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Olu Dara

Olu Dara was born on January 12, 1941 in Natchez, Mississippi, USA as Charles Jones. See full bio »

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Creed Soundtrack
A Prophet Soundtrack
Civil Brand Soundtrack
Kansas City Hey-Hey Club Musician: Trumpet


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 2018 Overlord (performer: "Bridging the Gap") / (writer: "Bridging the Gap")
 2015/II Creed (performer: "Bridging the Gap") / (writer: "Bridging the Gap")
 2009 A Prophet (performer: "Bridging the Gap")
 2002 Civil Brand (performer: "Strange Things Happen Everyday") / (writer: "Strange Things Happen Everyday")
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 2004 Nas Feat. Olu Dara: Bridging the Gap (Video short)
Olu Dara
 1996 Kansas City
Hey-Hey Club Musician: Trumpet
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 2017 Travel Notes of a Geechee Girl (Documentary)
 2014 Nas: Time Is Illmatic (Documentary)
Himself - Nas' Father
 2004 106 & Park Top 10 Live (TV Series)
- Episode dated 30 November 2004 (2004) ... Himself
 2004 Jimmy Kimmel Live! (TV Series)
- Episode #3.213 (2004) ... Himself
 2004 Hip-Hop Honors (TV Special)
 2001 Mountain Stage (TV Series)
Himself - Musician
- Episode #1.10 (2001) ... Himself - Musician
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 1999 Crossroads (TV Movie documentary) (Part 1)

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Other Works:

Album, "Neighborhoods," Atlantic Records 83391, 2001. See more »

Publicity Listings:

1 Interview | 1 Pictorial | See more »

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He was nominated for a 1994 Joseph Jefferson Award for Original Incidental Music for "I Am A Man" at the Goodman Theatre in Chicago, Illinois. See more »

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