John Alford – Keyboards & Vocals

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Born in Meridian, MS. John has been playing keyboards since he was nine years old.A music major from Jackson State University, he was one of the original members of "War & Thunder" drum section with the Jackson State "Sonic Boom of Sound." Before joining MTP he toured with national acts; Luther Vandross, B.B King, The Temptations, Issac Hayes, Billy Soul Bonds, Bobby Rush, Willie Clayton, Dorothy Moore, Alexander O'Neil, Anthony Luckett of Cameo, the award winning Larry Graham of Graham Central Station and the late great Johnny Taylor. His has recorded with: Wind Chymes, Bobby Rush, Billy Soul Bonds, Terrell Moses, Cop de Bell and of course Meet The Press on MTP's "Personally" CD.  John's fondest memories of performing are playing the Monterey Jazz Fest with Dorothy Moore and The Budweiser Festival with Alexander O'Neil in from of 40,000 people in RFK Stadium. His awards include, Jackson Music Award- Best R&B Band and a National Recording Contract with RCA Records.

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