Baby Face Willette

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Jazz organist Roosevelt “Baby Face” Willette was born on September 11, 1933 and died on April 1, 1971. Musically he migrated from a gospel background through rhythm and blues into modern jazz. He was also a hairdresser. He made a couple of albums for the Argo label and also recorded for Blue Note. For Argo his trio consisted of himself, Jerold Donavon and Ben White.

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