Ovie Alston Net Worth
Ovie Alston made money by Actors niche. For all time, at the moment, 2016 year, Ovie Alston earned $56 Million. Exact sum is $56000000.
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Birth date: December 14, 1905
Death date: 1989
Wikipedia Source: Ovie Alston
Overton Ovie Alston was an American jazz trumpeter, vocalist, and bandleader. Alston played with Bill Brown and His Brownies in New York in 1928, recording with them for Brunswick Records. He was hired by Claude Hopkins in 1931 and remained with him until 1936- it is for this association that he is best known. After leaving Hopkins he started his own band, playing at the Apollo Theater, the Plantation Club, the Ubangi Club and the Roseland Ballroom in the late 1930s and early 1940s. He toured with the band for the armed forces during World War II- Noble Sissle and Eubie Blake joined the group during this time.