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James Mtume

James Mtume has been played over 10 times on NTS, first on 23 July 2014. James Mtume's music has been featured on 13 episodes.

James Forman, better known by his stage name James Mtume, is an American jazz and R&B musician, songwriter, record producer, activist and radio personality.

He came to prominence as a Jazz musician, working with Miles Davis between 1971 and 1975. Mtume's R&B group, also called Mtume, is best known for the 1983 R&B hit song "Juicy Fruit", which has been repeatedly sampled. Mtume the band also had a top-five R&B hit with the single "You, Me, and He".

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MOST PLAYED TRACKS
Tie Me Up
Mtume (James Mtume mix)
Epic1984
Tie Me Up
Mtume (James Mtume mix)Epic1984
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Body Sounds
Mtume
Third Street Records1977
Body Sounds
MtumeThird Street Records1977
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Umoja
Mtume
Third Street Records1977
Umoja
MtumeThird Street Records1977
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Cabral
Mtume
Third Street Records1977
Cabral
MtumeThird Street Records1977
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Yebo
Mtume
Third Street Records1977
Yebo
MtumeThird Street Records1977
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Introduction - Sais
Mtume
Nadja1978
Introduction - Sais
MtumeNadja1978
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Juicy Fruit (Vocal)
Mtume (James Mtume, Reggie Thompson, Scott Folks mix)
Epic1983
Juicy Fruit (Vocal)
Mtume (James Mtume, Reggie Thompson, Scott Folks mix)Epic1983
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Sais
Mtume
Third Street Records1977
Sais
MtumeThird Street Records1977
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Bessie's Theme
James Mtume
MCA Records1986
Bessie's Theme
James MtumeMCA Records1986
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