Best known as a jazz musician who performed on the Hammond B-3 electric organ, which helped to popularize the instrument greatly.
In 2005, Smith was awarded the NEA Jazz Masters Award from the National Endowment for the Arts, the highest honour that a US jazz musician can attain.
- 22 Vocals
- 326 Instruments & Performance
- 311 Writing & Arrangement
- 8 Featuring & Presenting
- 8 Conducting & Leading
- 9 Production
- 4 Acting, Literary & Spoken