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Mtume: Not Just Funnin', Mtume Mean Real Business

Interview by David Nathan, Blues & Soul, 7 November 1978

Mtume's jumping off point came when two of the guys wrote a hit for Roberta Flack, but they are more than just a songwriting team ...

Mtume: Lady Killer

Interview by John Abbey, Blues & Soul, 14 June 1983

  ALTHOUGH JUICY Fruit may represent James Mtume's first taste of success as an artist, his whole career has been filled with his records because his ...

Mtume: Juicy Fruit (Epic EPC25399)

Review by John Abbey, Blues & Soul, 12 July 1983

THE NAME of Mtume (pronounced Em-too-may) should be familiar to you because prior to 'Juicy Fruit'-ing his way to the top in his own right, ...

Chaka Khan, Mtume: 44th Street Pier, New York NY

Live Review by Richard Grabel, New Musical Express, 6 August 1983

Chaka Works The Crowd But Doesn't Wear The Crown ...

Mtume, Duke et al: Class Of '74 Pops Into The Mainstream

Report and Interview by Don Snowden, Los Angeles Times, 3 June 1984

LOOK AT WHAT 10 years can do to jazz mavericks. A decade ago, George Duke, James Mtume, Reggie Lucas, Ndugu Chancler and Stanley Clarke were ...

Mtume: Hammersmith Odeon, London

Live Review by Chris Roberts, Sounds, 9 February 1985

MTUME LOVE us all. I know 'cos they said so. They also give their audience pairs of knickers, simulate sex while their hands are covered ...


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