Sonny Rollins



Sonny Rollins

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1948
Born
September 7, 1930 in New York
Location
New York, NY, United States
Biography
Walter Theodore "Sonny" Rollins (born September 7, 1930) is an American jazz tenor saxophonist, widely recognized as one of the most important and influential jazz musicians. In a seven-decade career, he has recorded at least sixty albums as leader and a number of his compositions, including "St. Thomas", "Oleo", "Doxy", "Pent-Up House", and "Airegin", have become jazz standards. Rollins has been called "the greatest living improviser.
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On the Sunny Side of the Street

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You Don't Know What Love Is

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In a Sentimental Mood

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The Sultans of Swing

On the Sunny Side of the Street

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On the Sunny Side of the Street

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Why Was I Born

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The Way You Look Tonight

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Blue Room

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I Know That You Know

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I Could Write a Book

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Albums, Releases & Mixtapes


Sonny Rollins With The Modern Jazz Quartet (Remastered)

Sonny Rollins With The Modern Jazz Quartet (Remastered)

Sonny Rollins November 18, 2017

13 Tracks

Holding the Stage (Road Shows, Vol. 4)

Holding the Stage (Road Shows, Vol. 4)

Sonny Rollins April 6, 2016

10 Tracks

Valse Hot

Valse Hot

Sonny Rollins June 1, 2014

10 Tracks

Scoops

Scoops

Sonny Rollins May 16, 2013

18 Tracks

Road Shows, Volume 2

Road Shows, Volume 2

Sonny Rollins September 26, 2011

6 Tracks

Original Album Classics

Original Album Classics

Sonny Rollins June 21, 2010

34 Tracks

The Standard Sonny Rollins

The Standard Sonny Rollins

Sonny Rollins June 21, 2010

10 Tracks

Now's the Time!

Now's the Time!

Sonny Rollins June 21, 2010

8 Tracks

Modern Jazz Quartet and Sonny Rollins

Modern Jazz Quartet and Sonny Rollins

Sonny Rollins January 1, 2010

13 Tracks

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