Fats Waller If You Got To Ask, You Ain't Got It! Bluebird Jazz 2006
His career was short, but he left behind the kind of memories that will never fade. Fats Waller had it all: personality, keyboard talent, musical ear, and an intuitive feel for communicating with an audience. He was funny. He was unique. And yet, he was musically superior.
Waller died of pneumonia in 1943 at the age of 39. ...