Apparently so. 91 years old. (via Ace)
The fact that “Take Five” is the best selling Jazz single of all time is one of those things you would never have guessed, but sound completely apt once you hear it. Of course. What else was it going to be? Something by Louis Armstrong, probably. “What a Wonderful World” did knock the Beatles off the top of the charts in ’64.
From the video comments:
“Dave Brubeck never dies, he just moves into a new time signature”