Cannonball Adderley



Cannonball Adderley

Rating
Active
1955 to 1975
Born
September 15, 1928 in Tampa
Died
August 8, 1975
Location
Tampa, FL, United States
Biography
Julian Edwin "Cannonball" Adderley (September 15, 1928 - August 8, 1975) was a jazz alto saxophonist of the hard bop era of the 1950s and 1960s. Adderley is remembered for his 1966 single "Mercy Mercy Mercy", a crossover hit on the pop charts, and for his work with trumpeter Miles Davis, including on the epochal album Kind of Blue (1959). He was the brother of jazz cornetist Nat Adderley, a longtime member of his band. Early life and career: Originally from Tampa, Florida, Adderley moved to New York in the mid-1950s.

Albums, Releases & Mixtapes


Things Are Getting Better [Original Jazz Classics Remasters]

Things Are Getting Better [Original Jazz Classics Remasters]

Cannonball Adderley January 1, 2013

10 Tracks

Best of Cannonball Adderley

Best of Cannonball Adderley

Cannonball Adderley August 7, 2012

10 Tracks

Just Friends

Just Friends

Cannonball Adderley April 10, 2012

4 Tracks

The Very Best of Cannonball Adderley

The Very Best of Cannonball Adderley

Cannonball Adderley January 1, 2012

10 Tracks

Cannonball's Sharpshooters

Cannonball's Sharpshooters

Cannonball Adderley August 1, 2010

5 Tracks

Spontaneous Combustion

Spontaneous Combustion

Cannonball Adderley July 1, 2009

6 Tracks

Walk Tall: The David Axelrod Years

Walk Tall: The David Axelrod Years

Cannonball Adderley May 26, 2008

19 Tracks

Soul Zodiac

Soul Zodiac

Cannonball Adderley January 1, 2008

13 Tracks

The Very Best Of Jazz - Cannonball Adderley

The Very Best Of Jazz - Cannonball Adderley

Cannonball Adderley January 1, 2008

15 Tracks

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