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Earth, Wind & Fire Drummer Fred White Dies at 67

4 January 2023 03:05

Drummer Fred White, who supported his brothers Maurice and Verdine White in the Grammy-winning ensemble Earth, Wind & Fire, has passed away. He is 67 years old.

Earth, wind & fire began in 1970 under the leadership of Maurice White, who created a band that was able to combine elements of jazz, funk, r&b, soul, dance, pop and rock.

Some of the band's greatest hits are still immensely popular, frequently sampled and used in countless films. The band was inducted into the rock and roll hall of fame in 2000 and has six grammys.Drummer Fred White, who supported his brothers Maurice and Verdine White in the Grammy-winning ensemble Earth, Wind & Fire, has passed away. He is 67 years old.

Earth, wind & fire began in 1970 under the leadership of Maurice White, who created a band that was able to combine elements of jazz, funk, r&b, soul, dance, pop and rock.

Some of the band's greatest hits are still immensely popular, frequently sampled and used in countless films. The band was inducted into the rock and roll hall of fame in 2000 and has six grammys.