ERROL   WISE

DATE OF BIRTH: December 24, 1941
PLACE OF BIRTH: ...., Trinidad
EDUCATION: Richmond Street Boys'Primary School
CAREER:                                       Wise grew up in Belmont, Port of Spain, where he learned to play the drums. He began his musical career as the leader and drummer of the singing group Strollers. In the 1960s and 1970s, he was the drummer on many recordings by top calypsonians such as the Mighty Sparrow, and accompanied many calypsonians on their tours around the world. He settled in New York in the 1980s where continued to drum for many musical groups. He later settled in Sarasota, Florida, where he continued his drumming career accompanying many musical groups.
Compiled by Ronald C. Emrit