Rene Hall

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Birthday
26, 1912
Birthplace
Louisiana
Death Date
Feb 11, 1988 (75)
Birth Sign
Libra
Birthday
26, 1912
Birthplace
Louisiana
Death Date
Feb 11, 1988 (75)

About

Guitarist and music arranger who recorded R&B and rock & roll hits for Motown, RCA Records, and other labels. He is known for having worked many times with legends, Bobby Womack and Sam Cooke.

Before Fame

His first musical gig was as a New Orleans-based banjo player. Later, he traveled around the United States as a member of the Ernie Fields Orchestra.

Trivia

He is most famous for his instrumental song, Twitchy, which included single-string guitar solos.

Family Life

He was born in Morgan City, Louisiana, and his music career later took him to both New York City and Los Angeles.

Associated With

He played guitar for singer Marvin Gaye's hit song, Let's Get It On.