Instrument/s: Bass (Electric), Drums, Guitar (Electric), Keyboard, Organ, Piano
Music Type: Jazz, Original Music, R&B, Rock/Pop
Event Type: Community Event/Celebration, Studio/Recording Session
About: This “Fabulous” journey for Producer/Musician D. Lee has been a life long pursuit. He was born, Lee Seung Chang, in Seoul, Korea on May 18, 1954. When he was adopted at age three by Americans, Russell and Nancy Spradley, he became David Lee Spradley. Upon moving to America, David (D. Lee) became a United States citizen. His interest in music unfolded when he was four years old and started playing his grandmother’s old piano. The rest is history! D. Lee has enjoyed a stellar 30-year career as a successful musician. His interest in all aspects of the music industry has expanded his expertise to include producing, writing, and performing on a variety of high profile collaborative projects.
D. Lee has worked with a number of renowned artists including:
Aretha Franklin, George Clinton-Parliament Funkadelic, Anita Baker, Roy Ayers
D. Lee currently works with Grammy Award winning Jazz Guitarist, Earl Klugh. Their musical collaboration began in 1993 when both men teamed up performing in a variety of concerts and recording projects. Earl Klugh is featured playing acoustic guitar on track #9, “Holiday,” on the new CD, “Fabulous.” D. Lee has a phenomenal discography of more than 50 albums.
Some of the more notables are:
“Atomic Dog”, in collaboration with George Clinton (#1 R&B)
“Fly Girls”, in collaboration with The Boogie Boys (#1 R&B)
“Let’s Go All The Way”, in collaboration with Sly Fox (#5 Pop)
D. Lee is living “Forever Fabulous” in Huntington Woods, MI, where he and his wife, Deb Alane, are raising their son, Aaron David Lee.