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Yusef Lateef (1920–2013)

Yusef Lateef was born on October 9, 1920 in Chattanooga, Tennessee, USA as William Emanuel Huddleston. He was married to Ayesha and Tahira. He died on December 23, 2013 in Shutesbury, Massachusetts, USA. See full bio »

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Selma Soundtrack
Constellation Soundtrack
Merton Soundtrack


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 2016 Who's Doing the Dishes? (TV Series) (writer - 1 episode)
- Charlotte Hawkins (2016) ... (writer: "I Love My Dog" - uncredited)
 2014 Selma (performer: "Bamboo Flute Blues") / (writer: "Bamboo Flute Blues")
 2013 Solipsism (Short) (performer: "Russell and Eliot") / (writer: "Russell and Eliot")
 2011 Sing Your Song (Documentary) (performer: "Bamboo Flute Blues", "Medula Sonata") / (writer: "Bamboo Flute Blues", "Medula Sonata")
 2005 Constellation (performer: "Don't Blame Me")
 2002 Comedian (Documentary) (performer: "Revelation" - as Yusef Lateef)
 1984 Merton ("Utopia", "Raisins and Almonds")
 1964 NDR Jazz Workshops (TV Series) (writer - 1 episode)
- No. 36 (1964) ... (writer: "Revelation")
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 2005 Brother Yusef (Documentary)
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 2005 Brother Yusef (Documentary)
 1973 Flipside (TV Series documentary)
- Episode dated 7 July 1973 (1973) ... Himself
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 2014 The 56th Annual Grammy Awards (TV Special)
Himself - Jazz Saxophonist / Flutist / Composer (In Memoriam)

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Other Works:

CD: "Nocturnes" (Columbia) See more »

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Latterly taught music and worked as a writer and painter. See more »

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