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Derf Reklaw

Singer / Composer of R&B/Soul
A.k.a. Fred Walker

Derf Reklaw is one of the original members of The Pharoahs, he is a musician, composer, choreographer, lecturer, vocalist and inventor amongst other things. Reklaw moved to LA from Chicago in 1979. He is an artist in residence at several educational institutions including UCLA, Santa monica College, LA Conservatory and View Park Academy. His career has enabled him to play to with artists like Herbie Hancock, Aretha Franklin, Eddie Harris, Minnie Ripperton, Ahmad Jamal, Sting and Lionel Hampton. This latest album features guest spots from drummer Billy Higgins, poet Kamau Daaood and original member of the Pharoahs Lui Lui Satterfield.

  • Congas
  • Drums
  • Flute
  • Cowbell
  • Vocals
  • R&B/Soul
  • Jazz
  • Pop
  • Rock
Popular Tracks   
Awakening into Awareness on From the Nile by Derf Reklaw
Sunrise on the Nile on From the Nile by Derf Reklaw
Ole on From the Nile by Derf Reklaw
It's Hot as Haiti on From the Nile by Derf Reklaw
Hannibal on From the Nile by Derf Reklaw
It's Hot as Haiti - Modaji Voodoo Sun Edit Remix on No Categories 2 by Various Artists
Tresguanco (For Iris Pell) on From the Nile by Derf Reklaw
Carnival on From the Nile by Derf Reklaw
Jugs, Da Position on From the Nile by Derf Reklaw
We See on From the Nile by Derf Reklaw

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Band Members
Title Artist Year Type
From The NileDerf Reklaw1998Album
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