Steve Coleman and Five Elements

Steve Coleman and Five Elements

Top Songs

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Cross-Fade
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A Vial of Calm
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Twister
4
Ghost Town
5
Beyond All We Know

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About

Biography

b. 20 September 1956, Chicago, Illinois, USA. Growing up surrounded by dance music - funk, rock, soul and blues - in Chicago's south side gave Coleman a taste for rhythm he never lost. He learned violin in school, but abandoned it for the alto saxophone at the age of 15, playing in James Brown cover bands. At Illinois Wesleyan University he was the only black person in the music department, quite a shock for someone who says he ‘did not know any white people until he was 17 or s... Read more

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