My favorite keyboard players are:

  1. George Duke
  2. Joe Sample (The Crusaders)
  3. Patrice Rushen
  4. Larry Dunn (Earth, Wind & Fire)
  5. Chris Jasper (The Isley Brothers)
  6. Aretha Franklin
  7. Rod Temperton (Heatwave)
  8. Thelonious Monk
  9. Edward “Duke” Ellington
  10. James Mtume