Charles Stepney | The Cutting Edge | tc147
Charles Stepney was born on March 26, 1931 and died on May 17, 1976 of a heart condition. He worked at Chess from the mid sixties as writer, arranger and producer as well as a talented musician. He was instrumental in the formation and development of Rotary Connection and (non-Chess) Earth Wind and Fire. He was self-taught. There is now an educational foundation in his name and memory.