Jimmy Castor

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Birthday
23, 1940
Birthplace
New York City, NY
Death Date
Jan 16, 2012 (71)
Birth Sign
Aquarius
Birthday
23, 1940
Birthplace
New York City, NY
Death Date
Jan 16, 2012 (71)

About

Funk saxophonist most famous for his 1972 hit "Troglodyte (Cave Man)", which was certified Gold upon its release. He was the leader of the band known as The Jimmy Castor Bunch.

Before Fame

He was born in Manhattan.

Trivia

His album "It's Just Begun" is one of the most-sampled albums of its era, having been sampled by artists like Jamiroquai.

Family Life

He as children named April, Sheli, Jason, and Jimmy Jr..

Associated With

He covered the song "Can't Help Falling In Love With You", originally performed by Elvis Presley.