Flashback: The History of UK Black Music (2016)

'Flashback: The History of UK Black Music'. The project covers a wide range of musical genres, spanning the 20th century, including jazz, soul, funk, reggae, ska, 2-tone. The project is the... See full summary »

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Leee John

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Leee John
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Credited cast:
Eddie Amoo Eddie Amoo ... Himself - singer The Real Thing
Apache Indian Apache Indian ... Himself - Apache Indian singer
Nat Augustin Nat Augustin ... Himself - singer
Jazzie B Jazzie B ... Himself - singer Soul 2 Soul
Madeline Bell Madeline Bell ... Herself - singer
Biddu Biddu ... Himself - music producer
Pauline Black Pauline Black ... Herself - singer
Maunick Jean-Paul Bluey Maunick Jean-Paul Bluey ... Himself - guitarist Incognito
Dennis Bovell Dennis Bovell ... Himself - singer Matumbi
Dave Brown Dave Brown ... Himself - DJ Solar Radio
Miquel Brown Miquel Brown ... Herself - singer
Ali Campbell Ali Campbell ... Himself - singer UB40
Roy Carter Roy Carter ... Himself - guitarist Heatwave
Clem Curtis Clem Curtis ... Himself - singer The Foundations
Jeffrey Daniel Jeffrey Daniel ... Himself - singer Shalamar
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'Flashback: The History of UK Black Music'. The project covers a wide range of musical genres, spanning the 20th century, including jazz, soul, funk, reggae, ska, 2-tone. The project is the story of people's lives and experiences in the UK, working in the music/entertainment industry as a black person, what prejudices they faced, the social, political and cultural changes that Britain underwent in the 20th century and how the music brought together people and communities of different backgrounds. Featuring over 80 interviews with leading international musical artists, producers and DJ's. Key contributors include: Eddy Grant, Ruby Turner, Trevor Nelson, Jazzie B (Soul 2 Soul), Kenny Lynch, Beverley Knight, Neville Staple (The Specials), Norman Jay, David Grant (Lynx) and many, many more... These insightful and entertaining interviews are mixed with exciting archive footage and images and of course the timeless music. Written by Chris Burton

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UK

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English

Release Date:

25 May 2016 (UK) See more »

Filming Locations:

London, England, UK

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£750,000 (estimated)
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Would love to see this ......
4 September 2018 | by c-richards650See all my reviews

...... does anyone know when it's going to FINALLY get an air date? Come on Leee enquiring minds NEED to know.


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