Vicki Randle

Musician

1954 –

29

Who is Vicki Randle?

Vicki Randle is an American singer, multi-instrumentalist and composer, known as the first female member of The Tonight Show Band, starting with host Jay Leno in 1992. She has recorded and/or toured with several artists, including Aretha Franklin, Mavis Staples, George Benson, Lionel Richie, Kenny Loggins, Celine Dion, Herbie Hancock, Wayne Shorter, Branford Marsalis, and Lyle Mays.

She began her career as a singer-songwriter/guitarist, playing in such venues as the Bla-Bla Cafe and The Ice House. She also recorded and toured with several women's music artists, such as Cris Williamson, Ferron, and Linda Tillery.

Vicki continued her association with Jay Leno under his new five-nights-a-week "The Jay Leno Show" on NBC as a musician with Kevin Eubank's renamed "Primetime Band." The show premiered Sept. 14, 2009. She returned to The Tonight Show with the primetime show's cancellation.

Randle currently has residences in Venice Beach and Oakland, California. She is openly lesbian.

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Born
Dec 11, 1954
Also known as
  • Randle, Vicki
Ethnicity
  • African American
Nationality
  • United States of America
Profession
Lived in
  • San Francisco

Submitted
on July 23, 2013

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