Marty Grebb

Marty Grebb

Birth
Chicago, Cook County, Illinois, USA
Death 1 Jan 2020 (aged 73)
Burial Burial Details Unknown
Memorial ID 205904048 · View Source
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Musician. A keyboardist, he is remembered for his tenure with the 1960s music ensemble "The Buckinghams." Born into a family of musicians, he was influenced by blues music of his native Chicago and learned to play the saxophone, as well as the keyboards. He joined "The Buckinghams" in 1966 and within a year, they enjoyed commercial success with the Top 10 hits "Kind Of A Drag" (number 1 in 1967), "Don't You Care" (1967) and "Mercy, Mercy, Mercy" (1967). He would go on to became a highly demanded sessions musician with such artists as Otis Rush, Leon Russell, Bonnie Raitt and Eric Clapton. He died following a lengthy battle with cancer.

Bio by: C.S.


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  • Originally Created by: C.S.
  • Added: 2 Jan 2020
  • Find A Grave Memorial 205904048
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