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Soul Deep: The Story of Black Popular Music (2005– )

TV Series | 360 min | Documentary, Music


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106 cast members
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Colin Salmon
Narrator Narrator   See fewer
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6
James Brown
Himself Himself   See fewer
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2
Solomon Burke
Himself Himself   See fewer
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2
Jerry Butler
Himself / Himself - Singer Himself / Himself - Singer   See fewer
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2
Gerald Early
Himself Himself   See fewer
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2
Peter Guralnick
Himself / Himself - Music Writer Himself / Himself - Music Writer   See fewer
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2
Etta James
Herself / Herself - Singer Herself / Herself - Singer   See fewer
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2
Magnificent Montague
Himself / Himself - Disc Jockey and Historian Himself / Himself - Disc Jockey and Historian   See fewer
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2
Earl Palmer
Himself / Himself - Drummer Himself / Himself - Drummer   See fewer
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2
Jerry Wexler
Himself - Billboard Magazine 1947-1951 / Himself - Producer, Atlantic Records Himself - Billboard Magazine 1947-1951 / Himself - Producer, Atlantic Records   See fewer
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2
Bobby Womack
Himself / Himself - Singer Himself / Himself - Singer   See fewer
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2
Lou Adler
Himself Himself   See fewer
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1
Barney Ales
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1
Gene Barge
Himself Himself   See fewer
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1
Fontella Bass
Herself Herself   See fewer
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1
Al Bell
Himself - Vice President, Stax Himself - Vice President, Stax   See fewer
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1
Renaldo Benson
Himself Himself   See fewer
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1
Beyoncé
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Top 500
1
Mary J. Blige
Herself Herself   See fewer
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1
Ruth Brown
Herself - Singer Herself - Singer   See fewer
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1
Malcolm Cecil
Himself Himself   See fewer
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1
Ray Charles
Himself Himself   See fewer
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1
Marshall Chess
Himself Himself   See fewer
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1
Quinton Claunch
Himself - Producer, Goldwax Records Himself - Producer, Goldwax Records   See fewer
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1
George Clinton
Himself Himself   See fewer
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1
Bootsy Collins
Himself Himself   See fewer
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1
L.C. Cooke
Himself Himself   See fewer
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1
Barry Michael Cooper
Himself - Music Writer Himself - Music Writer   See fewer
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1
Luigi Creatore
Himself Himself   See fewer
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1
Steve Cropper
Himself - Booker T. & the M.G.'s Himself - Booker T. & the M.G.'s   See fewer
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1
Stanley Crouch
Himself - Music Critic Himself - Music Critic   See fewer
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1
Carl Davis
Himself Himself   See fewer
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1
Clive Davis
Himself - President, Arista Records 1974-99 Himself - President, Arista Records 1974-99   See fewer
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1
Destiny's Child
Themselves Themselves   See fewer
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1
Lamont Dozier
Himself Himself   See fewer
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1
Pee Wee Ellis
Himself Himself   See fewer
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1
Greg Errico
Himself Himself   See fewer
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1
Ahmet Ertegun
Himself - Atlantic Records Himself - Atlantic Records   See fewer
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1
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1
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1
Nelson George
Himself - Music Writer Himself - Music Writer   See fewer
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1
Robert Hamlett
Himself Himself   See fewer
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1
Andre Harrell
Himself - CEO, Uptown Records 1986-96 Himself - CEO, Uptown Records 1986-96   See fewer
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1
Brian Holland
Himself Himself   See fewer
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1
Eddie Holland
Himself Himself   See fewer
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1
Wayne Jackson
Himself - The Memphis Horns Himself - The Memphis Horns   See fewer
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1
Jimmy Jam
Himself - Record Producer Himself - Record Producer   See fewer
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1
Roosevelt Jamison
Himself - James Carr's Manager Himself - James Carr's Manager   See fewer
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1
Wyclef Jean
Himself Himself   See fewer
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1
Mable John
Herself - Singer Herself - Singer   See fewer
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1
Uriel Jones
Himself - Drummer, The Funk Brothers Himself - Drummer, The Funk Brothers   See fewer
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1
Erica Kennedy
Herself - Journalist and Novelist Herself - Journalist and Novelist   See fewer
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1
Ben E. King
Himself Himself   See fewer
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1
Mathew Knowles
Himself - Manager, Destiny's Child Himself - Manager, Destiny's Child   See fewer
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Terry Lewis
Himself - Record Producer Himself - Record Producer   See fewer
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1
Michael Lydon
Himself - Biographer Himself - Biographer   See fewer
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1
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1
Branford Marsalis
Himself - Saxophonist Himself - Saxophonist   See fewer
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1
Jerry Martini
Himself Himself   See fewer
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1
Cosimo Matassa
Himself - Record Producer Himself - Record Producer   See fewer
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1
Portia Maultsby
Herself - Professor, Indiana University Herself - Professor, Indiana University   See fewer
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1
Sam Moore
Himself - Sam & Dave Himself - Sam & Dave   See fewer
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1
Mark Anthony Neal
Himself - Professor, Duke University Himself - Professor, Duke University   See fewer
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1
Members only
1
Spooner Oldham
Himself - Songwriter Himself - Songwriter   See fewer
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1
Deanie Parker
Herself - Marketing Manager, Stax Herself - Marketing Manager, Stax   See fewer
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1
Dan Penn
Himself - Songwriter Himself - Songwriter   See fewer
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1
Wilson Pickett
Himself Himself   See fewer
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1
David Porter
Himself - Songwriter Himself - Songwriter   See fewer
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1
Robert Pruter
Himself Himself   See fewer
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1
Martha Reeves
Herself Herself   See fewer
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1
David Ritz
Himself - Music Writer Himself - Music Writer   See fewer
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1
James Roberson
Himself Himself   See fewer
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1
Cynthia Robinson
Herself Herself   See fewer
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1
Kelly Rowland
Herself Herself   See fewer
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Dean Salvara
Young Ray Charles Young Ray Charles   See fewer
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Percy Sledge
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Mavis Staples
Herself Herself   See fewer
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1
Candi Staton
Herself Herself   See fewer
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1
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1
Barrett Strong
Himself - Songwriter Himself - Songwriter   See fewer
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1
Greg Tate
Himself - Music Critic Himself - Music Critic   See fewer
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1
Marvell Thomas
Himself - Stax Musician Himself - Stax Musician   See fewer
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1
Allen Toussaint
Himself - Pianist Himself - Pianist   See fewer
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1
Rickey Vincent
Himself - DJ and Music Critic Himself - DJ and Music Critic   See fewer
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1
Alan Walden
Himself - Otis Redding Management Himself - Otis Redding Management   See fewer
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1
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1
Fred Wesley
Himself Himself   See fewer
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Hype Williams
Himself - Video Director Himself - Video Director   See fewer
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Otis Williams
Himself Himself   See fewer
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Mary Wilson
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Daniel Wolff
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Muhammad Ali
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Dick Clark
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Sam Cooke
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Aretha Franklin
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Bertha Franklin
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R.H. Harris
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Sonny Liston
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Otis Redding
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Diana Ross
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The Staple Singers
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Roebuck 'Pops' Staples
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Johnnie Taylor
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Ratings Breakdown

8.4 / 10 | 90 votes