Ernie Watts
Name: Ernie Watts
Occupation: Saxophonist
Gender: Male
Birth Day: October 23, 1945
Age: 75
Birth Place: Norfolk, United States
Zodiac Sign: Scorpio

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Ernie Watts

Ernie Watts was born on October 23, 1945 in Norfolk, United States (75 years old). Ernie Watts is a Saxophonist, zodiac sign: Scorpio. Nationality: United States. Approx. Net Worth: Undisclosed.


He played tenor saxophone with The Tonight Show Band for over twenty years.

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Before Fame

He began playing saxophone at thirteen years old and later attended the Berklee College of Music on a Down Beat Magazine scholarship.


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In 1982, his version of "Chariots of Fire" was featured in the Season 4 episode of WKRP in Cincinnati ("The Creation of Venus") as Andy Travis and Venus Flytrap are playing games in the studio when Momma Carlson walks in and surprises them.


He was featured in one of Windows XP's sample music, "Highway Blues" by New Stories. In 1986, he visited South America with the Pat Metheny Special Quartet, alongside Charlie Haden and Paul Wertico, playing at Shams in Buenos Aires, Argentina.


In 2008, his album Analog Man won the Independent Music Award for Best Jazz Album. He played on Kurt Elling's album Dedicated to You, which won the Grammy Award for Best Jazz Vocal Album in 2011.

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Currently, Ernie Watts is 76 years, 11 months and 3 days old. Ernie Watts will celebrate 77th birthday on a Sunday 23rd of October 2022.

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