|Birth Day||April 27, 1943|
|Age||77 YEARS OLD|
|Died On||Nov 18, 1989 (age 46)|
Hard bop and post-hop jazz Drummer who played with Gene Harris, Andrew Hill, and Richard Davis, among others.
He began playing drums at an early age, with his earliest performances being with artists like Donald Byrd.
He was part of Max Roach's percussion group, M'Boom, playing drums on their 1979 recording for Columbia Records.
His son Nasheet Waits also became a professional Drummer.