Anthony Tillmon Williams (December 12, 1945 – February 23, 1997) was an American jazz drummer. Williams first gained fame in the band of trumpeter Miles Davis and was a pioneer of jazz fusion. He was inducted into the Modern Drummer Hall of Fame in 1986.
Anthony Allen "Tony" Williams (born July 28, 1951) is an American politician who served as the fifth mayor of the District of Columbia for two terms, from 1999 to 2007. He had previously served as chief financial officer for the District, managing to balance the budget and achieve a surplus within two years of appointment.
Feb 26, 1997 ... Tony Williams, a drummer whose innovations made him one of the most influential jazz musicians of the last half-century, died on Sunday at the Seton Medical Center in Daly City, Calif. He was 51. The cause was a heart attack, said his publicist, Kirk Tanksley. Mr. Williams was a child prodigy, and from his ...
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Tony Williams. by Rick Mattingly. Tony-Williams-Photo-web Relaxing in his Knoxville hotel room after his PASIC '83 clinic, Tony Williams reflected on what he hoped he was giving to other drummers. "I would like to be able to give off the same things that inspired me to really love the instrument and love music," he said.
Anthony Tillmon Williams. Profile: Born : December 12, 1945 in Chicago, Illinois. Died : February 23, 1997 in Daly City, California. (Heart Attack) A legendary jazz/ Fusion drummer. More known as Tony Williams by drummers around the world. He got most recognition for his fusion project; Lifetime (3) band with John ...