Chief Bey



Age: 90


Summary: jazz percussionist, African folklore expert, and teacher who recorded with artists like Art Blakey, Herbie Mann and Harry Belafonte, who performed on Broadway in Raisin and in an international tour of Porgy and Bess with Leontyne Price and Cab Calloway.



Cause of Death: Stomach cancer


Born: April 17, 1913


Died: April 8, 2004


Location: Brooklyn, New York