Jazz drummer also called Rashied Ali. He was an associate of John Coltrane’s music group. He served within the U.S. Military and performed in armed forces bands. He documented a song known as “Likely to the Ritual” with bassist Henry Grimes. He provides three children along with his wife Patricia, and his boy Muhammad was also a drummer. He, Charles Gayle, and William Parker collaborated in the 1993 record Touchin’ on Trane.