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RIP Roger Hawkins (1945 – 2021)

Roger Hawkins  was an American drummer.

He played drums on countless well-known soul, disco, and r&b songs.

He was a co-founder of the Muscle Shoals Rhythm Section in Alabama, a house band like the Compass Point All Stars, Booker T. & the M.G.’s and the Salsoul Orchestra.

Hawkins played drums on “Love Sensation” (1980) by Loleatta Holloway.