Paul Weller: 5 Great Curtis Mayfield Productions
Former Jam frontman Paul Weller picks his five favorite moments from Curtis Mayfield's discography as a songwriter and producer. Tony Beard

Paul Weller, former frontman of the Jam and the Style Council, recently released his 13th solo LP, A Kind Revolution. In honor of the occasion, the veteran singer-songwriter combed back through the discography of one of his key influences, Curtis Mayfield, a man he admires as much for his producing – and the albums he released on his Curtom label – as for his songwriting.