George Duke Lyrics


George Duke was born in San Rafael, California, and reared
in Marin City, a working class section of Marin County.
When he was just four years old, his mother took him to see
Duke Ellington in concert. "I don't remember it too well,"
says George, "but my mother told me I went crazy. I ran
around saying 'Get me a piano, get me a piano!'" He began
his piano studies at age seven, absorbing the roots of
Black music in his local Baptist church. "That's where I
first began to play funky. I really learned a lot about
music from the church. More...


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