Buster Williams



Buster Williams

Rating
Active
1959
Born
April 17, 1942
Location
New York, New York, United States
Genres
Blues
Biography
Buster Williams (b. 1942 is a U.S. jazz bassist. Born Charles Anthony Williams Jr in Camden, New Jersey, USA on the 17th April 1942, his mother was a seamstress and his father was a bassist, and worked various day jobs to support his family. In 1959 he began working with Jimmy Heath whose quartet included Sam Dockery on piano and the legendary Specs Wright on drums. At the age of seventeen Williams was playing with Gene Ammons and Sonny Stitt, just one month after graduating from Camden High School in 1960, and stayed with them for a year until the band got stranded in Kansas City.

Top Songs by Buster Williams


Skylark

by Kenny Barron Trio, Ben Riley &

There Is No Greater Love

by Kenny Barron Trio, Ben Riley &

Albums, Releases & Mixtapes


Ain't Misbehavin'

Ain't Misbehavin'

Buster Williams November 29, 2010

6 Tracks

Perfume e Caricias

Perfume e Caricias

Buster Williams July 26, 2010

9 Tracks

Dreams Come True (Digitally Remastered)

Dreams Come True (Digitally Remastered)

Buster Williams January 19, 2010

6 Tracks

Live Volume 1

Live Volume 1

Buster Williams May 29, 2008

6 Tracks

Dreams Come True

Dreams Come True

Buster Williams May 20, 2008

6 Tracks

On the Wings of an Eagle

On the Wings of an Eagle

Buster Williams February 27, 2007

9 Tracks

Live On Tour

Live On Tour

Kenny Barron November 20, 1996

6 Tracks

Pumpkins Delight

Pumpkins Delight

Kenny Barron December 4, 1993

5 Tracks

Something More

Something More

Buster Williams March 9, 1989

7 Tracks

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