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Adam Blackstone Biography

Birth Place:
Trenton, New Jersey, United States
Bassist, producer, musical director

Fast Facts

  • Took up piano and drums when he was 6
  • Picked up the bass when he was in his teens, primarily because no one else wanted to play it in school
  • Earned a full scholarship to the University of the Arts in Philadelphia thanks to his musical abilities
  • Has toured with Mary J
  • Blige, Chris Brown, Eminem, Janet Jackson, Jay-Z and Kanye West
  • Has recorded with such artists as Diane Birch, Al Green, Jill Scott, Joss Stone and Dionne Warwick


  • Rodney Blackstone -- Father
  • Richard R. Blackstone -- Grandfather
  • Gladys Jackson -- Grandmother
  • Mildred Blackstone -- Grandmother
  • Sandra Blackstone -- Mother
  • Kaisha Askins -- Wife