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Ramsey Lewis

Ramsey Lewis was born on May 27, 1935 in Chicago, Illinois, USA as Ramsey Emanuel Lewis Jr. He is known for his work on Mighty Aphrodite (1995), The Holiday (2006) and Casino (1995). He has been married to Janet Tamillow since 1990. He was previously married to Geraldine Taylor. See full bio »

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Known For

Mighty Aphrodite Soundtrack
The Holiday Soundtrack
Casino Soundtrack
Irrational Man Soundtrack


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 2000/I The Visit
 1996 The Journey of the African-American Athlete (TV Movie documentary) (composer)
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Other Works:

Single: "Candida" / "Love Now On" (Cadet Records) See more »

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The Ramsey Lewis Trio


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Jazz pianist whose biggest hits, both on the Cadet label in 1965, were "The 'In' Crowd" and "Hang On, Sloopy."

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