Eugene ‘’LAMBCHOPS CURRY’’ WAS BORN ON South side of Chicago 44th and Wells. Being an incubator baby, he had to fight for his life.
He began playing by ear after hearing his brother, and sister take their piano lessons, he would hear what they were playing, proceed to play at 4 years old. Around 9 or 10 years old he began taking lessons from the world renowned Professor John Bowan at Chicago the prestigious Lyon and Healy the manufacture of Hammond Organs. After Mr. Bowan felt he could no longer teach him, (I ended up teaching him), and funds for lessons ran out. After that the prestigious classical , and opera training school THE CHICAGO COSERVERATORY OF MUSIC accepted him under the genius, gifted program where they would only accept 2students out of 12 . One for vocal, and one for piano. He studied there for two years under Tex Richardson a world renowned classical music virtuoso. During this time he was working at the Second Baptist Church of Harvey ILL., and live broadcast at such big churches as Mt. Pitsta , The Reverend Clay Evans and several small churches.