Alfred Ellis

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Birthday
21, 1941
Birthplace
Florida
Birth Sign
Taurus
Birthday
21, 1941 (age 77)
Birthplace
Florida

About

Saxophonist and member of James Brown's band in the 1960s who co-wrote hits like "Cold Sweat."

Before Fame

He gave his first public performance at Dunbar Junior High School in 1954.

Trivia

He also worked as the arranger and musical director for Van Morrison's band.

Family Life

He married his wife Charlotte in his hometown of Bradenton, Florida.

Associated With

His song "Chicken" was covered by legendary bassist Jaco Pastorius on the album The Birthday Concert.