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Patrice Rushen

American jazz pianist and R&B singer

Patrice Rushen

American jazz pianist and R&B singer
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birthday
30th
September, 1954
Birth Place
Los Angeles, California, U.S.
Birth Sign
libra
Biography

Patrice Louise Rushen (born September 30, 1954) is an American jazz pianist and R&B singer. She is also a composer, record producer, multi-instrumentalist, songwriter, and music director.
Her 1982 single “Forget Me Nots” received a Grammy Award nomination for Best Female R&B Vocal Performance. The instrumental “Number One” from her album Straight from the Heart earned an additional Grammy nomination for best instrumental. Her 12th album Signature also received a Grammy nomination for best instrumental in 1998.
Rushen also serves as an ambassador for artistry in education at the Berklee College of Music and the chair of the popular music program at the USC Thornton School of Music.

instruments played
clarinet
flute
keyboardist
percussion
Piano
Vocals
Associated Acts

CAB Lynn Davis Stevie Wonder Janet Jackson Will Smith

Birth Name

Patrice Louise Rushen

Genres

Soul R&B jazz-funk post-disco urban soft rock new wave pop dance

Years Active

1973 present

Name

Patrice Rushen

Nationality

United States of America

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