Inducted into the Rock and Roll Hall of Fame with Earth, Wind & Fire
Retired from Earth, Wind & Fire
Was nominated for Producer of the Year at the Grammys
Released Earth, Wind & Fire's self-titled debut album
Founded the R&B group Earth, Wind & Fire
As a session drummer for Chicago's Chess Records in the mid-1960s, White played with a number of legendary blues musicians, including Buddy Guy and Muddy Waters.
White had to stop touring with Earth, Wind & Fire in the late 1980s after being diagnosed with Parkinson's disease.