Caption: John Fogerty, Smokey Robinson, Steve Cropper, Hal David and Berry Gordy
Soundtrack, Actor, Music Department
Born: October 21, 1941
Star sign: Libra
Height: 6' 1" (1.85 m)
Known for: The Big Lebowski (1998), Argo (2012), X-Men: First Class (2011), Casino (1995)
If not the most influential guitarist in the Memphis soul music scene, Steve Cropper is definitely near the top. He was a member of 'Booker T & the M.G.s', wrote songs for and performed with Otis Redding, Aretha Franklin and Sam & Dave (he's the Steve referred to when they say "Play it, Steve!" in "Soul Man"). Booker T's band, including Cropper, ...