R&B and jazz bassist whose track “You Can’t SIT BACK” sold more than one mil copies and received a platinum disc. He began playing expertly with groups just like the Spaniels before dealing with performers like Curtis Mayfield. He led his personal quartet in the 1970s, which presented Quincy Jones, amongst others. Sonya Maddox is usually his seventh wife and Sean Rickman is usually his child. He recorded having a diverse band of performers in the 1980s, including Michael Jackson.