David 'Soulfingaz' Williams


David 'Soulfingaz' Williams passed away in his sleep on Wed. The music industry is in mourning.

A mainstay in Canada's music scene, Soulfingaz studied composition and piano at Humber College in Toronto and since graduating has been playing professionally in Canada, the US and Europe. As well as being self-taught, he plays rock, soul, funk, gospel, jazz, latin, classical, hip hop and other styles yet to be classified.

As a Producer/Songwriter/Musician worldwide Soulfingaz has worked with K-OS, Salome Bey, RES, Esthero (Musical Director), Parliament Funkadelic, Long Overdue, Dream Warriors, Beenie Man, Saukrates, Orin Isaacs, Doc, Kush, Molly Johnson, Billy-Newton Davis, Melanie Durrant, N'dea Davenport (Brand New Heavies), Ray Robinson, Simone Denny (Love Inc.), Deborah Cox, Ivana Santilli, Dawn Silva/Brides Of Funkenstein, Divine Brown, Abacus, Hotboxx, Kalabash (PanJazz), Tom McKay, The Blotts, Cutty Ranks, Mishke (B2K), Alex Greggs, Lakota Son, Kelis, Femi Kuti (Red,Hot&Riot), Palomino, Tyrese (Four Brothers), Freddie McGregor, Vibrolux, RES, Izzy Novak (The 13th), Master T (Da Mix On Muchmusic), 2Rude, St.Peter Miller, Saukrates, The Ethnocentric Bubbleheads, The A-Team, Bass Is Base, Choclair, The Premiums, James Bryon (Philosopher Kings, Prozzak), Len, Jarvis Church (Nelly Furtado), Thomas"Nate"Reynolds, Chris Rouse (Arousal!), Ammoye, Shane Philips, Kevin Breit (Norah Jones), Paul Shaffer (David Letterman), Dan Akroyd(SNL, Blues Brothers), Papichulo Crew, Eden Ants, Melanie Durrant (Bang,Bang!!), Eddie Bullen, Barrington Levy, MOS DEF, Vanessa.B Williams (SoulFood), Tara Sloane (Joydrop), Vaness Alegassi, Fly aka Peachez, Keisha Chante, David Deacon & The Word, Shantall Young (Dimple Entertainment, Latin Vibes), Big Sugar, Gordie Johnson, Ian Thornley (Big Wreck), Joydrop, Graph Nobel, Leh Lo, Glenn Lewis, Wade O Brown (DUBBLIFE!!) just to name a few, and also scores for Film and Television in Canada and the U.S.