Charlie Blackwell

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Charlie Blackwell was a jazz drummer in the '40s, and was associated with the Kid Ory band as well as the orchestra of Eddie Heywood, where he backed up Bing Crosby. The drummer should not be confused…
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Charlie Blackwell was a jazz drummer in the '40s, and was associated with the Kid Ory band as well as the orchestra of Eddie Heywood, where he backed up Bing Crosby. The drummer should not be confused with a Tulsa drummer of the same name who was in Mad Dogs & Englishmen's entourage.