Billy Higgins

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American jazz drummer (born October 11, 1936 in Los Angeles, CA, USA - died: May 3, 2001 in Inglewood, CA, USA).

For the American singer and songwriter (1888-1937), see Billy Higgins (2).
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BST 84292 Billy Higgins - Slow Drag album art Donald Byrd Donald Byrd - Slow Drag (Album) Blue Note BST 84292 US 1968 Sell This Version
SES-19737, SES-19738 Billy Higgins - Glass Bead Games album art Clifford Jordan Quartet John Coltrane (as Higgins) Clifford Jordan Quartet - Glass Bead Games(2xLP, Album) Strata-East, Strata-East SES-19737, SES-19738 US 1974 Sell This Version
VPA 141 Billy Higgins - Soweto album art Billy Higgins Bahia, Bahia, Bahia Billy Higgins - Soweto (Album) Red Record VPA 141 Italy 1979 Sell This Version
DLP 542 Billy Higgins - (1924-1925) album art Helen Gross Dark Man (You Ain't Gonna Darken My Life) Helen Gross - (1924-1925)(LP, Comp, Mono, Ltd, RM) Document Records (2) DLP 542 Austria 1988 Sell This Version
314-510 853-2 Billy Higgins - Dark Metals album art Anthony Cox Anthony Cox - Dark Metals (Album) Minor Music 314-510 853-2 US 1991 Sell This Version
TOCJ-5866 Billy Higgins - Early Byrd - The Best Of The Jazz Soul Years album art Donald Byrd Donald Byrd - Early Byrd - The Best Of The Jazz Soul Years(CD, Comp) Blue Note TOCJ-5866 Japan 1993 Sell This Version
SJR LP19 Billy Higgins - Soul Jazz Love Strata-East album art Various John Coltrane Various - Soul Jazz Love Strata-East (Comp) Soul Jazz Records, Strata-East SJR LP19 UK 1994 Sell This Version
DOCD-5477 Billy Higgins - In Chronological Order 1924-1925 album art Helen Gross Dark Man (You Ain't Gonna Darken My Life) Helen Gross - In Chronological Order 1924-1925(CD, Comp) Document Records (2) DOCD-5477 Austria 1996 Sell This Version
E2 72438 56508 2 6, 72438 56508 2 6 Billy Higgins - The Blue Box: Blue Note's Best album art Various Jellyroll Various - The Blue Box: Blue Note's Best(4xCD, Comp) EMI Music Canada, EMI Music Canada E2 72438 56508 2 6, 72438 56508 2 6 Canada 1997 Sell This Version
MMF 1019 Billy Higgins - Leimert Park album art Kamau Daáood* Kamau Daáood* - Leimert Park(CD, Album) Mama Records (2) MMF 1019 US 1997 Sell This Version
7243 4 97156 2 2, 497 1562 Billy Higgins - Blue Bossa (Cool Cuts From The Tropics - Volume 2) album art Various Book's Bossa Various - Blue Bossa (Cool Cuts From The Tropics - Volume 2) (Comp) Blue Note, Blue Note 7243 4 97156 2 2, 497 1562 Europe 1998 Sell This Version
7243 4 96378 2 5 Billy Higgins - The Blue Note Years Volume Three: Organ And Soul 1956 - 1967   album art Various Slow Drag Various - The Blue Note Years Volume Three: Organ And Soul 1956 - 1967 (2xCD, Comp) Blue Note 7243 4 96378 2 5 Europe 1998 Sell This Version
UCCE-1041/42 Billy Higgins - Which Way Is East album art Charles Lloyd / Billy Higgins My Lord, My Lord and 9 more… Charles Lloyd / Billy Higgins - Which Way Is East (Album) ECM Records, ECM Records UCCE-1041/42 Japan 2004 Sell This Version
MD6-256 Billy Higgins - The Complete Clifford Jordan Strata-East Sessions album art Clifford Jordan John Coltrane Clifford Jordan - The Complete Clifford Jordan Strata-East Sessions(Box, Comp, Ltd, Num, 5,0 + CD, Album, RE + CD, Alb) Mosaic Records (2) MD6-256 US 2013 Sell This Version
none, 940 239-2 Billy Higgins - Jazz Autour De Minuit album art Various Slow Drag Various - Jazz Autour De Minuit(CD, Comp, Dig) Blue Note, EMI none, 940 239-2 France Unknown Sell This Version
X-302 Billy Higgins - Me And My Lover / Up in Teddy's New Flat album art Teddy Edwards Quartet, Billy Higgins Teddy Edwards Quartet, Billy Higgins - Me And My Lover / Up in Teddy's New Flat(7", Single) Pacific Jazz X-302 US Unknown Sell This Version

Instruments & Performance

C3538 Billy Higgins - Presenting Red Mitchell album art Red Mitchell Red Mitchell - Presenting Red Mitchell (Album) Contemporary Records C3538 US 1957 Sell This Version
8005, 3266 Billy Higgins - Cal Tjader-Stan Getz Sextet album art Cal Tjader-Stan Getz Sextet* Cal Tjader-Stan Getz Sextet* - Cal Tjader-Stan Getz Sextet (Album) Fantasy, Fantasy 8005, 3266 US 1958 Sell This Version
C 3551 Billy Higgins - Something Else!!!! album art Ornette Coleman Ornette Coleman - Something Else!!!! (Album) Contemporary Records C 3551 US 1958 Sell This Version
DFLP 1209 Billy Higgins - Vital Organ - Murder At The Keyboard album art Ron Feuer Ron Feuer - Vital Organ - Murder At The Keyboard(LP, Album) DEl-Fi Records DFLP 1209 US 1959 Sell This Version
ATL-EP 80.035 Ornette Coleman Ornette Coleman - Bird Food (Single, EP) Atlantic ATL-EP 80.035 1959 Sell This Version
1317 Billy Higgins - The Shape Of Jazz To Come album art Ornette Coleman Ornette Coleman - The Shape Of Jazz To Come (Album) Atlantic, Atlantic 1317 US 1959 Sell This Version
KSEP 3186 Billy Higgins - For All We Know / My Buddy album art Cal Tjader - Stan Getz Sextet Cal Tjader - Stan Getz Sextet - For All We Know / My Buddy(7", EP) Karusell KSEP 3186 Sweden 1959 Sell This Version
WP-1293 / 841 Billy Higgins - Like Soul! album art Gloria Smyth Gloria Smyth - Like Soul! (Album) World Pacific Records WP-1293 / 841 US 1960 Sell This Version
DL 9217 Billy Higgins - Fred Katz And His Jammers album art Fred Katz And His Jammers* Fred Katz And His Jammers* - Fred Katz And His Jammers (Album) Decca DL 9217 US 1960 Sell This Version

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Tommy_C

Tommy_C

January 14, 2010
Billy Higgins also appears on Paul Horn Quintet's 1960 recording "Something Blue."

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