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John Whitehead (III) (1948–2004)

John Whitehead was born on June 2, 1948 in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, USA as John Cavadus Whitehead. He died on May 11, 2004 in Philadelphia. See full bio »

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Carlito's Way Soundtrack
(1993)
Boogie Nights Soundtrack
(1997)
Radio Soundtrack
(2003)

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 2014-2019 The Simpsons (TV Series) (writer - 2 episodes)
- Crystal Blue-Haired Persuasion (2019) ... (writer: "I'll Always Love My Mama" - uncredited)
- Pay Pal (2014) ... (writer: "Back Stabbers" - uncredited)
 2017 Le Van (TV Series) (writer - 1 episode)
- Episode #1.3 (2017) ... (writer: "Ain't No Stoppin' Us Now")
 2016 Bridget Jones's Baby (writer: "Ain't No Stoppin' Us Now")
 2016 Live Boxing (TV Series) (writer - 2 episodes)
- Haye Day II: David Haye vs. Arnold Gjergjaj (2016) ... (writer: "Ain't No Stopping Us Now" - uncredited)
- Haye Day: David Haye vs. Mark De Mori (2016) ... (writer: "Ain't No Stopping Us Now" - uncredited)
 2015/II Creed (writer: "Wake Up Everybody")
 2015 I Believe in Miracles (Documentary) (writer: "Strategy")
 2014 22nd Annual Trumpet Awards (TV Special) (writer: "Back Stabbers", "Ain't No Stoppin' Us Now")
 2014 The Tonight Show Starring Jimmy Fallon (TV Series) (writer - 1 episode)
- Colin Firth/Chloë Grace Moretz/Nas ft. Q-Tip (2014) ... (writer: "Back Stabbers" - uncredited)
 2014 Top of the Pops: The Story of 1979 (TV Movie documentary) (writer: "Ain't No Stopping Us Now")
 2013 Supermensch: The Legend of Shep Gordon (Documentary) (writer: "Wake Up Everybody")
 2011-2013 The Tonight Show with Jay Leno (TV Series) (writer - 13 episodes)
- Episode #21.131 (2013) ... (writer: "Back Stabbers" - uncredited)
- Episode #21.116 (2013) ... (writer: "Back Stabbers" - uncredited)
- Episode #21.103 (2013) ... (writer: "Back Stabbers" - uncredited)
- Episode #21.72 (2013) ... (writer: "Back Stabbers" - uncredited)
- Episode #20.204 (2012) ... (writer: "Back Stabbers" - uncredited)
 2012 Sounds of the 70s 2 (TV Series) (writer - 1 episode)
- Disco: Ain't No Stopping Us Now (2012) ... (writer: "Ain't No Stopping Us Now")
 2012/I A Thousand Words (writer: "Bad Luck")
 2011 Alvin and the Chipmunks: Chipwrecked (writer: "Ain' No Stoppin' Us Now")
 2010 The 4th Annual CNN Heroes: An All-Star Tribute (TV Special) (writer: "Wake Up Everybody")
 2010 Waiting for 'Superman' (Documentary) (writer: "Wake Up Everybody")
 2009 Karaoke Revolution (Video Game) (performer: "Ain't No Stoppin' Us Now" - as Whitehead) / (writer: "Ain't No Stoppin' Us Now")
 2009 Cold Case (TV Series) (writer - 1 episode)
- Soul (2009) ... (writer: "Back Stabbers")
 2009 Nip/Tuck (TV Series) (writer - 1 episode)
- Ronnie Chase (2009) ... (writer: "Back Stabbers" - uncredited)
 2008 Soul Men (writer: "Ain't No Stoppin' Us Now")
 2008 Me Two ("Don't Call Me Baby" (original Mix-Edit))
 2008 You Don't Mess with the Zohan (writer: "Ain't No Stoppin' Us Now")
 2007 Pride (writer: "BACK STABBERS")
 2006 The Wire (TV Series) (writer - 1 episode)
- Alliances (2006) ... (writer: "Back Stabbers")
 2006 Akeelah and the Bee (writer: "Wake Up Everybody" (1975))
 2005 The Tom Joyner Sky Show (TV Series) (writer - 1 episode)
- Episode #1.23 (2005) ... (writer: "I Don't Want To Lose Your Love")
 2005 Carlito's Way: Rise to Power (Video) (writer: "Wake Up Everybody")
 2005 Idol (TV Series) (writer - 1 episode)
- Kvalfinalen (2005) ... (writer: "Wish I Didn't Miss You")
 2004 Max & Paddy's Road to Nowhere (TV Mini-Series) (writer - 1 episode)
- Episode #1.2 (2004) ... (writer: "Ain't No Stoppin' Us Now" - uncredited)
 2004 Mr 3000 (writer: "Ain't No Stopping Us Now")
 2004 Shrek 2 (writer: "Ain't No Stoppin' Us Now")
 2003 Freak Out (writer: "Back Stabbers")
 2003 Radio (writer: "Wake Up Everybody" (1975))
 2003 American Idol (TV Series) (writer - 1 episode)
- I Bet It'll Be Ruben! Or Clay! (2003) ... (writer: "Ain't No Stoppin' Us Now")
 2003 The Disco Ball (TV Special) (writer: "Ain't No Stopping Us Now")
 2002 Brown Sugar (writer: "Never Been")
 2000 Next Friday (writer: "Bad Luck")
 1999/I Life (writer: "Wake Up Everybody")
 1998 Spice Girls: Live in Your Living Room (TV Special) (writer: "Ain't No Stoppin' Us Now")
 1998 Ally McBeal (TV Series) (writer - 1 episode)
- The Blame Game (1998) ... (writer: "Tell the World How I Feel About 'Cha, Baby,")
 1997 Boogie Nights (writer: "Ain't No Stoppin Us Now")
 1997 Night Fever (TV Series) (writer - 1 episode)
- Episode dated 1 January 1997 (1997) ... (writer: "Ain't No Stoppin' Us Now")
 1996 The Associate (writer: "Ain't No Stoppin' Us Now" - as Jon Whitehead)
 1993 Carlito's Way (writer: "Back Stabbers")
 1993 Poetic Justice (writer: "Backstabbers")
 1990 Def by Temptation (producer: "In a Sexy Mood") / (writer: "In a Sexy Mood")
 1983 Born in Flames (writer: "Backstabbers" - uncredited)
 1981 Only Fools and Horses (TV Series) (writer - 1 episode)
- Go West Young Man (1981) ... (writer: "Ain't No Stopping Us Now" - uncredited)
 1976-1981 Top of the Pops (TV Series) (writer - 8 episodes)
- Episode dated 11 June 1981 (1981) ... (writer: "Ain't No Stopping")
- Episode dated 28 May 1981 (1981) ... (writer: "Ain't No Stopping")
- Episode dated 14 June 1979 (1979) ... (writer: "Ain't No Stopping Us Now")
- Episode dated 31 May 1979 (1979) ... (writer: "Ain't No Stopping Us Now")
- Episode dated 24 May 1979 (1979) ... (writer: "Ain't No Stopping Us Now")
 1979 The Midnight Special (TV Series) (writer - 1 episode)
- Episode #7.30 (1979) ... (writer: "Mr. Music", "Ain't No Stoppin' Us Now")
 1977 Looking for Mr. Goodbar (writer: "Back Stabbers" (1972))
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