Dennis Nelson is a Gold and Platinum songwriter working with the late great Robert Palmer on his Rip Tide Album. (AKA) Dennis Finger Roll Nelson has a colorful pallet of music compilations. He is an instrumentalist who challenges melodic composition. He infuses contemporary elegance with harmonious smoothness with fast blazing riffs. His musical influences are trailblazers and can be identified within the rhythmic strums of his guitar. He received his formal academic Degree from Southern University in Baton Rouge, Louisiana under the leadership of Alvin Batiste.
After graduating from college with a Bachelor of Arts in Jazz, he toured with various artists ranging from Peabo Bryson, Otis Day and The Knights (from the movie Animal House), The Temptations, the legendary great genius of soul Ray Charles and jazz trumpet master Tom Browne. Song writer and producer of The Temptations Grammy award winning album Earristiable.