Leon Russell was born in 1942 in southwest Oklahoma. He is an American singer, pianist and guitarist. Leon Russell is a stage name. His real name is Claude Russell Bridges. Leon Russell played with Eric Clapton and Bob Dylan. In 1975, Leon Russell married Mary McCreary. From the first marriage he has two children. In 1979, Leon Russell married Janet Constantine Bridges. From the second marriage he has three daughters. Leon Russell also has one daughter with Carla McHenry. Leon Russell began solo musical career in different genres of rock, blues, and gospel. Now all the world knows him as a legend of rock-music. Once he played with Eric Clapton and Bob Dylan. In total Leon Russell released 42 albums: "Hank Wilson's Back", "Gimme Shelter: The Best of Leon Russell", "Wedding Album", "Face in the Crowd ", etc. Now you can download Leon Russell's album "Retrospective" from our site and enjoy this rock-collection.