David Bromberg

Blues Singer

Birthday September 19, 1945

Birth Sign Virgo

Birthplace Philadelphia, PA

Age 78 years old

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Musician who incorporated many genres, including bluegrass, blues, folk, jazz, rock and roll, and country western.

Before Fame

He attended Columbia University during which time he was mentored in guitar by Reverend Gary Davis.


He was nominated for a Grammy Award for Best Traditional Folk Album for his album Try Me One More Time from 2007.

Family Life

He was born in Philadelphia, but raised in Tarrytown, New York, in a Jewish family. He married Nancy Josephson.

Associated With

He co-wrote the song The Holdup with George Harrison.