Pee Wee Ellis



Pee Wee Ellis

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1954
Born
April 21, 1941 in Bradenton
Location
Bradenton, Florida, United States
Biography
Alfred "Pee Wee" Ellis (born 1941 in Bradenton, Florida) is an American jazz-funk saxophonist, composer and arranger. He was an important member of James Brown's band in the 1960s and appeared on many of Brown's most notable recordings. He also worked closely with Van Morrison. After resuming a solo career in 1992, he is currently (2006) living in the town of Frome in the county of Somerset, United Kingdom. In 1949 Ellis's family moved to Lubbock, Texas, where he was given his nickname "Pee Wee". He gave his first public performance in 1954 at Dunbar Junior High School. In 1955 he moved with his family to Rochester, New York.

Top Songs by Pee Wee Ellis


In a Sentimental Mood

by , Dawyne Dolphin & Bruce Cox

There Is No Greater Love

by , Dawyne Dolphin & Bruce Cox

Albums, Releases & Mixtapes


The Top of the Groove

The Top of the Groove

Pee Wee Ellis December 10, 2015

11 Tracks

The Spirit of Christmas

The Spirit of Christmas

Pee Wee Ellis October 11, 2013

14 Tracks

Tenoration

Tenoration

Pee Wee Ellis March 25, 2011

12 Tracks

Different Rooms

Different Rooms

Pee Wee Ellis December 1, 2005

10 Tracks

Live and Funky

Live and Funky

Pee Wee Ellis November 1, 2001

10 Tracks

Ridin' Mighty High

Ridin' Mighty High

Pee Wee Ellis May 1, 2000

12 Tracks

Ridin' Mighty High D-Phunk Remixes

Ridin' Mighty High D-Phunk Remixes

Pee Wee Ellis May 1, 2000

2 Tracks

What You Like

What You Like

Pee Wee Ellis November 30, 1996

11 Tracks

A New Shift

A New Shift

Pee Wee Ellis November 30, 1995

11 Tracks

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