Edwin Birdsong

Funk, Musical Artist

1951 –

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Who is Edwin Birdsong?

Edwin L. Birdsong is a keyboard/organ player who was known in the '70s and '80s for his experimental funk/disco music. He never achieved chart success, but developed a strong fan base, and has also been sampled by other artists many times, most famously by Daft Punk who sampled "Cola Bottle Baby" in "Harder, Better, Faster, Stronger", and Gang Starr who sampled his single "Rapper Dapper Snapper" for their song "Skillz".

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Born
Aug 22, 1951
United States of America
Nationality
  • United States of America
Profession
Education
  • Manhattan School of Music

Submitted
on July 23, 2013

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