Ralph MacDonald

Ralph MacDonald

Real Name:
Ralph Anthony MacDonald
Profile:
Percussionist - songwriter - producer - engineer
Born on 15.03.1944 in Harlem, New York
Died 18.12.2011 in Stamford, Connecticut, USA.
He has released eight solo albums from 1976 to 1998. He co-wrote Roberta Flack & Donny Hathaway's "Where is the Love" and Bill Withers' "Just The Two Of Us"
He has played as a session percussionist in many artists' recordings -George Benson, David Bowie, Aretha Franklin, Art Garfunkel, Billy Joel, Quincy Jones, Carole King, Miriam Makeba, David Sanborn, Paul Simon, Steely Dan etc.
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Ralph MacDonald Discography

Albums

Ralph MacDonald Sound Of A Drum (Album) Marlin Italy 1976 Sell This Version
Ralph MacDonald The Path (Album) Marlin US 1978 Sell This Version
Ralph MacDonald Counterpoint (Album) Marlin UK 1979 Sell This Version
Ralph MacDonald Universal Rhythm (Album) Polydor Netherlands 1984 Sell This Version
Ralph MacDonald Surprize (Album) Polydor US 1985 Sell This Version
SA 059 Ralph MacDonald / Jeff Tyzik Ralph MacDonald / Jeff Tyzik - Polygram's "Surprize" That'll Make You "Smile"(LP, Promo, Smplr) Polygram, Polydor SA 059 US 1985 Sell This Version
VACM-1130 Ralph MacDonald Port Pleasure(CD, Album) Videoarts Music VACM-1130 Japan 1998 Sell This Version
none Ralph MacDonald Mixty Motions(CD, Album) Antisia Music none US 2007 Sell This Version
RL 32-9 The Michael Zager Band / Ralph MacDonald The Michael Zager Band / Ralph MacDonald - Counterpoint / Life's A Party(LP, Transcription) AFRTS (Armed Forces Radio & Television Service) RL 32-9 US Unknown Sell This Version

Singles & EPs

Ralph MacDonald Calypso Breakdown / Where Is The Love T.K. Disco US 1976 Sell This Version
Ralph MacDonald Where Is The Love Marlin Canada 1976 Sell This Version
Ralph MacDonald Jam On The Groove / Sound Of A Drum T.K. Disco US 1977 Sell This Version
Ralph MacDonald The Path-Part II & III T.K. Disco US 1977 Sell This Version
Ralph Macdonald I Need Someone / Discolypso (Single) T.K. Disco US 1979 Sell This Version
Sadao Watanabe With Eric Gale, Steve Gadd, Richard Tee, Anthony Jackson, Jeff Mironov, Dave Grusin, Ralph MacDonald, Jon Faddis And The Tokyo Philharmonic Orchestra* Sadao Watanabe With Eric Gale, Steve Gadd, Richard Tee, Anthony Jackson, Jeff Mironov, Dave Grusin, Ralph MacDonald, Jon Faddis And The Tokyo Philharmonic Orchestra* - No Problem / All About Love (Single) CBS UK 1980 Sell This Version
Ralph MacDonald In The Name Of Love (Single) Polydor US 1984 Sell This Version
Kurtis Blow / Ralph MacDonald Kurtis Blow / Ralph MacDonald - Basketball / It's The Game Polydor US 1984 Sell This Version
Ralph MacDonald Universal Rhythm (Single) London Records US 1984 Sell This Version
881 221-7 Ralph MacDonald Featuring Bill Withers Ralph MacDonald Featuring Bill Withers - In The Name Of Love(7", Single) Polydor 881 221-7 France 1984 Sell This Version
Ralph MacDonald You Need More Calypso (Single) Polydor UK 1985 Sell This Version
Ralph MacDonald Featuring Yogi Lee* Ralph MacDonald Featuring Yogi Lee* - Laying In His Arms Polydor US 1985 Sell This Version
Harold Faltermeyer / Ralph MacDonald Harold Faltermeyer / Ralph MacDonald - Axel F / Calypso Breakdown Unidisc Canada 1990 Sell This Version
SPEC-1548 Grover Washington Jr.* / Ralph MacDonald Grover Washington Jr.* / Ralph MacDonald - Mr. Magic / The Path(12") Unidisc SPEC-1548 Canada 1991 Sell This Version
TIX 050 Peter Brown (2) / Ralph Mac Donald* Peter Brown (2) / Ralph Mac Donald* - Do You Want To Get Funky With Me / Calypso Break Down(12") 12 Inch Stars TIX 050 Italy Unknown Sell This Version

Compilations

WESM 586 Ralph MacDonald Sound Of A Drum / The Path(CD, Album, Comp) Westside WESM 586 UK 1998 Sell This Version

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April 13, 2014
If you go one Ralphs website you see albums he has done but i cant find anywhere to puchase only online download versions can anyone shed any light on this can you find cd or lp copies

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