Count Basie Net Worth

Count Basie or commonly known as The Count, The Kid from Red Bank was born on August 21, 1904 in Red Bank, New Jersey, USA, is a Soundtrack, Music Department, Actor. Go on reading to know Sean Count Basie net worth in 2018, professional career and personal life below.

NameCount Basie
BirthdayAugust 21, 1904
BirthplaceRed Bank, New Jersey, USA
DiedApril 26, 1984 in Hollywood, Florida, USA (pancreatic cancer)
Known Assoundtrack, music department, actor

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The famed composer ("One O'Clock Jump", "Two O'Clock Jump", "Jumpin' at the Woodside"), pianist, songwriter and bandleader began as an accompanist to vaudeville acts. He joined the Bennie Moten orchestra in Kansas City, later organizing his own orchestra and performing on radio. In 1936 he came to New York, appearing in hotels, night clubs, theatres and jazz festivals. He toured the US, and also, in 1954, Europe. He was elected to the Down Beat Magazine's Hall of Fame in 1958, and has made many records. Joining ASCAP in 1943, his chief musical collaborators included Mack David, Jerry Livingston, James Rushing, Andy Gibson, Eddie Durham, and Lester Young. His songs and instrumentals also include "Good Morning Blues"; "Every Tub"; "John's Idea"; "Basie Boogie"; "Blue and Sentimental"; "Gone With the Wind"; "I Ain't Mad at You"; "Futile Frustration"; "Good Bait"; "Don't You Miss Your Baby?"; "Miss Thing" "Riff Interlude"; "Panassie Stomp: "Shorty George"; "Out the Window"; "Hollywood Jump: "Nobody Knows"; "Swinging at the Daisy Chain"; and "I Left My Baby".