As a former member of F.O.A. and a long time Conservative Republican who swims in the same liberal sea, I can absolutely identify with and support Mr. DeMartini in his goal to unseat Maxine Waters.
Bklyn. NY to L.A.
Originally from Brooklyn, NY, Bob Conti is a World class Percussionist, Producer, Writer and Vocalist best known for his double platinum compositions and performance works with Donna Summer, Diana Ross and decades of performing with Jose Feliciano. Conti also served as record producer on TheGenius of Jose Feliciano Vol 1 & Vol 2, albums he produced on his own label, Joyfull Productions.
On tour and in the studio from the early 70’s with Buck Ram’s Original “Platters” group until present day, Bob has performed, traveled and recorded with Artists including Diana Ross, Donna Summer,Wilson Pickett, Karen Carpenter, Ritchie Sambora (Bon Jovi), Earth Wind and Fire, Jose Feliciano,The Temptations, Helen Reddy, Blue Mitchel, Jack Sheldon, Carla Thomas, and many more.
Bob has recorded on over 150 albums, earning at least a dozen gold and platinum albums in the genres of Pop, Jazz, Latin Jazz, Rhythm and Blues, Disco, New Age and experimental music.
Performing in shows from Carnegie Hall to the Hollywood Bowl, to the Sydney Opera House and at the foothills of the Egyptian Pyramids, not to mention the Tonight Show and the Academy Awards.
Most recently Bob Conti was sworn-in as Commissioner of the Thousand Oaks, California Cultural Affairs Commission/Alliance for the Arts, and has just established his own 501(c)3 Not-for- Profit “We Celebrate US” , dedicated to “giving back”, and focusing on bringing people together through the Arts.