Chuggy Carter


Oral History Information

Interview Date
Job Title
Musician, Percussionist

Chuggy Carter has performed drums and percussion for a number of top performers over his long and fascinating career.  Equally noted to his musicianship by those who worked with Chuggy is his smile and approachable personality.  “Part of my job is to create a relaxing situation for the performers and that is hard to do if the band members are upset.  So, I smile and have fun.”  Among those Chuggy has performed with: Rufis Reid, Jon Hammond, Bernie Worrell and Donny Hathaway.