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

DXL1 4030 Ralph MacDonald Sound Of A Drum (Album) Marlin DXL1 4030 Italy 1976 Sell This Version
MARLIN 2210 Ralph MacDonald The Path (Album) Marlin MARLIN 2210 US 1978 Sell This Version
S TKR 83373 Ralph MacDonald Counterpoint (Album) Marlin S TKR 83373 UK 1979 Sell This Version
823 323-1 Ralph MacDonald Universal Rhythm (Album) Polydor 823 323-1 Netherlands 1984 Sell This Version
422-827 078-1 Y-1 Ralph MacDonald Surprize (Album) Polydor 422-827 078-1 Y-1 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

Singles & EPs

TKD-14 Ralph MacDonald Calypso Breakdown / Where Is The Love T.K. Disco TKD-14 US 1976 Sell This Version
XB - 02152 Ralph MacDonald Where Is The Love Marlin XB - 02152 Canada 1976 Sell This Version
3312 Ralph MacDonald Jam On The Groove / Sound Of A Drum T.K. Disco 3312 US 1977 Sell This Version
3319 Ralph MacDonald The Path-Part II & III T.K. Disco 3319 US 1978 Sell This Version
3337 Ralph Macdonald I Need Someone / Discolypso (Single) T.K. Disco 3337 US 1979 Sell This Version
S CBS 12 9348 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 S CBS 12 9348 UK 1980 Sell This Version
PRO 309-1 Ralph MacDonald In The Name Of Love (Single) Polydor PRO 309-1 US 1984 Sell This Version
881 529-7 DJ Kurtis Blow / Ralph MacDonald Kurtis Blow / Ralph MacDonald - Basketball / It's The Game Polydor 881 529-7 DJ US 1984 Sell This Version
881 545 Ralph MacDonald Universal Rhythm (Single) London Records 881 545 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
LON 91, 883 869-7 Ralph MacDonald You Need More Calypso (Single) Polydor LON 91, 883 869-7 UK 1985 Sell This Version
883 322-1 Ralph MacDonald Featuring Yogi Lee* Ralph MacDonald Featuring Yogi Lee* - Laying In His Arms Polydor 883 322-1 US 1985 Sell This Version
SPEC-1482 Harold Faltermeyer / Ralph MacDonald Harold Faltermeyer / Ralph MacDonald - Axel F / Calypso Breakdown Unidisc SPEC-1482 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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