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Fred Wesley (born 1943) is an American jazz and funk trombonist, best known for his work with James Brown in the 1960s and 1970s.

Wesley was born in Mobile, Alabama, the son of a high school teacher and big band leader. During the 1960s and 1970s he was a pivotal member of James Brown's bands, playing on many hit recordings including "Say it Loud - I'm Black and I'm Proud", "Mother Popcorn" and co-writing tunes such…

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  • Fred Wesley is one of the biggest musicians of all time. And, if you think that he has played whith James Brown in the JB's (In the JB's there were the best musicians in the world) you can understand him cleverness.
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  • Come and meet Fred Wesley! 16-02-2009 at Sugar Factory / Amsterdam / The Netherlands, Fred and JB's will be giving an spectacular show! As always.. :) www.sugarfactory.nl
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