This day (August 31, 1940), inHouston, Texas, is bornWilton Felder,a saxophone and bass player, and is best known as a founding member of The Crusaders, initially called the Jazz Crusaders.
Image : Wilton Felder Photo by Peter Boehi
Video : The Crusaders – Soul Shadows (1984) . The Crusaders – Way Back Home (2003) . Patti Austin & The Jazz Crusaders – Street Life (1997) . Wilton Felder & Bobby Womack – Inherit The Wind . Live Under The Sky – Put It Where You Want It (1985) . Wilton Felder – I’Ll Still Be Looking Up To You . The Crusaders – Standing Tall (1984) . The Crusaders & The Yomiuri Nippon Symphony Orchestra – One Day I’Ll Fly Away (1984) .