Songs from Movies


Mtume (pronounced em-tu-may) was a funk and soul group that rose to prominence during the early 1980s and had several R&B hits during its career. Its founder, former jazz percussionist James Mtume, moved into urban contemporary and funk in the late 70s and became one of the more successful producers and performers in both styles during the 80s. The son of the great jazz saxophonist Jimmy Heath, Mtume was a conga player and percussionist who recorded and toured with Miles Davis and was featured on albums by the Heath Brothers Read more on

Mtume has 2 songs that have been featured in movies like 8 Mile and Next Friday. What is your favorite song by Mtume?


Songs from Mtume

Juicy Fruit

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