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Paul Shaffer

Paul Shaffer

Canadian singer, composer, actor, author, comedian, and multi-instrumentalist
Paul Allen Wood Shaffer CM is a Canadian singer, composer, actor, author, comedian, and musician who served as David Letterman's musical director, band leader, and sidekick on the entire run of both Late Night with David Letterman and Late Show with David Letterman.Wikipedia
BornNovember 28, 1949
HometownToronto, Canada
Net worth$30 million
Height5'5" (1.65m)
SpouseCathy Vasapoli
ChildrenVictoria Shaffer, William Wood Lee Shaffer
ParentsShirley Shaffer, Bernard Shaffer
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  • David Sanborn, the six time Grammy-winning alto saxophonist who played at Woodstock, composed music for the Lethal Weapon movies, played in the SNL and Late Night with David Letterman bands and worked with everyone from Stevie Wonder to David Bowie, died Sunday afternoon, May 12th, after an extended battle with prostate cancer with complications. He …

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KCCI archives: Paul Shaffer calls Letterman's 'Late Show' finale bittersweet

KCCI archives: Paul Shaffer calls Letterman's 'Late Show' finale bittersweet
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Albums

When Coltrane Calls! Session 2: Liberation First!
When Coltrane Calls! Session 2: Liberation First!
2017
Paul Shaffer & the World's Most Dangerous Band
Paul Shaffer & the World's Most Dangerous Band
2017
Sorrow
Sorrow
2017
Paradox of Completion
Paradox of Completion
2015
Taking You Out There! Live
Taking You Out There! Live
2014
World's Most Dangerous Party
World's Most Dangerous Party
1993
Coast to Coast
Coast to Coast
1989
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