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    Eddie "Bongo" Brown (1932-1984) was born in Clarksdale, Mississippi and raised in Memphis, Tennessee. Eddie played congas, bongos, the gourd and claves for Motown Records' in-house Funk Brothers band. He played these instrument on many albums. One of his musical influences was Chano Pozo.

    He recorded and played with The Temptations, Smokey Robison & the Miracles, Gladys Knoght & the Pips, Marvin Gaye, Gloria Jones, Carly Simon, Thelma Houston, Billy Preston, Gloria Gaynor, Deniece Williams, Ben E. King, Candi Staton, Chuck Jackson, Wilson Pickett, Martha Reeves, Bob Seger, Stevie Wonder, Thelma Houston, Jerry Butler, B.B. King, Kenny Rogers, Natalie Cole, John Handy, Syreeta Wright, Ray Parker Jr., Randy Crawford, Sonny Criss, The Supremes, Blue Mitchell, Jimmy Smith, Richard Wylie, Tower of Power, Chrlie Wright, Erroll Garner, Camel, The Four Tops, Mary Wells, The Marvelettes, Junior Walker and the All Stars, The Blackbyrds, Stanley Turrentine, Ray Parker, Leon Ware, Bobby Womack,Edwin Starr, Patrice Rushen, Randy Crawford, La Toya Jackson, Stevie Wonder, Stargard, Wille Hutch, T-Boy Ross, Lamont Dozier, Johnny Mathis, Spyder Turner, Candi Staton, The 5th Dimension, Jimmy Ponder, Yvonne Fair, Leslie Gore, The Brothers Johnson, Bob Seger, Linda Evans, NOrman Feels, Pattie Brookes Junior Tucker, Simon Dunmore and others.

    This is Eddie playing "Don't You Lie To Me" from the album "King Size"

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    This is Eddie playing "Hard Work" from the John Handy album "Hard Work".

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