Collaborator numerous jazz greats who also took Lester Young’s put in place Count Basie’s music group in 1941. He was a bandleader on a lot more than twenty albums, including Midnight at Minton’s. He performed a number of devices as a man but turned to tenor saxophone when he relocated to LA, where he performed numerous rings. He spent period living and carrying out in his Oklahoma hometown, in LA, in NEW YORK, in Paris, and in holland. When he relocated to holland, Byas wedded a Dutch female with whom he remained until his loss of life. He toured in European countries numerous different performers, including Dizzy Gillespie.