Jimmy Cobb



Jimmy Cobb
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Rating
Active
1949
Born
January 20, 1929 in Washington, D.C.
Location
Washington, District of Columbia, United States
Biography
Jimmy Wilbur Cobb (born January 20, 1929, in Washington, D.C.) is an American jazz drummer. Probably his most famous work is on Miles Davis' Kind of Blue (1959), considered by many to be the quintessential jazz record. Cobb is the last surviving player from the session. He also played on other famous Davis albums, including Sketches of Spain, Someday My Prince Will Come, Miles Davis at Carnegie Hall, In Person Friday and Saturday Nights at the Blackhawk, Complete, and briefly on Porgy and Bess and Sorcerer.
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Top Songs by Jimmy Cobb


One Special Night

All My Tomorrows

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One Special Night

The Lamp Is Low

by Shawnn Monteiro, , Jimmy Woode, John Harrison III &

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One Special Night

The Nearness of You

by Shawnn Monteiro, , Jimmy Woode, John Harrison III &

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There Is No Greater Love

by George Coleman, , & Mike Stern

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On Green Dolphin Street

by George Coleman, , &

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Jazz In The Key Of Blue

I Had the Craziest Dream

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But Beautiful

by , , , &

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On Green Dolphin Street

by George Coleman, , Rob Carter & Mike Stern

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Warren Plays Warren (The Warren Vaché Quintet Plays the Music of Harry Warren)

I Had the Craziest Dream

by , , Kenny Drew Jr, Murray Wall &

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Albums, Releases & Mixtapes


Jazz In The Key Of Blue

Jazz In The Key Of Blue

Jimmy Cobb December 3, 2017

10 Tracks

Chicago South Side 1928-31

Chicago South Side 1928-31

Jimmy Cobb November 19, 2017

22 Tracks

Marsalis Music Honors Jimmy Cobb

Marsalis Music Honors Jimmy Cobb

Jimmy Cobb November 19, 2017

10 Tracks

Musica per il buon viaggio

Musica per il buon viaggio

Jimmy Cobb July 5, 2017

25 Tracks

With Respect to Bill Evans

With Respect to Bill Evans

Jimmy Cobb September 1, 2016

11 Tracks

The Original Mob

The Original Mob

Jimmy Cobb June 10, 2014

10 Tracks

Stickadiboom

Stickadiboom

Jimmy Cobb February 18, 2009

8 Tracks

West of 5th

West of 5th

Christian McBride January 6, 2006

11 Tracks

Marsalis Music Honors Series

Marsalis Music Honors Series

Jimmy Cobb January 1, 2006

10 Tracks

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Genres
Rock

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