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Cornell Dupree

g, 1942-2011 US, Fort Worth, Texas
Musician of R&B/Soul and Jazz

American R&B, soul and jazz guitarist. Born December 19, 1942 in Fort Worth, Texas, died May 8, 2011 in Fort Worth, Texas. His career started as a studio session guitarist for Atlantic Records, with Dupree reputedly recording over 2500 sessions in his lifetime. One of his best known guitar riffs can be heard on the intro of Aretha Franklin’s version of "Respect".

  • Guitar
  • Sitar
  • Electric guitar
  • R&B/Soul
  • Jazz
  • Electronic
  • Blues
  • Pop
Popular Tracks   
Teasin' on Teasin' by Cornell Dupree
Blue Nocturne on Teasin' by Cornell Dupree
Okie Dokie Stomp on Teasin' by Cornell Dupree
Ignant on Gumbo Stew by Various Artists
What Would I Do Without You on Teasin' by Cornell Dupree
How Long Will It Last ? on Teasin' by Cornell Dupree
Jamaican Lady on Teasin' by Cornell Dupree
Plain Ol' Blues on Teasin' by Cornell Dupree
Feel All Right on Teasin' by Cornell Dupree
Give Her Up on Gumbo Stew by Various Artists

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Band Members

Title Artist Year Type
I'm AlrightCornell Dupree2011Album
Doin' AlrightCornell Dupree2011Album
Mr. 2500 / Live At BirdlandCornell Dupree2003Album
Double ClutchCornell Dupree1998Album
Uncle FunkyCornell Dupree1998Album
Bop 'N' BluesCornell Dupree1995Album
Guitar Riffs For DJs Vol. 2Cornell Dupree1993Album
Child's PlayCornell Dupree1993Album
Guitar Riffs For DJs Vol. 1Cornell Dupree1993Album
Can't Get ThroughCornell Dupree1991Album
Return To The Wide Open SpacesDavid "Fathead" Newman, Ellis Marsalis, Cornell Dupree1990Album
Coast To CoastCornell Dupree & Who It Is1988Album
Guitar LegendsGrant Green, Cornell Dupree1982Compil.
Shadow DancingCornell Dupree1978Album
Cornell Dupree's Saturday Night FeverCornell Dupree1977Album
Special DigestThe Singers Unlimited, Cornell Dupree, Grant Green1977Compil.
Teasin'Cornell Dupree1974Album
Lovely Day / How Deep Is Your LoveCornell DupreeSingle
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