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The Blackbyrds

The Blackbyrds was a rhythm and blues and jazz-funk fusion group, formed in Washington, D.C. in 1973. The group was led by trumpeter Donald Byrd and featured some of his Howard University students: Kevin Toney (keyboards), Keith Killgo (vocals, drums), Joe Hall (bass guitar), Allan Barnes (saxophone, clarinet), and Barney Perry (guitar). Orville Saunders (guitar), and Jay Jones (flute, saxophone) were later members of the group. They signed to Fantasy Records in 1973. Read more on

The Blackbyrds has 5 songs that have been featured in movies like Lords of Dogtown, Semi-Pro, Slam and Very Bad Things. What is your favorite song by The Blackbyrds?


Songs from The Blackbyrds

Walking in Rhythm
The Park
Do It Fluid (1973)
Rock Creek Park
Time Is Moving On

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