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Memphis Slim (1915–1988)

Memphis Slim was born on September 3, 1915 in Memphis, Tennessee, USA as John Chatman. He was married to Christine. He died on February 24, 1988 in Paris, France. See full bio »


(age 72) in Paris, France

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Devil in a Blue Dress
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 2017 The Hitman's Bodyguard (performer: "Sittin' and Cryin' the Blues")
 2015 Mississippi Grind (performer: "Grinder Man Blues") / (writer: "Grinder Man Blues" - as Peter Chatman)
 2011 Metal Evolution (TV Series documentary) (1 episode)
- Early Metal UK (2011) ... ("Steppin' Out")
 2011 Jedermann Remixed (TV Movie) (writer: "Mother Earth")
 2007 Honeydripper (performer: "Bertha Mae") / (writer: "Bertha Mae" - as Peter Chatman)
  Deadwood (TV Series) (performer - 2 episodes, 2005 - 2006) (writer - 2 episodes, 2005 - 2006)
- Tell Your God to Ready for Blood (2006) ... (performer: "I Got a Razor" - uncredited) / (writer: "I Got a Razor" - uncredited)
- Complications (2005) ... (performer: "Life is Like That" - uncredited) / (writer: "Life is Like That" - uncredited)
 2004/I Ray (writer: "Everyday I Have the Blues" - as Peter Chatman)
 2004 Silver City (writer: "Mother Earth" (1950) - as Peter Chatman)
 1997 Dusk 'til Dawn (writer: "Every day I have the blues" - as Peter Chatman)
 1997 Eric Clapton: Live in Hyde Park (TV Movie documentary) (writer: "Every Day I Have the Blues")
 1995 Devil in a Blue Dress (performer: "MESSIN' AROUND")
 1991 Shout (writer: "Rock the Pad")
 1983 The Big Score (performer: "Easy's Blues")
 1982 Diner (performer: "Havin' Fun")
  The CBS Festival of Lively Arts for Young People (TV Series) (lyrics - 1 episode, 1976) (music - 1 episode, 1976)
- The Original Rompin' Stompin' Hot and Heavy, Cool and Groovy All Star Jazz Show (1976) ... (lyrics: "Every Day I Have the Blues" - as Peter Chatman) / (music: "Every Day I Have the Blues" - as Peter Chatman)
 1973 Mean Streets (writer: "Steppin' Out" - uncredited)
 1971 Kill! Kill! Kill! Kill! (performer: "Kill") / (writer: "Kill")
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