (writer: "Celebration" - uncredited)
 2016 The Nice Guys (writer: "Get Down on It")
 1994-2016 The Simpsons (TV Series) (writer - 3 episodes)
- The Burns Cage (2016) ... (writer: "Celebration" - uncredited)
- You Kent Always Say What You Want (2007) ... (writer: "Celebration" - uncredited)
- Grampa vs. Sexual Inadequacy (1994) ... (writer: "Celebration")
 2016 Vinyl (TV Series) (writer - 2 episodes)
- The King and I (2016) ... (writer: "Funky Stuff")
- Whispered Secrets (2016) ... (writer: "Jungle Boogie", "Funky Stuff")
 2016 Everybody Wants Some!! (writer: "Ladies Night" - as Claydes Eugene Smith)
 2016 American Crime Story (TV Series) (writer - 1 episode)
- The Race Card (2016) ... (writer: "Get Down on It" - uncredited)
 2015 Ted 2 (writer: "Celebration")
 2015 Britain's Got Talent (TV Series) (writer - 1 episode)
- 2015: The Live Final (2015) ... (writer: "Celebration" - uncredited)
 2015 Entourage (writer: "Feel So Good")
 2011-2015 Parks and Recreation (TV Series) (writer - 2 episodes)
- Save JJ's (2015) ... (writer: "Hollywood Swinging" - uncredited)
- The Bubble (2011) ... (writer: "Celebration" - uncredited)
 2014 Intresseklubben (TV Series) (writer - 1 episode)
- Celebrera (2014) ... (writer: "Celebration")
 2014 Rugby League: Challenge Cup (TV Series) (writer - 1 episode)
- Final: Castleford vs. Leeds (2014) ... (writer: "Jungle Boogie" - uncredited)
 2014 Tammy (writer: "Get Down on It")
 2014 The Footy Show (TV Series) (writer - 1 episode)
- Episode #21.1 (2014) ... (writer: "Celebration" - uncredited)
 2014 Brooklyn Nine-Nine (TV Series) (writer - 1 episode)
- The Bet (2014) ... (writer: "Celebration" - uncredited)
 2013 The Harry Hill Movie (writer: "Celebration")
 2013 Rapture-Palooza (writer: "I Got 5 on It")
 2005-2013 Independent Lens (TV Series documentary) (writer - 2 episodes)
- Detropia (2013) ... (writer: "Hollywood Swinging")
- A Hard Straight (2005) ... (writer: "Money in the Ghetto")
 2006-2013 Dancing with the Stars (TV Series) (writer - 2 episodes)
- Week 4: Best Year's of Our Lives (2013) ... (writer: "Celebration")
- Finals (2006) ... (writer: "Celebration")
 2012 Wreck-It Ralph (writer: "Celebration")
 2012 Hit and Run (writer: "Summer Madness")
 2012 The Tonight Show with Jay Leno (TV Series) (writer - 1 episode)
- Episode #20.156 (2012) ... (writer: "Ladies' Night", "Get Down on It", "Celebration" - uncredited)
 2012 Tooth Fairy 2 (Video) (writer: "Jungle Boogie")
 2012 Detropia (Documentary) (writer: "Hollywood Swinging")
 2011 Kinect Sports: Season Two (Video Game) (writer: "Get Down On It")
 2011 The Power of Two (Documentary) (writer: "Celebration")
 2011 Camping paradis (TV Series) (writer - 1 episode)
- Ça décoiffe au camping (2011) ... (writer: "Ladies Night" - as Smith)
 2011 Cilada.com (writer: "Celebration")
 2011 Happy Endings (TV Series) (writer - 1 episode)
- Dave of the Dead (2011) ... (writer: "Get Down On It" - uncredited)
 2010/II Dance Paradise (Video Game) (writer: "Celebration", "Ladies Night" - as C. Smith)
 2010 Dance Central (Video Game) (writer: "Jungle Boogie")
 2010 Late Night with Jimmy Fallon (TV Series) (writer - 1 episode)
- Episode #2.128 (2010) ... (writer: "Spirit of the Boogie")
 2010 Eat Pray Love (writer: "Celebration")
 2010 20 to 1 (TV Series documentary) (writer - 2 episodes)
- Our All Time Favourite Films (2010) ... (writer: "Jungle Boogie" - uncredited)
- Blockbuster Heroes (2010) ... (writer: "Jungle Boogie" - uncredited)
 2010 Frankie & Alice (writer: "Jungle Boogie" - as Claydes Eugene Smith)
 2010 United States of Tara (TV Series) (writer - 1 episode)
- The Truth Hurts (2010) ... (writer: "Get Down on It" - uncredited)
 2010 EastEnders (TV Series) (writer - 1 episode)
- Episode dated 18 February 2010 (2010) ... (writer: "Celebration" - uncredited)
 2010 American Dad! (TV Series) (writer - 1 episode)
- A Jones for a Smith (2010) ... (writer: "Jungle Boogie" - uncredited)
 2009 The Nolans: In the Mood for Dancing (TV Movie documentary) (performer: "Ladies' Night")
 2009 Arthur et la vengeance de Maltazard (writer: "Jungle Boogie")
 2009 Peep Show (TV Series) (writer - 1 episode)
- The Party (2009) ... (writer: "Celebration" - uncredited)
 2009 Soul Kitchen (writer: "Rated X")
 2009 Funny People (writer: "Joanna")
 2009 America's Got Talent (TV Series) (writer - 1 episode)
- Audition Show #1 (2009) ... (writer: "Celebration" - uncredited)
 2009 Dance Flick (writer: "Hollywood Swinging")
 2009 Middle Men (writer: "Hollywood Swinging")
 2009 Ghosts of Girlfriends Past (writer: "Ladies Night")
 2009 See What I'm Saying: The Deaf Entertainers Documentary (Documentary) (writer: "Celebration" - as Claydos Smith)
 2009 17 Again (writer: "Cherish")
 2009 Dancing on Ice (TV Series) (writer - 1 episode)
- Episode #4.11 (2009) ... (writer: "Celebration")
 2009 He's Just Not That Into You (writer: "Send It On")
 2008 Beethoven's Big Break (Video) (writer: "Celebration")
 2008 South Park (TV Series) (writer - 1 episode)
- About Last Night... (2008) ... (writer: "Celebration")
 2005-2008 Everybody Hates Chris (TV Series) (writer - 2 episodes)
- Everybody Hates Tattaglia (2008) ... (writer: "Celebration")
- Everybody Hates the Pilot (2005) ... (writer: "Get Down On It")
 2008 Zack and Miri Make a Porno (writer: "Let Me Clear My Throat (Klassic Cool Original Version)")
 2008 American Swing (Documentary) (writer: "Ladies Night" - as Smith)
 2008 Step Brothers (writer: "Breathe and Stop")
 2008 What Happens in Vegas (writer: "Get Down on It")
 2008 Made of Honor (writer: "Ladies Night")
 2008 Semi-Pro (writer: "Funky Stuff")
 2008 The Wackness (writer: "Summertime')
 2007 Charlie Wilson's War (writer: "Ladies Night")
 2007 This Christmas (writer: "Get Down on It")
 2007 Esti showder (TV Series) (writer - 3 episodes)
- Nagy fövély-show (2007) ... (writer: "Celebration")
- Episode #9.14 (2007) ... (writer: "Celebration")
- Episode #9.11 (2007) ... (writer: "Celebration")
 2007 Gilmore Girls (TV Series) (writer - 1 episode)
- Bon Voyage (2007) ... (writer: "Celebration" - uncredited)
 2007 Mr. Bean's Holiday (writer: "Celebration" - as Charles Smith)
 2007 Code Name: The Cleaner (writer: "Where Da Boggie At?")
 2006 Prête-moi ta main (writer: "Take My Heart (You Can Have It If You Want It)" - as C. Smith)
 2006 30 Rock (TV Series) (writer - 1 episode)
- The Aftermath (2006) ... (writer: "Celebration" - uncredited)
 2004-2006 Australian Idol (TV Series) (writer - 2 episodes)
- Top 8 Performance Show: Disco (2006) ... (writer: "Get Down On It", "Celebration")
- Grand Final (2004) ... (writer: "Celebration")
 2006 Rabbit Fever (writer: "HOLLYWOOD SWINGING")
 2006 Gridiron Gang (writer: "Celebration")
 2006 Beerfest (writer: "Jungle Boogie" - as Claydes Eugene Smith)
 2006 How to Eat Fried Worms (writer: "Jungle Boogie")
 2006 Littleman (writer: "Celebration")
 2006 SingStar Rocks! (Video Game) (writer: "Summertime" - as Charles Smith)
 2006 Criminal Minds (TV Series) (writer - 1 episode)
- Somebody's Watching (2006) ... (writer: "Hollywood Swinging" - uncredited)
 2006 Idol - Jakten på en superstjerne (TV Series) (writer - 1 episode)
- Topp 10 - Disco (2006) ... (writer: "Celebration")
 2006 The Science of Sleep (writer: "Steppin' Out" - as Charles J. Smith)
 2005 Girls and Boys: Sex and British Pop (TV Mini-Series documentary) (writer - 1 episode)
- Wannabe: The 1990s (2005) ... (writer: "Ain't 2 Proud 2 Beg" - uncredited)
 2005 Bang Bang Orangutang (writer: "Get Down on It" - as Charles Smith)
 2005 Roll Bounce (writer: "Hollywood Swinging")
 2005 Havoc (writer: "I Got 5 on It")
 2005 Be Cool (writer: "Hollywood Swingin'")
 2005/I Hitch (writer: "Never Gonna Let You Go (She's a Keepa)")
 2005 Inside Deep Throat (Documentary) (writer: "Jungle Boogie" - as C. Smith)
 2004 Grand Theft Auto: San Andreas (Video Game) (writer: "Hollywood Swingin'" - as Clades E. Smith)
 2004 Idool 2004 (TV Series) (writer - 1 episode)
- Liveshow 2 - Disco (2004) ... (writer: "Fresh")
 2004 Idol (TV Series) (writer - 1 episode)
- Min Idol (2004) ... (writer: "Celebration")
 2004 Doc Martin (TV Series) (writer - 1 episode)
- The Portwenn Effect (2004) ... (writer: "Celebration" - uncredited)
 2004 Shark Tale (writer: "Ladies Night")
 2004 Mr 3000 (writer: "Jungle Boogie")
 2004 The Cookout (writer: "Summer Madness", "Jungle Boogie") / (writer: "Summertime" - as Claydes Eugen Smith)
 2004 Cesko hledá SuperStar (TV Series) (writer - 1 episode)
- Velké finále (2004) ... (writer: "Ladies' Night")
 2004 Late Night with Conan O'Brien (TV Series) (writer - 1 episode)
- Episode #11.129 (2004) ... (writer: "Jungle Boogie" - uncredited)
 2003-2004 Idols! (TV Series) (writer - 2 episodes)
- Liveshow #4 - Disco (2004) ... (writer: "Fresh")
- Liveshow #8 - Kandidatenkeuze (2003) ... (writer: "Celebration")
 2004 Deutschland sucht den Superstar (TV Series) (writer - 1 episode)
- Celebration Live (2004) ... (writer: "Ladies Night")
 2004 EuroTrip (writer: "Horndog")
 2004 Confessions of a Teenage Drama Queen (writer: "Ladies Night")
 2004 Idol (TV Series) (writer - 1 episode)
- Top 9 - Disco Hits (2004) ... (writer: "Celebration")
 2004 The Lion King 1 1/2 (Video) (writer: "Jungle Boogie")
 2004 You Got Served (writer: "Summer Madness", "Pump It Up")
 1995-2003 Top of the Pops (TV Series) (writer - 3 episodes)
- Episode dated 19 December 2003 (2003) ... (writer: "Ladies Night")
- Episode dated 15 February 1996 (1996) ... (writer: "I Got 5 on It")
- Episode dated 31 August 1995 (1995) ... (writer: "Something For Da Honeyz")
 2003 GMTV (TV Series) (writer - 1 episode)
- Episode dated 15 December 2003 (2003) ... (writer: "Ladies Night" - uncredited)
 2003 Karaoke Revolution (Video Game) ("Ladies Night")
 2003 Pop Idol (TV Series) (writer - 1 episode)
- Live Show 2: Your Birth Year (2003) ... (writer: "Celebration")
 2003 I Love the '70s (TV Series documentary) (writer - 1 episode)
- 1973 (2003) ... (writer: "Jungle Boogie")
 2003 Liquid Assets (TV Series documentary) (writer - 1 episode)
- Kylie's Millions (2003) ... (writer: "Celebration" - uncredited)
 2003 2 Fast 2 Furious (writer: "Pump It Up")
 2003 Malcolm in the Middle (TV Series) (writer - 1 episode)
- Baby: Part 1 (2003) ... (writer: "Celebration")
 2003 American Idol (TV Series) (writer - 1 episode)
- You Kids Be Good! (2003) ... (writer: "Celebration")
 2003 Hal and Stan (Video short) (writer: "Summer Madness")
 2003 View from the Top (writer: "Celebration")
 2003 Idol (TV Series) (writer - 1 episode)
- Episode #2.15 (2003) ... (writer: "Joanna")
 2002 I Love the '80s (TV Series documentary) (writer - 1 episode)
- 1981 (2002) ... (writer: "Celebration')
 2002 Dark Blue (writer: "Ain't 2 Proud 2 Beg")
 2002 Grand Theft Auto: Vice City (Video Game) (writer: "Summer Madness" - as C.E. Smith)
 2001-2002 Phoenix Nights (TV Series) (writer - 3 episodes)
- Episode #2.5 (2002) ... (writer: "Ladies' Night" - uncredited)
- Episode #2.1 (2002) ... (writer: "Celebration" - uncredited)
- Episode #1.6 (2001) ... (writer: "Celebration" - uncredited)
 2002 Undercover Brother (writer: "Jungle Boogie", "Ladies Night")
 2002 24 (TV Series) (writer - 1 episode)
- 9:00 p.m.-10:00 p.m. (2002) ... (writer: "Celebration" - uncredited)
 2002 Just Can't Get Enough (writer: "Ladies Night")
 2002 Sorority Boys (writer: "Ladies Night", "Boogie Band")
 2002 Abandon (writer: "Get Down On It")
 2001 Bring It On (TV Series documentary) (writer - 1 episode)
- Cruise (2001) ... (writer: "Ladies Night" - uncredited)
 2001 Legally Blonde (writer: "Get Down on It")
 2001 Baby Boy (writer: "Summer Madness")
 2001 Samantha Mumba and Aaron Carter in Concert (TV Special) (writer: "Baby Come On Over")
 2001 Scratch (Documentary) (writer: "Doo Bop Song", "Summer Madness")
 2000 Little Nicky (writer: "Ladies Night")
 2000 The West Wing (TV Series) (writer - 1 episode)
- In the Shadow of Two Gunmen: Part II (2000) ... (writer: "Celebration")
 2000 Me, Myself & Irene (writer: "Celebration")
 2000 House! (writer: "Celebration")
 2000 The '70s (TV Movie) (writer: "Celebration" - uncredited)
 2000 Ready to Rumble (writer: "Jungle Boogie" - as Cloydes Smith)
 2000 Up, Up, and Away! (TV Movie) (writer: "If You Wanna Dance" - as C. Smith)
 1999 The Hurricane (writer: "Get Down on It" - as Charles Smith)
 1999 Third World Cop (writer: "Dungle Boogie" - as C. Smith)
 1999 The Match (writer: "Celebration")
 1999 Love Stinks (writer: "Jungle Boogie")
 1999 Muppets from Space (writer: "Celebration")
 1999 Queer as Folk (TV Series) (writer - 1 episode)
- Episode #1.7 (1999) ... (writer: "Celebration" - as C. Smith)
 1999 200 Cigarettes (as Charles Smith, "Get Down on It", "Ladies Night")
 1998 Ivory Tower (writer: "Celebration" - as C. Smith)
 1998 The Wedding Singer (writer: "Ladies Night")
 1997 Good Burger ("Celebration")
 1997 Nothing to Lose (writer: "Not Tonight (Remix)")
 1997 Men in Black (writer: "We Just Wanna Party with You")
 1997 Out to Sea (writer: "Celebration")
 1996 The Nutty Professor (writer: "Somethin' for Da Honeyz")
 1996 A Thin Line Between Love and Hate (writer: "It's Ladies Night At Chocolate City" - as C. Smith)
 1996 Sounds of the Eighties (TV Series) (writer - 1 episode)
- Episode #1.3 (1996) ... (writer: "Celebration")
 1995 Nick of Time (writer: "Celebration")
 1995 The Nanny (TV Series) (writer - 1 episode)
- Val's Apartment (1995) ... (writer: "Celebration" - uncredited)
 1995 Mickey's Fun Songs: Beach Party at Walt Disney World (Video) (lyrics: "Celebration") / (music: "Celebration")
 1994 Janet Jackson Feat. MC Lyte: You Want This (Video short) (writer: "You Want This")
 1994 Pulp Fiction (writer: "Jungle Boogie")
 1992-1993 Mystery Science Theater 3000 (TV Series) (writer - 2 episodes)
- I Accuse My Parents (1993) ... (writer: "Ladies' Night" - uncredited)
- The Killer Shrews (1992) ... (writer: "Ladies' Night" - uncredited)
 1993 Who's the Man? (writer: "What's Next on the Menu?" - as C. Smith)
 1992 What's Up Doc? (TV Series) (writer - 1 episode)
- Episode #1.12 (1992) ... (writer: "Celebration" - uncredited)
 1991 Quantum Leap (TV Series) (writer - 1 episode)
- Private Dancer - October 6, 1979 (1991) ... (writer: "Ladies' Night" - uncredited)
 1987 Punky Brewster (TV Series) (writer - 1 episode)
- The Matchmaker (1987) ... (writer: "Celebration" - uncredited)
 1986 Die Wicherts von nebenan (TV Series) (writer - 1 episode)
- Hannelore's Mahagoni (1986) ... (writer: "Cherish", "Fresh" - uncredited)
 1984 Emu's All Live Pink Windmill Show (TV Series) (writer - 1 episode)
- Emu at Christmas (1984) ... (writer: "Celebration" - uncredited)
 1982 Solid Gold (TV Series) (writer - 1 episode)
- Marilyn McCoo and Shaun Cassidy (1982) ... (writer: "Get Down on It")
 1981-1982 WKRP in Cincinnati (TV Series) (writer - 2 episodes)
- Circumstantial Evidence (1982) ... (writer: "Take My Heart (You Can Have It If You Want It)")
- An Explosive Affair: Part 2 (1981) ... (writer: "Celebration")
  CHiPs (TV Series) (lyrics - 1 episode, 1982) (music - 1 episode, 1982)
- Battle of the Bands (1982) ... (lyrics: "Celebration") / (music: "Celebration")
 1981 The Price Is Right (TV Series) (writer - 1 episode)
- Episode #10.29 (1981) ... (writer: "Celebration")
 1980 New American Bandstand 1965 (TV Series) (writer - 1 episode)
- Episode #23.18 (1980) ... (writer: "Ladies Night", "Too Hot")
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