Ski Johnson

Ski JohnsonY THE MOMENT Ski Johnson Early Life Donald “Ski” Johnson was born in Silver Springs Maryland, Johnson’s family knew the importance of education along

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Will Downing

Will Downing Early Beginning’s Wilfred Downing was born, on November 29, 1963, in Brooklyn, New York. His mother worked as a schoolteacher and his father toiled

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George Benson

George Benson Early Beginning’s George Benson was born on March 22, 1943, in Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania. He was raised in Pittsburgh's Hill District and attended the

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Marcus Johnson

Marcus Johnson Early Beginning’s Marcus Johnson was born in Columbus, Ohio. He and his family moved to Washington, D.C. when he was 12 years old.

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Marcus Miller

Marcus Miller Early Beginning’s Marcus Miller was born in Brooklyn on June 14, 1959, and raised in nearby Jamaica, he knew how to play several

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Christian McBride

Christian McBride Early Beginning’s Christian McBride was born in 1972 in Philadelphia Pa, McBride grew up in a musical family with a mother who taught school and

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Poogie Bell

Poogie Bell Pittsburgh Child Prodigy Poogie was born in Pittsburgh 1961 spending his early years in the steel city. His father Charles Bell was a

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Mindy Abear

Mindy Abear Early Beginnings  Born in 1969, Abair comes from a musical family: her grandmother was an opera singer, and her father was a touring

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