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Age: 54
Bootsy Collins at age 54
Age: 54
Bootsy Collins at age 54
Age: 52
Bootsy Collins at age 52

Bootsy Collins

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Birthday
26, 1951
Birthplace
Cincinnati, OH
Birth Sign
Scorpio
Birthday
26, 1951 (age 71)
Birthplace
Cincinnati, OH

About

American singer and bassist who was one of the pioneering voices of the funk genre, playing with James Brown and Parliament-Funkadelic. test

Before Fame

He became a part of The Pacemakers band with his brother at the age of seventeen. The Pacemakers went on to become James Brown's band.

Trivia

He was inducted into the Rock and Roll Hall of Fame in 1997. His collaboration with Kali Uchis and Tyler The Creator on their 2018 track "After The Storm" has earned over 230 million streams on Spotify, and the song was recorded in Collins' studio in Ohio.

Family Life

He had a son named Bill Jr. through his marriage with Patti Collins.

Associated With

He and George Clinton were both in Parliament-Funkadelic. His music has been sampled over the years, notably by Donald Glover in 2016 on the massive hit song "Redbone."