Earth, Wind & Fire are an African American R&B band formed in 1969. Also known as EWF, the Elements or the Elements of the Universe, the band has won ten Grammy Awards and four American Music Awards. They have been inducted into both the Rock and Roll Hall of Fame and the Vocal Group Hall of Fame. Having sold over 90 million albums worldwide has earned them a place on the list of best-selling music artists, where they are ranked as the seventh best selling American band of all time.
Maurice White plays the Kalimba, an African thumb piano, Maurice White plays the Kalimba, an African thumb piano, featured in numerous 'Earth Wind and Fire' songs. Beyond being an accomplished musician, White produced many notable artists: Barbra Streisand, The Emotions, Ramsey Lewis, Jennifer Holliday, Deniece Williams and Neil Diamond. Richard E. Aaron