Robert H. Horton

Born: Sept. 8, 1899 Birmingham, AL

With Chick Webb (1928-29), Gene Kennedy (1929).  With Charlie Johnson (1930), toured with Ralph Cooper's Kongo Knights (1932-33); Lucky Millinder (1933-34), Willy Bryant (1935-36), Edgar Hayers (1937-40) including tour of Europe.  Worked on and off with Cootie Williams' Big Band during the 1940s, briefly with Claude Hopkins (March - June 1946).

Source: Alabama Music Hall of Fame

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