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Percy Mayfield (1920–1984)

R&B singer/songwriter Percy Mayfield was born August 21, 1920 in Minden, Louisiana. His mother was a singer. Percy showed a real talent for poetry as a youth; this naturally led to him writing and singing his own songs. Mayfield started his musical career performing in Texas. He moved to Los Angeles, California in 1941 and lived with his sister ... See full bio »

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  Bosch (TV Series) (performer - 1 episode, 2016) (writer - 1 episode, 2016)
- Queen of Martyrs (2016) ... (performer: "It's Good To See You Baby" - uncredited) / (writer: "It's Good To See You Baby" - uncredited)
 2016 Zoolander 2 (writer: "Hit The Road Jack")
 2016 Deadpool (writer: "Hit The Road Jack")
 2015 Bridge of Spies (writer: "Please Send Me Someone to Love")
 2015 The Voice (TV Series) (writer - 1 episode)
- The Blind Auditions, Part 3 (2015) ... (writer: "Hit the Road Jack")
 2015 Hiding (TV Series) (writer - 8 episodes)
- Episode #1.8 (2015) ... (writer: "Hit the Road Jack")
- Episode #1.7 (2015) ... (writer: "Hit the Road Jack")
- Episode #1.6 (2015) ... (writer: "Hit the Road Jack")
- Episode #1.5 (2015) ... (writer: "Hit the Road Jack")
- Episode #1.4 (2015) ... (writer: "Hit the Road Jack")
 2014 Get on Up (performer: "Half Awake") / (writer: "Half Awake")
 2014 Svédská trojka (TV Series) (writer - 1 episode)
- Cigán Pocítá! (2014) ... (writer: "Hit the Road Jack")
 2013 Monica Z (music: "Hit The Road Jack" - as Mayfield)
 2013 Dancing with the Stars (TV Series) (writer - 1 episode)
- Week 8: Trio Dance (2013) ... (writer: "Hit the Road Jack")
 2012 Person of Interest (TV Series) (writer - 1 episode)
- The High Road (2012) ... (writer: "It Serves You Right To Suffer")
 2012 Criança Esperança 2012 (TV Special) (writer: "Ponta de Lança Africano (Umbabarauma) / Hit the Road Jack / Superstition / Black or White")
 2012 True Blood (TV Series) (performer - 1 episode)
- Hopeless (2012) ... (performer: "Hopeless" - uncredited)
 2012 The Voice UK (TV Series) (writer - 1 episode)
- Live Show 3 (2012) ... (writer: "Hit the Road Jack")
 2012 Winning Streak (writer: "Hit the Road Jack")
 2011 The Tonight Show with Jay Leno (TV Series) (music - 1 episode)
- Episode #19.199 (2011) ... (music: "Hit the Road Jack" - uncredited)
 2011 So You Think You Can Dance (TV Series) (writer - 1 episode)
- Top 16 Perform (2011) ... (writer: "Hit the Road, Jack")
 2011 Harry's Law (TV Series) (writer - 1 episode)
- Pilot (2011) ... (writer: "Hit the Road Jack")
 2010 Infidels (TV Series) (writer - 1 episode)
- Episode #2.4 (2010) ... (writer: "Hit the Road Jack" - uncredited)
 2010 Two and a Half Men (TV Series) (writer - 1 episode)
- A Bottle of Wine and a Jackhammer (2010) ... (writer: "Hit The Road Jack" - uncredited)
 2010 Escape from New Jersey (writer: "Hit the Road Jack" - uncredited)
 2009 Morgenmagazin (TV Series) (writer - 1 episode)
- Episode dated 15 October 2009 (2009) ... (writer: "Hit The Road Jack")
 2008 Labou (Video) (writer: "Hit The Road Jack")
 2007 It Takes Two (TV Series) (writer - 2 episodes)
- Series 2 Grand Final (2007) ... (writer: "Hit the Road Jack")
- Episode #2.4 (2007) ... (writer: "Hit the Road Jack")
 2006 Failure to Launch (writer: "Hit the Road, Jack")
 2006 Kupetzky (TV Series) (writer - 1 episode)
- Kupetzky hat Schicht (2006) ... (writer: "Stranger In My Own Home Town" - uncredited)
 2004/I Ray (writer: "Hit the Road Jack")
 2004 Super Idol (TV Series) (writer - 1 episode)
- Episode #1.6 (2004) ... (writer: "Hit the Road Jack")
 2004 Ella Enchanted (writer: "Hit the Road Jack")
 2004 Deutschland sucht den Superstar (TV Series) (writer - 1 episode)
- Mottoshow #6 - Big Band (2004) ... (writer: "Hit the Road Jack")
 2003 Australian Idol (TV Series) (writer - 1 episode)
- Top 4 Performance Show: Big Band (2003) ... (writer: "Hit the Road Jack")
 2003 Live and Swingin': The Ultimate Rat Pack Collection (Video documentary) (writer: "Hit the Road, Jack")
 2003 Kubanacan (TV Series) (writer: "Hit the road Jack")
 2001 What's the Worst That Could Happen? (writer: "Hit The Road Jo")
 2000 Space Cowboys (writer: "HIT THE ROAD, JACK")
 1999 The Bachelor (writer: "Hit the Road Jack")
 1998 Hollyweird (TV Movie) ("Hit the Road Jack")
 1997 My Son the Fanatic (performer: "Please Send Me Someone To Love") / (writer: "Please Send Me Someone To Love")
 1997 Bat Yam - New York (TV Series) (writer - 1 episode)
- Bat Yamim Bi-New York (1997) ... (writer: "Hit the Road Jack" - uncredited)
 1995 Grumpier Old Men (writer: "Hit The Road Jack")
 1995 Man of the House (writer: "Hit The Road Jack")
 1994 Speechless (writer: "Hit the Road Jack")
 1994 Tohuwabohu (TV Series) (writer - 3 episodes)
- Episode #4.4 (1994) ... (writer: "Hit The Road Jack" - uncredited)
- Seite 17 (1994) ... (writer: "Hit The Road Jack" - uncredited)
- Episode #4.2 (1994) ... (writer: "Hit The Road Jack" - uncredited)
 1993 Philadelphia (writer: "Please Send Me Someone To Love")
 1991 The Fisher King (writer: "Hit The Road Jack")
 1990 Cadillac Man (writer: "HIT THE ROAD JACK")
 1989 The Delinquents (writer: "Please Send Me Someone To Love")
 1989 The Dream Team (writer: "HIT THE ROAD JACK")
 1989 Lean on Me (writer: "HIT THE ROAD, JACK")
 1987 Moonlighting (TV Series) (writer - 1 episode)
- A Trip to the Moon (1987) ... (writer: "Hit the Road Jack (Dave)")
 1985 Blue Money (TV Movie) (writer: "Hit the Road, Jack")
 1981 Four Friends (lyrics: "Hit The Road Jack") / (music: "Hit The Road Jack")
 1980 Cheech and Chong's Next Movie (writer: "Hit The Road Jack")
 1979 Mork & Mindy (TV Series) (writer - 1 episode)
- Mork's Night Out (1979) ... (writer: "Hit the Road, Jack")
 1977 Saturday Night Live (TV Series) (1 episode)
- Ray Charles (1977) ... ("What'd I Say")
 1974-1975 The Ernie Sigley Show (TV Series) (writer - 2 episodes)
- Episode dated 20 March 1975 (1975) ... (writer: "Hit the Road Jack")
- Episode dated 21 February 1974 (1974) ... (writer: "Hit the Road Jack")
 1973 The Graham Kennedy Show (TV Series) (writer - 2 episodes)
- Episode dated 14 June 1973 (1973) ... (writer: "Hit the Road Jack")
- Episode dated 13 February 1973 (1973) ... (writer: "Hit the Road Jack")
 1971 Two-Lane Blacktop (writer: "Hit the Road Jack" - uncredited)
 1966 Where the Action Is (TV Series) (writer - 1 episode)
- Episode dated 26 September 1966 (1966) ... (writer: "Hit the Road, Jack")
 1965 Shindig! (TV Series) (writer - 1 episode)
- Episode #1.36 (1965) ... (writer: "Hit the Road, Jack")
 1965 Ballad in Blue (writer: "Hit The Road Jack" - uncredited)
 1964 Scorpio Rising (Short) (writer: "Hit the Road Jack" - uncredited)
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Single: "Two Years of Torture" (Swing Time) See more »
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Personal Quote:

I'm a poet and my gift is love.

Star Sign:

Leo

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