Elton Jim remembers Charlie Watts

Anna Davlantes

FILE – Charlie Watts of the Rolling Stones poses for a portrait on Nov. 14, 2016, in New York. Watts’ publicist, Bernard Doherty, said Watts passed away peacefully in a London hospital surrounded by his family on Tuesday, Aug. 24, 2021. He was 80. (Photo by Victoria Will/Invision/AP, File)

In the wake of the passing of Charlie Watts, Jim Turano calls in to discuss the life of the Rolling Stones’ drummer with Anna Davlantes. Together they speak on his quietness compared to the rest of the Stones, his cool-factor because of this, the illness that eventually took his life, and the musical influences that made him such a legendary drummer.

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Anna Davlantes
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Anna Davlantes is a Chicago native, a seven-time Emmy Award-winning journalist who has broken major stories, passionately told small stories and exposed corruption that has prompted major investigations and reform. (Click for more.)