R&B and jazz musician who has collaborated with a variety of celebrated artists, including Coleman Hawkins. He has also played with groups like Rocket 88.
He took up tenor saxophone as a teenager and began performing with local bands before moving to New York.
He appeared in the 1990 film Taxi Blues.
He married a woman named Arlette with whom he lived in Paris.
Singer has collaborated with many musicians, including Roy Eldridge.