Chico Freeman

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Birthday
17, 1949
Birthplace
Illinois
Birth Sign
Cancer
Birthday
17, 1949 (age 69)
Birthplace
Illinois

About

Award-winning saxophonist who earned the Stereo Review Record of the Year for his 1981 album The Outside Within.

Before Fame

He was given his first trumpet by his brother Everett who found the instrument in the family basement.

Trivia

Though he is primarily a saxophonist, he is also proficient at the trumpet and piano.

Family Life

His father Von Freeman was also a jazz saxophonist.

Associated With

He has toured internationally with the singer Chaka Khan.