Musicians

Brother Bones Net Worth

Brother Bones Net Worth is
$950,000

Brother Bones Bio/Wiki, Net Worth, Married 2018

Brother Bones (October 4, 1902 – June 14, 1974) was an American whistling and bone playing recording artist from Montgomery, Alabama. Born Freeman Davis, his 1949 recording of the 1925 standard "Sweet Georgia Brown," became internationally famous after being adopted as the theme song of the Harlem Globetrotters basketball team in 1952. Notably, the bass line for this track uses the Novachord a very early electronic synthesizer more prominently featured on the B side of the record. Despite the success of this record, Brother Bones himself remained relatively unknown.Another of his recordings, "Black Eyed Susan Brown", was sampled in the De La Soul song, "Pease Porridge", on their 1991 album, De La Soul is Dead."Sweet Georgia Brown" was used in the Vauxhall Meriva television advertisement in the UK.He died in June 1974, in Long Beach, California, at the age of 71.
Source
IMDB Wikipedia

Date Of Birth1902-10-04
Died1974-06-14
ProfessionSoundtrack, Actor

Soundtrack

TitleYearStatusCharacter
Money Monster2016performer: "Sweet Georgia Brown"
Friday Night Football2015TV Series performer - 2 episodes
The Amazing Race2009-2014TV Series performer - 11 episodes
The Footy Show2011-2014TV Series performer - 2 episodes
Tosh.02011TV Series performer - 1 episode
The Apprentice2011TV Series performer - 1 episode
20 to 12010TV Series documentary performer - 1 episode
Hell's Kitchen2009TV Series performer - 1 episode
Rebound2005performer: "Sweet Georgia Brown"
The Super1991performer: "Sweet Georgia Brown"
Doogie Howser, M.D.1991TV Series performer - 1 episode
The Wonder Years1989TV Series performer - 1 episode
Magnum, P.I.1983TV Series performer - 1 episode
Good Old Days Part II1978TV Special performer: "Sweet Georgia Brown"
Medium Cool1969performer: "Sweet Georgia Brown"
Go Man Go1954performer: "Sweet Georgia Brown"

Actor

TitleYearStatusCharacter
Yes Sir, Mr. Bones1951Bones

Archive Footage

TitleYearStatusCharacter
20 to 12010TV Series documentaryHimself

Known for movies


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