, 1931-1976 US, Chicago
Musician / Songwriter / Arranger / Producer of R&B/Soul and Jazz
American vibraphonist, pianist, arranger, producer and songwriter. Played (and recorded) with : Eddie Harris, Muddy Waters, Ramsey Lewis, The Dells, Rotary Connection, Terry Callier, Howlin' Wolf, Phil Upchurch and many others. Became famous as a producer for Earth, Wind & Fire. Born : March 26, 1931 in Chicago, Illinois. Died : May 17, 1976 in Chicago, Illinois.