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Name  Robert Popwell

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Music groups  The Crusaders, The Rascals
Albums  Groovin', Street Life, Time Peace: The Rascals, The Rascals Antholog, The Very Best of The Rascals
Similar People  Stix Hooper, Wayne Henderson, Wilton Felder, Eddie Brigati, Dino Danelli

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Robert Lee "Pops" Popwell (born c. December 29, 1946) is a jazz-funk bass guitarist.


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Known as "Pops", he played with The Young Rascals, The Crusaders and the Macon Rhythm Section. The Young Rascals were inducted into the Rock and Roll Hall of Fame May 6, 1997. They were inducted into the Vocal Group Hall of Fame in 2005. He has played on albums by Aretha Franklin, George Benson, Ron Wood, Al Jarreau, Bobby Womack, Terry Bradds, Larry Carlton, Joe Sample, Smokey Robinson, Bette Midler, Greg Allman, Bob Dylan, B. B. King, Les Dudek and Randy Crawford, among others.

He has also toured with Bette Midler and Olivia Newton-John. Popwell appeared in the movie Hard to Hold with Rick Springfield. Featured in the 1982 "Olivia Newton-John, Live" concert video. Co-writer of "Boy Meets World" with Rap star Erick Sermon. Also wrote "Feelin Funky" on The Crusaders album Those Southern Knights.


  • 1969: I'm a Loser - Doris Duke
  • 1970: Johnny Jenkins - Johnny Jenkins
  • 1970: Livingston Taylor - Livingston Taylor
  • 1972: The Island Of Real − The Rascals
  • 1972: Young, Gifted and Black - Aretha Franklin
  • 1972: Amazing Grace - Aretha Franklin
  • 1974: Southern Comfort - The Crusaders
  • 1976: Those Southern Knights - The Crusaders
  • 1977: Free As the Wind - The Crusaders
  • 1978: Images - The Crusaders
  • 1978: Letta - Letta Mbulu
  • 1979: Gimme Some Neck - Ron Wood
  • 1979: Praying Spirit - Gloster Williams and Master Control
  • 1980: Strikes Twice - Larry Carlton
  • 1982: Baked potato Superlive! - [The Greg Mathieson Project]
  • 1990: Collection - Larry Carlton
  • 2006: Sumner Sessions - Terry Bradds
  • 2007: Master Hands - Terry Bradds
  • 2009: Touch of Spice - Terry Bradds and Nioshi Jackson
  • Personal life

    Robert Popwell was born in Daytona Beach, Florida. He has a brother who is an actor. Has three daughters; Mandice, Erika and Jesslyn. Resides in Nashville, TN.


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