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Lester Bowie

Supergroup: The Leaders

In the 1980s Chicago native Lester Bowie was part of jazz supergroup The Leaders. Bowie often associated himself with the experimental or the avant-garde, yet he would cover songs originally performed by highly mainstream musical acts such as Michael Jackson, the Spice Girls, Marilyn Manson or Whitney Houston.

Personnel:

Arthur Blythe, alto sax
Chico Freeman, tenor sax
Kirt Lightsey, piano
Cecil McBee, bass
Don Moye, drums