Real Name:
Leon Chancler
Profile:
American soul, funk and jazz drummer, percussionist, songwriter and producer, born July 1, 1952 in Shreveport, LA, USA, died February 3, 2018 in Los Angeles, CA, USA.
Member of Santana from 1974 to 1976.
Chancler was highly sought after as a studio percussionist, and worked with many artists such as George Duke, Patrice Rushen, Hubert Laws, The Crusaders, Frank Sinatra, Weather Report, Lionel Richie, Kenny Rogers, Thelonious Monk and John Lee Hooker. He probably reached his largest audience with his drumming on Michael Jackson's 'Billie Jean'.
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"Ndugu" Leon Chancier, 'Ndugu' Leon Chancler, (Ndugu) Leon Chancler, C. Johnson, Chancelor, Chancler, Chancler Ndugu, Chancler, Leon "Ndugu", Chancler, Ndugu, Chander, Chaucer, L. "Ndugu" Chancler, L. Chanceler, L. Chancelor, L. Chancier, L. Chanclear, L. Chancler, L. Chancler Ndugen, L. Chandler, L. N. Chanceler, L. N. Chancler, L. Ndugu Chancler, L.Chancler, L.H. Chancler, L.N. Chancler, L.N. Chandler, L.N.Chancler, L.eon 'Ndugu' Chancler, Leon "Engtugn" Chanceler, Leon "Ndu Gu" Chancler, Leon "Ndugo" Chancler, Leon "Ndugu" Chancler, Leon "Ndugu" Chancellor, Leon "Ndugu" Chancelor, Leon "Ndugu" Chancler, Leon "Ndugu" Chandler, Leon "Nudge" Chancellor, Leon '' Ndugu '' Chancler, Leon ''Ndugu'' Chancler, Leon 'Ndu Gu' Chancler, Leon 'Ndugu Chancler', Leon 'Ndugu" Chancler, Leon 'Ndugu' Chancler, Leon 'Ndugu' Chancelor, Leon 'Ndugu' Chancler, Leon (Ndugu) Chancler, Leon Chanceler, Leon Chancelor, Leon Chancler, Leon Chancler "Ndugu", Leon Chandler, Leon Chansler, Leon N'Dugu Chancler, Leon Nduga Chancler, Leon Ndugu, Leon Ndugu Chancelor, Leon «Ndugu» Chancler, Leon “Ndugu” Chancler, Leon “Ngudu” Chancler, Leon"Ndugu"Chancler, León "Ndugu" Chancler, N'Dugu Chancler, N'dugu Chancler, N. Chancler, N. Chandler, N.Chancler, N.L. Chancler, NDUGU ( Leon Chancler), NLeon "Ndugu" Chancler, Ndigi Chancellor, Ndu Gu (Leon Chancler), NduGu (Leon Chancler), Ndugo, Ndugo Chancler, Ndugu, Ndugu "Leon" Chancler, Ndugu 'Leon' Chancler, Ndugu ( Leon Chancler), Ndugu (L. Chancler), Ndugu (Leon Chancelor), Ndugu (Leon Chancler), Ndugu (Leon Ndugu Chancler, Ndugu (Leon) Chancelor, Ndugu (Leon) Chancler, Ndugu / Leon Chancler, Ndugu /Leon Chancler, Ndugu Chanceler, Ndugu Chancellor, Ndugu Chancelor, Ndugu Chancier, Ndugu Chancler, Ndugu Chandler, Ndugu Leon, Ndugu Leon Chancellor, Ndugu Leon Chancelor, Ndugu Leon Chancler, Ndugu/Leon Chancler, Ndugu: Leon Chancler, Neon "Ndugu" Chancler, Ngudu, Ngudu (Leon Chancler), Ngudu Chancler, Ngugu Chancler, Nougu, N’dugu Chancler, Undugu Chancler

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RS 7204 Everybody Loves A Winner — Leon Ndugu Chancler Harold Johnson Sextet Harold Johnson Sextet - Everybody Loves A Winner (Album) Revue RS 7204 US 1968 Sell This Version
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MRL 344 Choma (Burn) — Leon Ndugu Chancler Harold Land Harold Land - Choma (Burn) (Album) Mainstream Records MRL 344 US 1971 Sell This Version
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46 077 Mwandishi — Leon Ndugu Chancler Herbie Hancock Herbie Hancock - Mwandishi (Album) Warner Bros. Records 46 077 Germany 1971 Sell This Version
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SES-1972-4 Alkebu-Lan - Land Of The Blacks (Live At The East) — Leon Ndugu Chancler Mtume Umoja Ensemble Mtume Umoja Ensemble - Alkebu-Lan - Land Of The Blacks (Live At The East) (Album) Strata-East SES-1972-4 US 1972 Sell This Version
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MRL 367 Damisi — Leon Ndugu Chancler Harold Land Harold Land - Damisi (Album) Mainstream Records MRL 367 US 1972 Sell This Version
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SXBS 7024 Bill Cosby Presents Badfoot Brown And The Bunions Bradford Funeral Marching Band — Leon Ndugu Chancler Bill Cosby Presents Badfoot Brown And The Bunions Bradford Funeral Marching Band Bill Cosby Presents Badfoot Brown And The Bunions Bradford Funeral Marching Band - Bill Cosby Presents Badfoot Brown And The Bunions Bradford Funeral Marching Band (Album) Sussex SXBS 7024 US 1972 Sell This Version
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LPP-88113 Universe — Leon Ndugu Chancler Hampton Hawes Hampton Hawes - Universe (Album) Prestige, Prestige LPP-88113 Japan 1972 Sell This Version
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JMR-1001, JMR 1001 Simply Macrame — Leon Ndugu Chancler Bobby Rodriguez (3) Judy's In Love (as Ndugu) Bobby Rodriguez (3) - Simply Macrame (Album) Jazz Men Records, Jazz Men Records JMR-1001, JMR 1001 US 1973 Sell This Version
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2SA-311 Excursions — Leon Ndugu Chancler Eddie Harris Fragmentary Apparitions (as Ndugu) Eddie Harris - Excursions (Album) Atlantic 2SA-311 Canada 1973 Sell This Version
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BJQD/10 Talk To My Lady — Leon Ndugu Chancler Gene Russell Gene Russell - Talk To My Lady (Album) Black Jazz Records BJQD/10 US 1973 Sell This Version
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M-9048 Looking Glass — Leon Ndugu Chancler Michael Howell Michael Howell - Looking Glass (Album) Milestone (4) M-9048 US 1973 Sell This Version
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PRST-10060, PR 10060, 10060 Blues For Walls — Leon Ndugu Chancler Hampton Hawes Hampton Hawes - Blues For Walls (Album) Prestige, Prestige, Prestige PRST-10060, PR 10060, 10060 US 1973 Sell This Version
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revelation 18, REVELATION 18, REV-18 Secrets — Leon Ndugu Chancler John Carter (3) / Bobby Bradford John Carter (3) / Bobby Bradford - Secrets(LP, Album) Revelation Records (3), Revelation Records (3), Revelation Records (3) revelation 18, REVELATION 18, REV-18 US 1973 Sell This Version
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10 22573-9 Piano Power! (A Panorama Of Jazz Piano Styles) — Leon Ndugu Chancler Various The Opening (as Ndugu) Various - Piano Power! (A Panorama Of Jazz Piano Styles) (Comp) MPS Records, BASF 10 22573-9 Germany 1974 Sell This Version
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WB 66 034 Treasure Chest — Leon Ndugu Chancler Herbie Hancock Herbie Hancock - Treasure Chest(2xLP, Comp) Warner Bros. Records WB 66 034 Germany 1974 Sell This Version
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ECM 1044 ST Love, Love — Leon Ndugu Chancler Julian Priester Pepo Mtoto* Julian Priester Pepo Mtoto* - Love, Love (Album) ECM Records ECM 1044 ST US 1974 Sell This Version
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BJQD/18 Proceed With Caution! — Leon Ndugu Chancler Calvin Keys Calvin Keys - Proceed With Caution! (Album) Black Jazz Records, Black Jazz Records BJQD/18 US 1974 Sell This Version
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SD 1649 Brother Where Are You — Leon Ndugu Chancler Oscar Brown, Jr.* Oscar Brown, Jr.* - Brother Where Are You (Album) Atlantic SD 1649 US 1974 Sell This Version
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P 10089 Prelusion — Leon Ndugu Chancler Patrice Rushen Patrice Rushen - Prelusion (Album) Prestige P 10089 US 1974 Sell This Version
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MC 25355 Feel — Leon Ndugu Chancler George Duke George Duke - Feel (Album) MPS Records, BASF MC 25355 US 1974 Sell This Version
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P-10086 Bridge Into The New Age — Leon Ndugu Chancler Azar Lawrence Warriors Of Peace (as Ndugu) and 1 more… Azar Lawrence - Bridge Into The New Age (Album) Prestige P-10086 US 1974 Sell This Version
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BLPS 19184 The Elements — Leon Ndugu Chancler Joe Henderson Featuring Alice Coltrane Joe Henderson Featuring Alice Coltrane - The Elements (Album) Milestone (4) BLPS 19184 Germany 1974 Sell This Version
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YX-7016 The Skipper At Home — Leon Ndugu Chancler Henry Franklin Henry Franklin - The Skipper At Home (Album) Black Jazz Records YX-7016 Japan 1974 Sell This Version
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CBS 69084, 69084, PC 33135 Borboletta — Leon Ndugu Chancler Santana Here And Now (as Ndugu (Leon Chancler)) and 1 more… Santana - Borboletta (Album) Columbia CBS 69084, 69084, PC 33135 Europe 1974 Sell This Version
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MC 22018 Faces In Reflection — Leon Ndugu Chancler George Duke George Duke - Faces In Reflection (Album) MPS Records, BASF MC 22018 US 1974 Sell This Version