Garry Shider


Birthday July 24, 1953

Birth Sign Leo

Birthplace New Jersey

DEATH DATE Jun 16, 2010 (56)

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Guitarist and musical director of the P-Funk All-Stars. He was inducted into the Rock and Roll Hall of Fame in 1997.

Before Fame

He started singing gospel songs when he was 10 years old and would perform at a local barbershop for customers.


He was nominated for a Grammy Award twice and won the 1998 Dove Gospel award for Song of the Year.

Family Life

He married in Canada and had a son.

Associated With

He was a member of Parliament-Funkadelic, which was led by George Clinton.