Musician Joe Sample Has Died
Tue, 16 Sep 2014 13:36:29
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Musician Joe Sample, a vet with an impressive resume, has died. He was just 75.
He was a pianist and he co-wrote songs such as "One Day I'll Fly Away" and "Street Life." He died Friday, September 12 in Houston, Texas, due to complications from lung cancer.
Sample was a founding member of The Jazz Crusaders. They changed their name to The Crusaders in 1971.
Sample had quite a solo career, having played with Eric Clapton, The Supremes, Miles Davis, Steely Dan, and B.B. King.
R.I.P., Joe Sample.
Will you check out Joe Sample's work if you are unfamiliar?