- Name: Bobby Keys
- Born: 12/18/1943
- Died: 12/02/2014 (70 years old)
- Occupation: Session musician
Robert Henry Keys (December 18, 1943– December 2, 2014) was an American saxophonist who performed with other musicians as a member of several horn sections of the 1970s. He appears on albums by the Rolling Stones, Lynyrd Skynyrd, Harry Nilsson, Delaney & Bonnie and Friends, George Harrison, John Lennon, Eric Clapton, Joe Cocker and other prominent musicians. Keys played on hundreds of recordings and was a touring musician from 1956 until his death in 2014.
Genre: Rock, jazz
Birth Place: Slaton, Texas, U.S.
Death Place: Franklin, Tennessee, U.S.
Bobby Keys quotes :
I pull a lot of the stuff that I play off the rhythm tracks - and Keith Richards has been one of the main contributors to my inspirational playing.Bobby Keys