Fusion keyboardist Rodney Franklin was created in Berkeley, CA, in 1958. He started piano lessons at age six. After graduation, he caused John Convenient in SAN FRANCISCO BAY AREA and toured with Freddie Hubbard, Marlena Shaw and Expenses Summers. His debut recording In the guts made an appearance in 1978 on Columbia. 2 yrs later, Franklin strike the very best Ten with “The Groove,” from YOU MAY NEVER Know. Another six years brought seven even more albums from Columbia; non-e were as effective as YOU MAY NEVER Understand, but Franklin continuing to develop his reputation like a well known fusion designer. He shifted to BMG for 1988’s Gemstone Within You and in addition has released Like Dancin for Nova.