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Rodriguez (VIII)

Rodriguez was born on July 10, 1942 in Detroit, Michigan, USA as Sixto Diaz Rodriguez. See full bio »
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Searching for Sugar Man
Searching for Sugar Man Music Department
Candy Soundtrack
The Gambler
The Gambler Soundtrack
Les petits mouchoirs


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 2014/III The Gambler (performer: "Crucify Your Mind' - as Sixto Rodriguez) / (writer: "Crucify Your Mind' - as Sixto Diaz Rodriguez)
 2013/II Drift (performer: "Only Good for Conversation" - as Sixto Rodriguez) / (writer: "Only Good for Conversation" - as Sixto Rodriguez)
  The Tonight Show with Jay Leno (TV Series) (performer - 1 episode, 2013) (writer - 1 episode, 2013)
- Ben Affleck/Kristen Bell/Rodriguez (2013) ... (performer: "Can't Get Away" - uncredited) / (writer: "Can't Get Away" - uncredited)
 2012 Late Show with David Letterman (TV Series) (performer - 1 episode)
- Episode #19.174 (2012) ... (performer: "Crucify Your Mind")
 2012 Searching for Sugar Man (Documentary) (writer: "Sugar Man", "Crucify Your Mind", "Cause", "I Wonder", "Jane S. Piddy", "This Is Not A Song, It's An Outburst: Or, The Establishment Blues", "Can't Get Away", "I Think of You", "Inner City Blues", "Sandrevan Lullaby - Lifestyles", "Street Boy", "A Most Disgusting Song", "Forget It", "I'll Slip Away" - as Sixto Rodriguez)
 2010 Les petits mouchoirs (performer: "Crucify Your Mind") / (writer: "Crucify Your Mind")
 2007 The Home Song Stories (writer: "I Think of You")
 2006 Candy (performer: "Sugar Man") / (writer: "Sugar Man")
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 2010 Rodríguez
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 2012 Searching for Sugar Man (Documentary) (original songs - as Sixto Rodriguez)
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 2012 Searching for Sugar Man (Documentary) (stills archive - as Sixto Rodriguez)
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 2013 A Conversation with the Filmmaker: Malik Bendjelloul (Documentary short)
 2013 The Tonight Show with Jay Leno (TV Series)
Himself - Musical Guest
- Ben Affleck/Kristen Bell/Rodriguez (2013) ... Himself - Musical Guest
 2012 60 Minutes (TV Series documentary)
Himself (segment "Rodriguez")
- Huawei/Sticker Shock/Rodriguez (2012) ... Himself (segment "Rodriguez")
 2012 Big Morning Buzz Live (TV Series)
 2012 Late Show with David Letterman (TV Series)
Himself - Musical Guest
- Episode dated 14 August 2012 (2012) ... Himself - Musical Guest
- Episode #19.174 (2012) ... Himself - Musical Guest
 2012 Searching for Sugar Man (Documentary)
Himself (as Sixto Rodriguez)
 1998 Glastonbury Festival (TV Series)
- 2013 ... Himself
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 2012 60 Minutes (TV Series documentary)
Himself (segment "Rodriguez")
- The Year of Adele/Rodriguez/Taylor Swift (2012) ... Himself (segment "Rodriguez")

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Alternate Names:

Sixto Rodriguez

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I live below my means. I think that's a good discipline because you never can tell. I'm not an ascetic. I just think that's wiser. See more »


He graduated from Wayne State University in 1981 with a BA in Philosophy. See more »

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