Sonny Rollins Saxophonist
Sonny Rollins is an American saxophonist. He was born on September 07, 1930 (91 years old) . His nickname is Newk Colossus Uncle Don.
Theodore Walter Sonny Rollins is an American jazz tenor saxophonist. Rollins is widely recognized as one of the most important and influential jazz musicians. A number of his compositions including St. Thomas Oleo Doxy and Airegin have become jazz standards.
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Where does He lives?
He is living in Harlem.
Is Sonny Rollins still alive?
Yes, Sonny Rollins is still alive Last check: 1 year ago
What is Sonny's zodiac sign?
Sonny Rollins zodiac sign is virgo.
When is Rollins's next birthday?
Sonny Rollins was born on the , which was a Sunday. He will be turning 92 in only 326 days from today (16 October, 2021).
Sonny Rollins net worth
He has a net worth of 3 million dollars.
His first feature film was Alfie (1966). He was 35 when he starred in this movie. Since 1966, he has appeared in 9 feature films. The last one is Sonny Rollins Beyond the Notes (2012). In this movie, we watched him as himself .
Sonny Rollins movie characters
The names of the characters/jobs in the films he starred in are as follows:
|Himself||Chasing Trane (2017)||86|
|Himself||Saxophone Colossus (1998)||67|
|Himself - interviewed||The Jazz Baroness (2009)||78|
|himself||It Must Schwing: The Blue Note Story (2020)||87|
|Brownie Speaks (2014)||83|
|Himself||Who is Sonny Rollins? (1968)||37|
|Himself||Sonny Rollins '74: Rescued! (2010)||80|
|Himself||Sonny Rollins Beyond the Notes (2012)||81|
Awarded John Simon Guggenheim Memorial Foundation Fellowship , awarded Kennedy Center Honors , awarded National Medal of Arts , awarded Bird Award , awarded Grammy Lifetime Achievement Award in 2003 and
Other facts about Sonny Rollins
|Alias||Newk Colossus Uncle Don|
|Genre||Jazz, Hard bop|
|Instrument||Soprano saxophone, Tenor saxophone|
|Work period (start)||1947-01-01T00:00:00Z|
|Sex or gender||Male|
|Influenced by||Coleman Hawkins|
|Official website||Sonny Rollins official website|
|Member of||American Academy Of Arts And Sciences|
|Discography||Sonny Rollins Discography|
|Archives at||Schomburg Center For Research In Black Culture|
|Ethnic group||African Americans|
|Family name||Rollins. Show people with the surname Rollins|
|Country of citizenship||United States Of America|
|Twitter username||@sonnyrollins. Sonny Rollins official Twitter page , Twitter user numeric ID: 62936536 , number of subscribers: 29856 , point in time: 2018-05-10T00:00:00Z , start time: 2009-08-04T00:00:00Z|