Oral History Information
Verdine White has become a close friend to the NAMM family thanks to his dedication to music education and music advocacy programs around the world. He has supported the efforts to keep music in public schools and has performed countless events to raise money for such causes. As the bassist for Earth, Wind & Fire, Verdine brought music to the world that has been an inspiration for music makers young and old. His contributions to music have been recognized as he was inducted into the Songwriters Hall of Fame as well as the Rock and Roll Hall of Fame.