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Charlie Byrd

Born: 
09/16/1925
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Died: 
12/02/1999
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Charlie Lee Byrd was an American guitarist. His earliest and strongest musical influence was Django Reinhardt. Byrd was best known for his association with Brazilian music, especially bossa nova. In 1962, Byrd collaborated with Stan Getz on the album Jazz Samba, a recording which brought bossa nova into the mainstream of North American music.

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