Robert Kool Bell

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Birthday
8, 1950
Birthplace
Youngstown, OH
Birth Sign
Libra
Birthday
8, 1950 (age 68)
Birthplace
Youngstown, OH

About

Singer and bassist best known as an original member of the influential soul and funk band Kool & the Gang.

Before Fame

He and his brother formed a band called Jazziacs in 1964.

Trivia

He collaborated with acclaimed modern producer Timbaland on the 2007 track "Boardmeeting", on which he was a co-writer.

Family Life

His brother is saxophonist Ronald Bell.

Associated With

He and Kool & the Gang's music video for the song "Cherish" featured actor Deon Richmond.