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||January 21, 1941
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RATE AND COMMENT
Signed to the Verve label and released <i>Mixed Bag</i>
Appeared as the opening act at Woodstock and improvised "Freedom" on the spot
Released the hit album <i>Alarm Clock</i>
Starred as Othello in the film of the Shakespeare adaptation "Catch My Soul"
Had a supporting role in the Richard Pryor movie "Greased Lighning"
Performed at the inauguration of President Bill Clinton
Released the comeback album <i>Wishing Well</i>
Appeared in the Bob Dylan-inspired film "I'm Not There" by Todd Haynes