Billy Cobham



Billy Cobham

Rating
Active
1968
Born
May 16, 1944 in Colón
Location
Panama
Biography
William Emanuel "Billy" Cobham, Jr. (born May 16, 1944) is a Panamanian American jazz drummer, composer and bandleader, who came to prominence in the late 1960s and early 1970s with trumpeter Miles Davis and then with Mahavishnu Orchestra, and on countless CTI releases. According to AllMusic's reviewer, Cobham is "generally acclaimed as fusion's greatest drummer". He has an influential style that combines explosive power and exacting precision. He was inducted into the Modern Drummer Hall of Fame in 1987, and the Classic Drummer Hall of Fame in 2013.

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Albums, Releases & Mixtapes


Red Baron

Red Baron

Billy Cobham May 10, 2017

50 Tracks

Drum'n Voice, Vols. 1, 2, 3 & 4 (The Complete Series)

Drum'n Voice, Vols. 1, 2, 3 & 4 (The Complete Series)

Billy Cobham December 14, 2016

39 Tracks

B.C. (Bonus Track Version)

B.C. (Bonus Track Version)

Billy Cobham September 16, 2016

9 Tracks

Broad Horizon

Broad Horizon

Billy Cobham June 3, 2016

8 Tracks

Drum 'n' Voice, Vol. 4

Drum 'n' Voice, Vol. 4

Billy Cobham May 18, 2016

10 Tracks

The Atlantic Years 1973-1978

The Atlantic Years 1973-1978

Billy Cobham September 25, 2015

47 Tracks

Jazz-Funk

Jazz-Funk

Dennis Chambers September 15, 2015

14 Tracks

Billy Cobham Spectrum 40 (Live)

Billy Cobham Spectrum 40 (Live)

Billy Cobham July 31, 2015

10 Tracks

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