Debra Jean Hurd – American singer from R&B group duo, Damian Dame.
Eric Gale – American jazz and R&B guitarist.
Chico Hamilton – American jazz drummer and bandleader. He came to prominence as sideman for Lester Young, Gerry Mulligan, Count Basie, and Lena Horne.
Eddie Bo – American singer and pianist from New Orleans. Schooled in jazz, he was known for his blues, soul and funk recordings, compositions, productions and arrangements.