By Fred Jones

 

 

 

World renown musician and author Washington Rucker will be hosting a book signing at the Black Wall Street Liquid Lounge located at 10 N Greenwood #101 Tuesday August 25th at 6 pm.

Rucker has penned 4 novels previous to this book entitled “FRAMED” which was written in Los Angelas, California.

Rucker musical achievements are to be applauded from Duke Ellington, Ella Fitzgerald and Nancy Wilson. Rucker a Tulsa native is proud of his upbringing and atributes it to his success. Rucker stated “A pair of drumsticks and Mr Clarence Dickson who lived in South Haven (Tulsa) inspired me to achieve all that I have.”

As for Ruckers inspiration to write this novel he stated “Dr James Bolton who is from Tulsa and I began a discussion about a murder that happened in Tulsa in 1953/54 and, it inspired me to pen this novel.”

The book is available for $20.00 and will be available at the signing for you to purchase.

For more information on Washington Rucker click here.