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Buddy Miles
Birth: Sep. 5, 1947
Death: Feb. 26, 2008

Musician. Born George Allen Miles Jr., he was a drummer and vocalist who performed with some of the greatest names in music for over four decades. He was best known for his collaboration with guitarist Jimi Hendrix and bassest Billy Cox for the group "Band of Gypsys" in 1969. He was a founding member of the 1960s band "Electric Flag" and fronted his own group, "The Buddy Miles Express" which had the hit single "Them Changes". During his career he recorded more than 70 albums and performed with artists to include Stevie Wonder, Eric Clapton, Carlos Santana, Aretha Franklin, Stevie Ray Vaughan and Neil Young. He also produced and performed commercials for Cadillac, Harley Davidson and was the voice on California Raisins commercials. (bio by: John "J-Cat" Griffith) 

Cause of death: Heart failure
 
Burial:
Cremated, Ashes scattered.
Specifically: Ashes scattered in his hometown of Omaha, Nebraska
 
Maintained by: Find A Grave
Originally Created by: John "J-Cat" Griffith
Record added: Feb 28, 2008
Find A Grave Memorial# 24935439
Buddy Miles
Added by: John "J-Cat" Griffith
 
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