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Don Was

b, *1952 US, Detroit
Musician / Producer of R&B/Soul, Jazz and Electronic
A.k.a. Donald Edward Fagenson A Thousand Points Of Night Don Fagenson

Don Was (born Donald Fagenson; September 13, 1952) is an American musician and record producer. Primarily a bass player, Was led the 1980s funk rock band Was (Not Was). In later years he produced songs and albums for a large number of popular recording artists. In 2012, he became president of jazz music label Blue Note Records.

  • Bass
  • Piano
  • Percussion
  • Guitar
  • Keyboards
  • R&B/Soul
  • Jazz
  • Electronic
  • Soundtrack
  • Blues
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Don's Prelude (feat. Don Was) on Bluewerks Vol. 2: In Full Bloom by Bluewerks

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Band Members
Title Artist Year Type
Live And Lively!Allen Ginsberg & Don Was2001Album
Backbeat Original Score EditsDon Was1994Album
Music From The Original Motion Picture Soundtrack BackbeatDon Was1994Album
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