Patrice Rushen

Highlights

Over 28M – YouTube Views

4x – Grammy Award Nominee

3x – Hit Songs on Billboard Hot 100

Found success in the 70’s and 80’s with her signature fusion of jazz, pop and R&B

Has performed with Artists like Stevie Wonder, Herbie Hancock, Prince, Nancy Wilson, Ndugu Chancier, Carlos Santana, Christian McBride, and Lee Ritenour,

First female musical director for many of the entertainment industry’s top award shows: Grammy Awards, Emmy Awards, People’s Choice Awards, NAACP Image Awards and HBO’s “Comic Relief V”

Lifetime Achievement Award – California Jazz Foundation NICA

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Artist Bio

Patrice Rushen is an award-winning musician and composer who is also one of the most sought after artists in the music industry. She is a classically trained pianist who originally found success in the 70’s and 80’s with her signature fusion of jazz, pop and R&B. During this era, she composed and recorded the hit song, “Forget Me Nots,” which has been frequently covered and sampled by other artists.

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