Musician of Jazz
American jazz drummer. He worked with : Sarah Vaughan, Duke Ellington, Count Basie, Eddie "Lockjaw" Davis, Eddie Harris, Rex Stewart, Lalo Schifrin and Dizzy Gillespie. Upon retiring from music he became one of the first African-American news anchormen in the U.S. Born : circa, 1925 - . Died : February 10, 2003 in New Brunswick, New Jersey.