Tiny Grimes Biography

American jazz (and R&B) guitarist.

Born: July 07, 1916 in Newport News, Virginia.

Died: March 04, 1989 in New York City, New York.

Tiny played with Art Tatum (1943-'44), Billie Holiday, with his own groups (with Charlie Parker and Red Prysock), and recorded with Coleman Hawkins, Illinois Jacquet, Pepper Adams, Roy Eldridge, Earl Hines and others.

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