Khan Jamal

Khan Jamal (July 23, 1946 – January 10, 2022), born Warren Robert Cheeseboro, was an American jazz vibraphone and marimba player. He founded the band Sounds of Liberation in 1970. He was described by Ron Wynn as "a proficient soloist when playing free material, jazz-rock and fusion, hard bop, or bluesy fare."[1]

Khan Jamal
Birth nameWarren Robert Cheeseboro
Born(1946-07-23)July 23, 1946
Jacksonville, Florida, U.S.
DiedJanuary 10, 2022(2022-01-10) (aged 75)
Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, U.S.
GenresJazz
Instrumentsvibraphone, marimba, percussion
Years active1960s–2022
LabelsSteepleChase
Associated actsByard Lancaster, Sunny Murray

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