Youssou N'Dour

Soundtrack | Actor | Composer
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KNOWN FOR 
Judge Dredd (1995) | Alone in the Dark (2005) | Amazing Grace (2006)
AKA 
Youssou Ndour
BORN 
Oct 1, 1959 (age 58)

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Past Film & Video (27 titles)YEARBUDGETUS Gross / WORLDWIDE
  • Primary photo for HumanHuman Vocals  Less 2015
  • Primary photo for VirungaVirunga Performer ("We Will Not Go")  Less 2014
  • Primary photo for The Children's RepublicThe Children's Republic Composer  Less 2012
  • Primary photo for BébéBébé (Short) Composer (original music by), Original Version  Less 2009 €15K
  • Primary photo for Billo il grand dakhaarBillo il grand dakhaar Composer, Co-Producer, Performer ("Borom Gal" (AKA "Er Barcarolo Romano))  Less 2007
  • Primary photo for Return to GoréeReturn to Gorée Himself, Composer  Less 2007
  • Primary photo for Amazing GraceAmazing Grace Olaudah Equiano  Less 2006 $21MM / $27MM
  • Primary photo for Kirikou and the Wild BeastsKirikou and the Wild Beasts Songs By, Music ("Kirikou et les betes sauvages"), Performer ("L'Enfant nu, l'enfant noir")  Less 2005
  • Primary photo for Alone in the DarkAlone in the Dark Performer ("Seven Seconds"), Writer ("Seven Seconds")  Less 2005 $20MM $5.2MM / —
  • Primary photo for Peter Gabriel: PlayPeter Gabriel: Play (Video) Himself (segment "Shaking the Tree") (archive footage), Composer (song "Shaking The Trees")  Less 2004
  • Primary photo for The PharmacistThe Pharmacist Playback Singer  Less 2003 €5.5MM
  • Primary photo for The Wild Thornberrys MovieThe Wild Thornberrys Movie Soundtrack ("This Dream", "Don't Walk Away", "Shaking the Tree (02 Remix)"), Courtesy ("This Dream", "Don't Walk Away"), Performer ("This Dream", "Don't Walk Away", "Shaking the Tree (02 Remix)")  Less 2002 $25MM $40MM / $21MM
  • Primary photo for The Price of ForgivenessThe Price of Forgiveness Composer  Less 2001
  • Primary photo for NordrandNordrand Performer ("Seven Seconds"), Writer ("Seven Seconds")  Less 1999
  • Primary photo for Kirikou and the SorceressKirikou and the Sorceress Composer (original music), Writer ("Kirikou")  Less 1998 €3.8MM
  • Primary photo for Woubi CheriWoubi Cheri Performer ("Tourista"), Writer ("Tourista")  Less 1998
  • Primary photo for BulworthBulworth Performer ("How Come"), Writer ("How Come") (as Y. N'Dour)  Less 1998 $30MM $27MM / —
  • Primary photo for Women's Day: The Making of a BillWomen's Day: The Making of a Bill (Short) Composer  Less 1998
  • Primary photo for Jungle 2 JungleJungle 2 Jungle Performer ("Shaking The Tree (Jungle Version)"), Writer ("Shaking The Tree (Jungle Version)")  Less 1997 $32MM $60MM / —
  • Primary photo for Judge DreddJudge Dredd Performer ("You Come Closer"), Writer ("You Come Closer")  Less 1995 $70MM $35MM / $113MM
  • Primary photo for Youssou N'Dour & Neneh Cherry: 7 SecondsYoussou N'Dour & Neneh Cherry: 7 Seconds (Video) Actor  Less 1994
  • Primary photo for Picc miPicc mi (Short) Actor  Less 1992
  • Primary photo for Peter Gabriel & Youssou N'Dour: Shaking the TreePeter Gabriel & Youssou N'Dour: Shaking the Tree (Video) Actor  Less 1990
  • Primary photo for The Last Temptation of ChristThe Last Temptation of Christ Musician (Senegalese voices)  Less 1988 $7MM $7.6MM / —
  • Primary photo for High SeasonHigh Season Soundtrack ("IMMIGRES - BITIM REW"), Writer ("IMMIGRES - BITIM REW")  Less 1987 $1.1MM / —
  • Primary photo for Black Mic MacBlack Mic Mac Writer ("Immigres")  Less 1986
  • Primary photo for XalaXala Star Band de Dakar (uncredited)  Less 1975
Past Television (7 titles)YEAREPISODE COUNT
  • Primary photo for A-Z of World MusicA-Z of World Music (TV Movie) Actor  Less 2013
  • Primary photo for Youssou N'Dour: Voice of AfricaYoussou N'Dour: Voice of Africa (TV Movie) Actor  Less 2013
  • Primary photo for La tele de tu vidaLa tele de tu vida (TV Series) Himself (2 episodes, 2007), Writer ("7 Seconds") (1 episode, 2007), Performer ("In Your Eyes") (1 episode, 2007), Performer ("7 Seconds") (1 episode, 2007)  Less 2007 2
    • Episode #1.26 (Jul 6, 2007) Himself (archive footage), Performer ("In Your Eyes")  Less
    • Episode #1.11 (Mar 23, 2007) Himself (archive footage), Performer ("7 Seconds"), Writer ("7 Seconds")  Less
  • Primary photo for Slovensko hladá SuperStarSlovensko hladá SuperStar (TV Series) Writer ("7 Seconds") (1 episode, 2005)  Less 2005 1
  • Primary photo for SkeppsholmenSkeppsholmen (TV Series) Performer ("Sama guent guii") (1 episode, 2003)  Less 2003 1
    • Episode #2.13 (May 8, 2003) Performer ("Sama guent guii")  Less
  • Primary photo for Top of the PopsTop of the Pops (TV Series) Writer ("7 Seconds") (1 episode, 1994), Himself (1 episode, 1994), Performer ("7 Seconds") (1 episode, 1994)  Less 1994 1
    • Episode dated 18 August 1994 (Aug 18, 1994) Himself, Performer ("7 Seconds"), Writer ("7 Seconds")  Less
  • Primary photo for Peter Gabriel's Secret WorldPeter Gabriel's Secret World (TV Movie) Writer ("Shaking The Tree")  Less 1994
Self (50 titles)YEARBUDGETUS Gross / WORLDWIDE
  • Primary photo for TaratataTaratata (TV Series) Himself (6 episodes, 1994)  Less 1994–2016
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  • Primary photo for Même le dimancheMême le dimanche (TV Series) Himself (1 episode, 2016)  Less 2016
  • Primary photo for L'invitéL'invité (TV Series) Himself (10 episodes, 2002)  Less 2002–2016
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  • Primary photo for Le grand journal de Canal+Le grand journal de Canal+ (TV Series) Himself (1 episode, 2016)  Less 2016
  • Primary photo for Le gros journalLe gros journal (TV Series) Himself (1 episode, 2016)  Less 2016
  • Primary photo for C à vousC à vous (TV Series) Himself (1 episode, 2016)  Less 2016
  • Primary photo for Thé ou caféThé ou café (TV Series) Himself (3 episodes, 2000)  Less 2000–2013
  • Primary photo for Peter Gabriel: Live in Athens 1987Peter Gabriel: Live in Athens 1987 Himself  Less 2013
  • Primary photo for The Real World of Peter GabrielThe Real World of Peter Gabriel (TV Movie) Himself (uncredited)  Less 2009
  • Primary photo for 88 Himself  Less 2008 €4MM
  • Primary photo for Youssou Ndour: I Bring What I LoveYoussou Ndour: I Bring What I Love Himself (as Youssou Ndour)  Less 2008 $167K / —
  • Primary photo for Quelli che... il calcioQuelli che... il calcio (TV Series) Himself (1 episode, 2008)  Less 2008
  • Primary photo for How Sweet the Sound: The Story of Amazing GraceHow Sweet the Sound: The Story of Amazing Grace (Video) Himself  Less 2007
  • Primary photo for Els matins a TV3Els matins a TV3 (TV Series) Himself (1 episode, 2007)  Less 2007
  • Primary photo for Canto per CheikhCanto per Cheikh (Short) Himself  Less 2006 €60K
  • Primary photo for Oi mousikoi tou kosmou - Ihoi tis polisOi mousikoi tou kosmou - Ihoi tis polis (TV Series) Himself (1 episode, 2006)  Less 2006
  • Primary photo for The 100 Greatest Family FilmsThe 100 Greatest Family Films (TV Movie) Himself  Less 2005
  • Primary photo for Sufi Soul: The Mystic Music of IslamSufi Soul: The Mystic Music of Islam (TV Movie) Himself - Singer  Less 2005
  • Primary photo for The Work of Director Stéphane SednaouiThe Work of Director Stéphane Sednaoui (Video) Himself (segment "Seven Seconds")  Less 2005
  • Primary photo for Live 8Live 8 (TV Special) Himself  Less 2005
  • Primary photo for Campus, le magazine de l'écritCampus, le magazine de l'écrit (TV Series) Himself (1 episode, 2005)  Less 2005
  • Primary photo for Vivement dimancheVivement dimanche (TV Series) Himself (2 episodes, 2002)  Less 2002–2004
  • Primary photo for Midnight SunMidnight Sun (TV Movie) Himself - Singer  Less 2004 CAD 2.5MM
  • Primary photo for Get Up, Stand UpGet Up, Stand Up (TV Series) Himself - Interviewee (1 episode, 2003)  Less 2003
  • Primary photo for A Day in the Life of Youssou N'DourA Day in the Life of Youssou N'Dour (Video) Himself  Less 2003
  • Primary photo for Élection de Miss FranceÉlection de Miss France (TV Series) Himself (1 episode, 2002)  Less 2002
  • Primary photo for Later... With Jools HollandLater... With Jools Holland (TV Series) Himself (3 episodes, 1994)  Less 1994–2002
  • Primary photo for Hyper showHyper show (TV Series) Himself (1 episode, 2002)  Less 2002
  • Primary photo for Nobel Peace Prize ConcertNobel Peace Prize Concert (TV Special) Himself  Less 2001
  • Primary photo for Bridges of HopeBridges of Hope (TV Series) Himself  Less 2001
  • Primary photo for Late Show with David LettermanLate Show with David Letterman (TV Series) Himself - Musical Guest (1 episode, 2001)  Less 2001
    • Episode #8.165 (Jul 18, 2001) Himself - Musical Guest  Less
  • Primary photo for Victoires de la musiqueVictoires de la musique (TV Series) Himself (1 episode, 2000)  Less 2000
  • Primary photo for Nobel Peace Prize ConcertNobel Peace Prize Concert (TV Movie) Himself  Less 1997
  • Primary photo for La nuit des stars à Monte CarloLa nuit des stars à Monte Carlo (TV Movie) Himself  Less 1995
  • Primary photo for MTV Europe Music Awards 1994MTV Europe Music Awards 1994 (TV Special) Himself  Less 1994
  • Primary photo for Spirit, Show and SongsSpirit, Show and Songs (TV Movie) Himself  Less 1994
  • Primary photo for Top of the PopsTop of the Pops (TV Series) Himself (2 episodes, 1994)  Less 1994
  • Primary photo for You, Africa!You, Africa! (Short) Himself  Less 1994
  • Primary photo for Lest We ForgetLest We Forget Himself (segment "Pour Augustine Eke, Nigeria") (as Youssou Ndour)  Less 1991
  • Primary photo for PoVPoV (Video) Himself - Special Guest  Less 1990
  • Primary photo for Youssou N'Dour: Japan Tour '90Youssou N'Dour: Japan Tour '90 (TV Movie) Himself  Less 1990
  • Primary photo for Nelson Mandela: An International Tribute for a Free South AfricaNelson Mandela: An International Tribute for a Free South Africa (TV Movie) Himself  Less 1990 $20MM
  • Primary photo for Champs-ElyséesChamps-Elysées (TV Series) Himself (1 episode, 1990)  Less 1990
  • Primary photo for Pero ¿esto qué es?Pero ¿esto qué es? (TV Series) Himself - Musical Guest (1 episode, 1989)  Less 1989
  • Primary photo for De muziek van West-Afrika - Afrika muziekspecialDe muziek van West-Afrika - Afrika muziekspecial (TV Movie) Himself  Less 1989
  • Primary photo for KippevelKippevel (TV Series) Himself (1 episode, 1989)  Less 1989
  • Primary photo for The Ghost of Faffner HallThe Ghost of Faffner Hall (TV Series) Himself (1 episode, 1989)  Less 1989
  • Primary photo for Freedomfest: Nelson Mandela's 70th Birthday CelebratationFreedomfest: Nelson Mandela's 70th Birthday Celebratation (TV Special) Himself  Less 1988
  • Primary photo for The Secret Policeman's Third BallThe Secret Policeman's Third Ball Himself  Less 1987
  • Primary photo for The Day of Five BillionThe Day of Five Billion (TV Movie) Himself  Less 1987 $500K
Archive Footage (6 titles)YEARBUDGETUS Gross / WORLDWIDE
  • Primary photo for That's So...That's So... (TV Series) Himself (1 episode, 2016)  Less 2016
    • 1994 (Apr 1, 2016) Himself (archive footage)  Less
  • Primary photo for Els dies clauEls dies clau (TV Series) Himself (1 episode, 2015)  Less 2015
  • Primary photo for Africa Straight UpAfrica Straight Up (Short) Himself (archive footage)  Less 2012
  • Primary photo for La tele de tu vidaLa tele de tu vida (TV Series) Himself (2 episodes, 2007)  Less 2007
    • Episode #1.26 (Jul 6, 2007) Himself (archive footage)  Less
    • Episode #1.11 (Mar 23, 2007) Himself (archive footage)  Less
  • Primary photo for The African Rock 'n' Roll YearsThe African Rock 'n' Roll Years (TV Series) Himself  Less 2006– 
  • Primary photo for 80s80s (TV Series) Himself (1 episode, 2005)  Less 2005
    • Episode #1.6 (Nov 2, 2005) Himself (archive footage)  Less

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