|Birth name||Reuben Lincoln Wilson|
|Born||April 9, 1935|
Mounds, Oklahoma, U.S.
|Origin||Pasadena, California, U.S.|
|Genres||Acid jazz, soul jazz|
|Labels||Blue Note, Groove Merchant, Cadet, 18th and Vine|
Reuben Wilson (born April 9, 1935) is a jazz organist. He performs soul jazz and acid jazz, and is best known for his title track "Got to Get Your Own".
He was born in Mounds, Oklahoma and his family moved to Pasadena when he was 5.He played in Los Angeles with drummer Al Bartee, then moved to New York to begin a recording career. In addition to playing with jazz musicians Melvin Sparks and Willis Jackson, Wilson led the local band Wildare Express. He remains an active musician, and still resides in New York City.
Wilson has been married twice. He has two children. [ citation needed ] His son, Reuben Reuel, is a singer and actor.
With the Wildare Express
With the Godfathers of Groove
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Love Bug is the second album by American organist Reuben Wilson recorded in 1969 and released on the Blue Note label. The CD reissue added one bonus track.
Blue Mode is the third album by American organist Reuben Wilson recorded in 1969 and released by the Blue Note label the following year. The album was also released by Vee-Jay Records as Organ Talk in 1974.
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