Donald Byrd
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1932-12-09
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Donaldson Toussaint L'Ouverture Byrd II (December 9, 1932 – February 4, 2013) was an American jazz and rhythm and blues trumpeter. A sideman for many other jazz musicians of his generation, Byrd was best known as one of the only bebop ...

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Donaldson Toussaint L'Ouverture Byrd II (December 9, 1932 – February 4, 2013) was an American jazz and rhythm and blues trumpeter. A sideman for many other jazz musicians of his generation, Byrd was best known as one of the only bebop jazz musicians who successfully pioneered the funk and soul genres while simultaneously remaining a jazz artist. As a bandleader, Byrd is also notable for his influential role in the early career of keyboard player and composer Herbie Hancock.

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Cristo Redentor
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Cristo Redentor Cristo Redentor Cristo Redentor Cristo Redentor
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And What If I Don’t (feat. Hank Mobley)
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And What If I Don’t (feat. Hank Mobley) And What If I Don’t (feat. Hank Mobley) And What If I Don’t (feat. Hank Mobley) And What If I Don’t (feat. Hank Mobley)
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Change (Makes You Wanna Hustle)
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Change (Makes You Wanna Hustle) Change (Makes You Wanna Hustle) Change (Makes You Wanna Hustle) Change (Makes You Wanna Hustle)
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Beast of Burden
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Beast of Burden Beast of Burden Beast of Burden Beast of Burden
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Lansana's Priestess
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Hank's Other Tune (aka The Late Show) (feat. Doug Watkins)
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Hank's Other Tune (aka The Late Show) (feat. Doug Watkins) Hank's Other Tune (aka The Late Show) (feat. Doug Watkins) Hank's Other Tune (aka The Late Show) (feat. Doug Watkins) Hank's Other Tune (aka The Late Show) (feat. Doug Watkins)
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Biography

Donaldson Toussaint L'Ouverture Byrd II (December 9, 1932 – February 4, 2013) was an American jazz and rhythm and blues trumpeter. A sideman for many other jazz musicians of his generation, Byrd was best known as one of the only bebop jazz musicians who successfully pioneered the funk and soul genres while simultaneously remaining a jazz artist. As a bandleader, Byrd is also notable for his influential role in the early career of keyboard player and composer Herbie Hancock.

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