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Bill Black

Bill Black
Born: Sep 17, 1926 in Memphis, TN
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Died: Oct 21, 1965 in Memphis, TN
Genre: Pop/Rock, R&B, Jazz
Biography: Bill Black had two distinct phases of his career in which he made a notable mark on early rock & roll music: first as the rockabilly bass player for Elvis Presley and then as a bandleader of Bill Black's Combo, which scored numerous instrumental hits in the early '60s. Such is the way of the world that ...Read full biography