Detroit, Wayne County, Michigan, United States (1937 – present)
His father played drums and piano and his mother the piano and he refers to the early influence of hearing jazz, especially that of big bands, on the radio. His main influence was Philly Joe Jones and he was mentored by Papa Jo Jones.
|2||Play on youtube||Song for My Father||
|3||Play on youtube||Hastings Street||
|4||Summer In Central Park||
|8||Lush Life (feat. Steve Nelson)||
|10||Song for My Father (feat. Gregory Porter)||
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